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 July 21st

  • High St  from Highland to West High will be closed for the rest of the week and on  Monday July 21st. Traffic is being detoured off of High St down Constitutional Way.

Next week, July 21st

  • Crews will be on Market St installing sewer line from Canal up to Main St.
  • Crews will also be installing water line on High St from Station to Constitutional Way

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


Gate Valve Replacement Scheduled for July 22, 2013

The City of Somersworth will be replacing a gate valve on Tuesday, July 22 on Highland St.  Water will be off at 7:00 a.m. for approx. 8 ½ hours.  It is expected to affect Highland St residents as well as those receiving water from the temporary water line between Station St and Constitutional Way.  Also affected is  Grand St, from Prospect to Mt. Vernon.

Thank you for your understanding and patience during this repair.  Any questions may be directed to the Public Works Office at 603-692-4266 or the City Manager’s Office at 603-692-9503.

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