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.

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)

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

Pumpkin Festival

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Saturday, October 11th
New Location: Memorial Drive at Somersworth High School

Presented by the Somersworth Festival Association this pumpkin themed event will run from 10am to 4pm where, by purchasing a $12 bracelet. Kids can participate in activities including pumpkin carving, painting, smashing and shooting plus scarecrow making, bag or cookie decorating, storytelling, hay rides, face painting, various games and have family photos taken. There will also be two stages with entertainment and a food court. No charge for adults. Parking available at the pavilion at the football field, St. Martins and Bethany Church, the  SAU Building and Cemetery Road.

Plus, the Orthopedic Sports Therapy Services will present Jeanne’s Journey 5K Road Race at 8:30am.
For additional information, contact Sue Gregoire at 603-692-5869


Upcoming Bridge Construction

The Somersworth/Berwick Bridge will be closed to all traffic beginning at 9pm Thursday, September 25th until 6am Friday, September 26th.  Alternate routes will be posted. The crews will be removing the Phase II girders.


9/18 and 9/19 notices

There will be night work performed at the intersection of High St./W. High St. between 5pm Thursday, Sept. 18th and 7 am on the 19th.  Please avoid the area if possible.

Paving will take place on Friday, September 19th between the bridge and Canal St. and on High St.  from the Intersection of High/W. High St. and Noble St.


Construction Update for the Week of September 22nd

1.  Stairs at City Hall and Prospect St. to be completed.
2. Water and drainage work on High St. between Noble St. and Constitutional Way.
3. Installation of curbing on Market St.
4. Permanent water service tie-ins on High St. between Noble St. and Mt. Vernon.

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