• Dover NH

    The City of Dover, NH is a great place to live, work, and play. Dover is conveniently located in the seacoast area of New Hampshire. Settled in 1623, Dover is the oldest permanent settlement in New Hampshire and the 7th oldest in the United States.

  • Dover NH

    The City of Dover, NHis ranked one of the top 100 communities in the United States and one of the nation's top communities for young people.

    Source: CNN/Money and America's Promise Alliance

  • Dover NH

    The City of Dover, NHboasts superior municipal services, an exceptional school system, outstanding parks and recreation services, and numerous cultural destinations and events.

  • Dover NH

    The City of Dover, NHis the fastest-growing city in New Hampshire.

    Source: U.S. Census

  • Dover NH

    The City of Dover, NHis home to a vibrant and thriving business community.

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  • Speed limit to increase to 65 mph on Spaulding Turnpike, through Dover

    posted on: 12/17/2014

    The New Hampshire Department of Transportation will soon increase the existing speed limit from 55 mph to 65 mph on a section of the Spaulding Turnpike from Exit 9 in Dover through Exit 16 in Rochester, excluding the segment through the toll plaza in Rochester.

    This posted speed limit change will be in effect with the installation of new speed limit signs, which is expected to be completed by Jan. 1, 2015.

  • Renewal of home occupation permits due by Dec. 31

    posted on: 12/15/2014

    The Planning Department reminds residents with home businesses the deadline to renew a home business permit is fast approaching. Letters were recently sent to business owners to remind them of this requirement, which has been in effect since 2010. Home businesses are classified as “Customary Home Occupations” under the City of Dover Zoning Ordinance.

    The Conditional Use Permit must be renewed on an annual basis by no later than Dec. 31 each year.

Dover NH on-demand videoCity Council meeting, 12/10/2014

The regular meeting of the Dover City Council on Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014. 

To view the meeting, press play on the image to the left, or click on the link above.

posted on: 12/11/2014

Dover NH on-demand video


  • DEC18
    School Board - Wellness Committee 3:30 p.m. McConnell Center, Superintendent's Conference Room
  • DEC18
    Zoning Board of Adjustment 7 p.m. City Hall, Council Chambers
  • DEC30
    Planning Board - Parking Committee 4:30 p.m. City Hall, Planning Department