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Town of New Hampton - Online Privacy Policy
Privacy Policy
Updated: 12/10/2019
The Town of New Hampton operates .  This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of Personal Information we receive from users of the Site.
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Web Site Policy Regarding Information and External Links
The Town of New Hampton website is for informing the residents of New Hampton of civic activities within the town of New Hampton, Newfound area and surrounding Lakes Region area. It is not for soliciting, sales/promotional activities or promoting political agendas. The Town will only allow information and links to county, state, federal governmental agencies, school activities, activities of civic or non-profit organizations and related services that are determined may benefit the New Hampton residents. Adopted by the Board of Selectmen 4/19/2010

This website does not contain all Town regulations and ordinances. Additional ordinances are posted in the lobby of the Town Office.

The Town of New Hampton has prepared this web site as a public resource for informational purposes only. It is intended, but not promised or guaranteed, to be correct, complete and up-to-date. The links within this site may let you leave this site (the "linked sites"). The linked sites are not under the control of the Town and the Town is not responsible for or warranty the accuracy of the contents of any linked site, or any link contained in a linked site or any changes, updates or modifications to such sites. The Town provides these links only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by the Town, of the site or any association with their operations.

Latest News: 

Fire Marshall's Office - January Safety Educator with information on winter safety in the home (more...)

The Belknap County Drug Task Force along with participating area law enforcement agencies cannot be successful without the assistance and support of the citizens.  We welcome... (more...)

New Hampton Historical Society Upcoming 2019-20 Programs (more...)

New Hampton Garden Club (more...)

Take Precautions Against Multiple Diseases Carried by Ticks (more...)

Social Day Care Program for Seniors with Alzheimers (more...)

Introducing the new "Belknap House" (more...)

Track Your Ballot (more...)

Free NH Alerts Cellphone App from NHDOS (more...)

Important Information on Smoke Alarms (more...)

New Hampton Nature-Fitness Trail

New pedestrian trail...Take a nice stroll (more...)

Click here for Trail Guidelines

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New Hampton Transfer Station Hours
Mon......8 am - 4 pm
Wed....10 am - 4 pm
Sat........8 am - 4 pm

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with more information. 
In Need of Transportation??
Mid-State Regional Ride Resource Directory lists transportation services throughout NH, connecting people to transportation services in the community. Some services listed are free, some by donation, and some have reduced fees.
Go to to be redirected to their website for further information.
Community Action Program
Your Resource for Healthy Aging – serving communities throughout Belknap and Merrimack Counties.
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Rural Transportation Services offers door to door demand response transit services through their senior centers. Or become a volunteer through the Volunteer Driver Program.
Go to: to be redirected to their website for further information.

Health Tips
From the NH Dept of
Health and Human Services

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Prevention Guidelines for West Nile Virus
West Nile Virus Risk Map for New Hampshire

Tick bites and Lyme Disease Treatment

Newfound Area Nursing Association
Our Mission

  The Newfound Area Nursing Association is committed to providing quality home health care to all families in our communities.

  Our services, programs and clinics are designed to promote quality of life, independent living through treatment and education, a sense of well-being through compassionate care and optimism for improved future health.

Click here to be directed to their website.

Well Testing
Information about water quality testing for private wells - from the N.H. Dept. of Environmental Services

2nd Session Town Meeting on March 10th
The First Session of the 2020 Town Meeting was held on Tuesday, the 4th day of February, which consisted of explanation, discussion and debate of the warrant articles.
Click here for PowerPoint presentation used at the First Deliberative Session.
Click here for the 2020 Proposed Budget as amended    Click here for the Default Budget
Click here for the 2020 Proposed Warrant as amended
You are also notified to meet for the Second Session of the 2020 Town Meeting, to vote by official ballot Election of town officers, zoning amendments and the warrant articles as they may have been amended at the First Session, to be held at the Town House, 86 Town House Road, New Hampton on Tuesday, the 10th day of March next. Polls for voting by official ballot at the Town House will open at 11:00 a.m. and will close at 7:00 p.m. unless the town votes to keep the polls open to a later hour.

Announcing the Retirement of Town Administrator Barbara Lucas

At the Selectmen’s meeting of December 12th, Selectmen Mark Denoncour read the following Commendation from Governor Christopher Sununu:
“Whereas Barbara Lucas is the Town Administrator of the Town of New Hampton and is retiring on December 19, 2019 after more than 28 years of honorable service to the Town, (Mr. Denoncour stated that it was actually 30 years)
Whereas Barbara has been an ardent protector of the environmental quality of the Town of New Hampton through her work in marshalling local resources and expertise in helping to implement an innovative gas extraction strategy in the closing of the New Hampton Landfill,
And whereas she successfully led the Town in the construction of the Central Street Bridge, a main access road from the town to nearby business areas, saving many residents from driving extra miles to work and seeking recreation in surrounding communities,

And whereas she served those most in need by insuring that every resource was available to our most vulnerable residents recognizing that she made a real difference in the lives of many,
Whereas she worked tirelessly and persistently in developing plans for a Public Safety Building that was adopted after several votes giving citizens of New Hampton a valuable resource that will serve future generations,

And whereas Barbara has clearly demonstrated her remarkable interpersonal and leadership skills as she guided 19 different Selectmen and women, 17 different Boards of Selectmen and women, over the course of her 28 year career,
Now therefore I, Christopher T. Sununu, Governor of the State of New Hampshire, do hereby commend Barbara Lucas for her service and dedication to the Town of New Hampton and wish her all the best for the future.”

Barbara started in New Hampton by assisting with the Planning Board and later helping the first Selectmen’s Assistant Elaine Seaver with the day to day tasks in the office.  Eventually Barbara became the Town’s first Town Administrator.  Over the years Barbara accomplished so much, as many individuals are aware of.  In addition to the accomplishments noted in Governor Sununu’s Commendation, with many more that were not noted, she was very proud that she helped New Hampton obtain two grants, one to repair the original windows in the historic Town House and another to restore two old stage curtains.  The Town House is part of New Hampton’s history and she recognized it as something to be treasured, while preserving its historic significance. 
Doing what was best for New Hampton was first and foremost in Barbara’s decision making process.  She enjoyed bringing all of the affected and interested parties together for the best solution on any issue facing the Town.  It was as if she was born and raised in New Hampton, as she cared for our town that much. 
Barbara Lucas will be greatly missed!

Neil Irvine has stepped down as Chairman of the Board of Selectmen and assumed the role of Interim Town Administrator while the Board begins the recruitment process to find our next Town Administrator.

NASD - Important Dates

Click here for Newfound Area School District important dates.

Road Surface Management System Report Results

In March the town voted to approve appropriations to perform an inventory and evaluation of paved town roads using a road surface management software (RSMS) to develop a detailed management plan with recommendations for future improvements.  The Lakes Region Planning Commission performed this assessment and created this plan in partnership with the NH Department of Transportation and UNH Technology Transfer Center. Inventory and Assessments were entered into the RSMS software for analysis, prioritization, and generation of repair strategies. Repair strategies and a 10-year budget plan have been prepared in partnership with the town and presented within this report.  This management plan will be used as a tool by the Highway Dept. 

Click here for the results of that report.
Bringing the Presence of the Past into the Present
The History Corner
New Hampton - GET OUT the VOTE! – in 1810

Below is an 1810 printed note from the Governor of New Hampshire, John Langdon – an original signer of the United States Constitution and one of New Hampshire’s first senators. It is also signed by the Secretary of State, Samuel Sparhawk. This was sent to Selectmen in New Hampton to remind voters to please do their civic duty. Enjoy!

For more information on the history of the town, please visit the New Hampton Historical Society website at
Kent Bicknell
Curator of Special Collections
The Gordon-Nash Library at New Hampton School
January 28, 2020

Status of Village Precinct Water
September 3, 2019

New Hampton Village Precinct's Water Department has provided another update to the recent reports of changes to the water quality.

Click here for recent status, dated 8/29/19.
Click here for information on "Lead in Your Water".
Village Precinct Lead & Copper Results
July - August Water Quality Testing Results

Northern Pass Project
Unanimous Decision by the Supreme Court
Decision of the Site Evaluation Committee was affirmed !!!

Click here to read the full decision

Police Department Activity
Click below for the most recent activity:

Dec. 2019

Click here to be re-directed to the Police Department page to view activity for previous weeks