Revaluation of Property Assessments

A real estate property “Revaluation” is an update of all property assessments within a city. read more


Interview with City Economic Development Manager

Downtown Construction Update….Click “Read More” to see
Latest Video Update given by City Economic Development Manager, Christine Soutter.


Downtown Construction Project

The Somersworth downtown infrastructure and enhancement project will encompass upgrades to the water, sewer and drainage systems
along a portion of High Street and Market Street. Immediately following is the Downtown Enhancement Project which includes new sidewalks, the creation of a landscaped focal point, and various other streetscape enhancements. The projects are expected to close out by the end of October 2014.


Doing Business-

Welcome to Somersworth NH, a City with a proud history and a bright future. Conveniently located an hour north of Boston and just minutes from Portsmouth NH, Somersworth is a great choice for companies looking to start or grow their business.


Hilltop City Bluegrass Festival

Coming Soon


Date:  Saturday, September 13th

Time:   10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Place:  Pavilion, 11 Memorial Drive, Somersworth

Bluegrass music all day, beer garden, food and craft vendors.

For more information and to purchase tickets please go to:

Mayor’s Community Forum

“Come discuss community issues, voice your concerns
and give ideas to help move Somersworth forward” 

Saturdays:    9:00am – 10:30am

Place:     City Council Chambers

(please use access door to City Hall via High Street)

August 23rd:    Mayor, Ward 3 City Councilor, and School Board Member

September 13th :     Mayor, Ward 4 City Councilor, and School Board Member

October 18th:      Mayor, Ward 5 City Councilor, and School Board Member

November 22nd:      Mayor, At – Large City Councilors and School Board Members

December 13th:     Mayor, At – Large City Councilors and School Board Members


Construction Update for the Week of July 28th

  • Hamilton St. will have an all day, 7am-5pm water shut down on Monday, July 28th.
  • Water, sewer and drainage work will continue on Market St. and High St.
  • Severino will need to access the buildings on High St. located between Mt. Vernon and Noble St. to locate services on Tuesday, July 28th between 9-11am.

Questions call Christine at City Economic Development Office at 692-9516 or City Manager at 692-9503


Bridge Construction Update

The Phase 1 deck is scheduled to be placed on Thursday, July 31st.  Placement should be completed by noon and the bridge will remain open.  Please expect some delays.


Scheduled Gate Valve Work

The City will perform scheduled gate valve work on July 31st on Crest Drive from 7:30 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.

No water interruption is anticipated, but motorists will not be able to enter High Street from Crest Drive.

Contact either Public Works (692-4266) or the City Manager (692-9503) with questions or concerns.


Upcoming Construction

Constitutional Way will have an all day, 7am-5pm water shut down on Monday, August 4th.

Paving is scheduled for both sides of High St. (City Hall block) the week of August 18th.

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