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Dog Licenses Available

Dog licenses for 2017 are now available in the Office of the City Clerk. Owners or keepers of dogs 4 months old or over must annually license their dog (s) on or before April 30th. A current rabies vaccination must be presented. If the dog has been neutered or spayed, a certificate must be furnished […]

Forest Glade Cemetery Nominated to the National Register of Historic Places

PRESS RELEASE Feb 2 2017 National Register of Historic Places

Mast Point Dam Revitalization Project

The City is pleased to announce the completion of the Mast Point Dam Revitalization Project in December 2016. The City was awarded a Land & Water Conservation Fund Grant in 2014 to revitalize this hidden gem in Somersworth. Mast Point Dam Recreation Area is now home to an expansive trail system abutting the Salmon Falls […]

The Mayor’s State of the City Address – March 6

Honorable members of the City Council, School Board, City and School Officials, citizens of Somersworth; The state of our City is our journey on what many believed was the “Never Forever Endeavor”. The ending of the roar of the industrial machines of the once great mills, ushered in a dark chapter for our community. The […]

Mayor’s Community Forum – Saturday April 8

Saturday, April 8 9:00-10:30am at City Hall in the City Council Chambers. Please join the Mayor, At – Large City Councilors Dave Witham and Jessica Paradis, School Board Members Kelly Brennan and Matt Hanlon Come discuss Community issues, voice your concerns and help move Somersworth forward! The purpose of these forums are to foster dialog […]

Somersworth March City Newsletter

March 2017 Somersworth Community Newsletter

State of the City Address – City Manager/School Superintendent

State of City Address March 6, 2017

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.

“Echo”-Episode 7 NOW SHOWING

Echo 7 featuring Mayor Hilliard, Jenne Holmes, Editor & Founder of “Somersworth Now” will be talking about Somersworth’s new Career Technical Center and the CTC education in the Hilltop City”. Watch it here now: “The Echo” will air everyday on Channel 22.          

Historic Hilltop School Reuse Proposal


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