• 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.

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    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.

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  • 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

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

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  • Absentee ballots now available for municipal election

    posted on: 10/6/2015

    Absentee ballots for the 2015 municipal election are now available. Absentee ballots are available at the City Clerk's office at City Hall, 288 Central Ave., and online here. Absentee ballots must be returned to the City Clerk's office. The City Clerk's office is open Monday through Thursday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., and Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

    The 2015 municipal election will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015.

    For more information about the 2015 municipal election, visit the City's election page here, or call the City Clerk's office at 516-6018.

  • Steel signing ceremony for new parking garage, police facility is Oct. 8

    posted on: 10/6/2015

    On Thursday, Oct. 8, at 4 p.m., there will be a steel signing ceremony at the new police facility, located on Orchard Street. The ceremony is traditional in the construction industry to celebrate the completion of a building structure.

    During the ceremony, various city officials will sign a piece of structural steel inside the police facility.

    The ceremony is open to the public. Footwear suitable for a construction site is required and hard hats will be provided.

Dover NH on-demand videoSchool Board meeting, 10/5/2015

School Board meeting, 10/5/2015The regular meeting of the Dover School Board on Monday, Oct. 5, 2015. 

Click on the link above, or image to the right, to play the video.

posted on: 10/6/2015

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The City of Dover 2015 Municipal Election will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 3. For more information about the election, including a list of candidates, ward information, and more, visit the 2015 Municipal Election Page here.


  • OCT7
    City Council and Planning Board 7 p.m. McConnell Center, Room 305
  • OCT8
    Police Facility and Parking Garage ceremony 4 p.m. Corner of Chestnut and Orchard streets
    Special Ceremony
  • OCT13
    Conservation Commission 5:30 p.m. City Hall, 2nd Floor Conference Room
  • OCT19
    Housing Standards Board 9:30 a.m. Liberty North End Fire Station
  • OCT20
    Dover Housing Authority 12 noon Dover Housing Authority, 62 Whittier Street
  • NOV10
    Planning Board - Workshop 6 p.m. McConnell Center, Cafeteria