Welcome to Atkinson
Atkinson is a quiet, bedroom community town located in southern New Hampshire. The winding road of Main Street is both historic and beautiful and was recently adopted as one of New Hampshire's scenic byways. Conveniently located between Routes 125 and 111, you can enjoy country living with easy access to shopping and urban areas.
Current News and Upcoming Events!
Atkinson Summer Farmers Market
The Atkinson Farmers Market will change the days of the week from Friday to Saturday during the summer. The hours will be 9:00 am to 1:00 pm, Saturday, June 22, 2013 through to Saturday, October 12, 2013 (no market on July 6, 2013 due to holiday). All markets now held at Freshwater Farms, conveniently located off Route 111 at 1 Kip Cam Road.
2013 Mosquito Control
The 2013 Mosquito season is upon us. The Town of Atkinson has contracted with Swamp Inc. for this years Mosquito surveillance, collection and testing beginning in June 2013. For detailed information concerning collection dates, traps descriptions, pesticide details and links to other informative websites click here.
Atkinson Community Center Closed
The Atkinson Community Center Banquet Hall/Function Room is closed pending structural reinforcement/remediation.
Meeting Rooms 1 and 2 are still available to be rented with application/registration. Applications may be found online in the "Available
Forms and Documents" section of the Community Center page, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 603.362.5531.
If there is no answer, please leave a message and we will return your call at our next opportunity.
We will continue to update the status of the Function Room on this site as additional information becomes available. Meanwhile, please pardon the inconvenience, and be assured that your safety is our primary concern.
Low Moderate Income Property Tax Relief
If you have been a property owner in Atkinson since April 1, 2012; and have a 2012 Adjusted Gross Income for your household of less than $20,000 (Single), or $40,000 (Married), you may be eligible for a Tax Relief Refund from the State of New Hampshire. To file for a refund click here for a printable .pdf version of the DP-8 form. These forms are also available in the Town Hall, Library and the Community Center, and must be filed by June 30, 2013.
The town of Atkinson has several volunteer Committee Vacancies. Anyone interested in signing up for an open position may download and fill out the Application for Committee Appointment and return it to the Selectmen’s Office. To view a list of vacancies, click here to go to the Careers/Volunteer page.
2012 Atkinson Town Report
The 2012 Atkinson Town Report is now available online. To view the report go to the "Town Reports" section of the Selectmen's page. Paper copies are also available in the Selectmen's office at the Town Hall.