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  • Beat the heat at City of Dover cooling center, outdoor pool

    posted on: 7/28/2015

    With hot and humid weather in the forecast over the next few days, the City of Dover has opened a cooling center to provide relief from the weather. The cooling center is located in the McConnell Center cafeteria and will be open during regular hours at the McConnell Center: today through Friday, 7 a.m. to 9 p.m.

    Those seeking to use the cooling center should enter the McConnell Center through Door #2 or #7. If unsure how to find the cafeteria, use Door #3 and check in at the Recreation Department front desk for directions.

    The Jenny Thompson Outdoor Pool is also open this week. Public swimming hours are Monday through Friday, 12 to 7:30 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday, 1 to 6 p.m.

    As the hot and humid weather continues this week, Fire Chief Richard Driscoll reminds residents to check on elderly neighbors.

  • Expanded hours at City Hall begin Aug. 3

    posted on: 7/24/2015

    Dover City HallCity Hall offices will be open Monday through Friday beginning Monday, Aug. 3, 2015.

    City Hall is currently open Monday through Thursday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. The current hours will remain the same. In addition, City Hall offices, including the City Clerk and Tax Collector offices, will be open on Fridays from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Dover NH on-demand videoCity Council meeting, 7/22/2015

The regular meeting of the Dover City Council on Wednesday, July 22, 2015. 

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

posted on: 7/23/2015

Dover NH on-demand video


  • JUL29
    Appointments Committee 6 p.m. McConnell Center, Room 305
  • JUL29
    City Council - Workshop Session 7 p.m. McConnell Center, Room 306
  • AUG6
    Planning Board - Planning Technical Review Committee 10 a.m. City Hall, 2nd Floor Conference Room
  • AUG6
    Conservation Commission 6 p.m. Behind 889 Central Avenue