• 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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  • Hazardous Waste Collection Day is Aug. 27

    posted on: 8/11/2016; updated: 8/24/2016

    The City of Dover, along with the towns of Rollinsford, Lee and Madbury, will hold a Hazardous Waste Collection Day on Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016, from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., at the City's Community Services facility, 271 Mast Road.

    The goal of Hazardous Waste Collection Day is to allow for the proper disposal of household hazardous materials. Residents of the four communities can bring household hazardous waste to Community Services for safe disposal.

  • Learn outdoor photography at the Library with AMC presenter Paul Hopkins

    posted on: 8/24/2016

    “It’s all about capturing the moment”.

    Want to learn how to enhance your photo abilities while hiking in the outdoors? Please join Paul Hopkins at the Dover Public Library in Dover, NH on Wednesday Sept. 7, 2016 at 6:30 p.m. Paul Hopkins has experience hiking and taking photos in the White Mountains for the past 18 years.

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City Council meeting, 8/24/2016

City Council, 8/24/2016

The regular meeting of the City Council on Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016. 

To view the video, click on the link above or image to the right.

posted on: 8/25/2016 
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A special election for the vacant Ward 4 City Council seat will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 13, the same day as the state Primary. The special election will only occur in Ward 4. For more information, including a list of candidates, visit the special election page here. An introduction to the candidates can be viewed above or on the special election page.


  • AUG26
    School Board - Non-Public Session 2 p.m. McConnell Center, Room 305
  • AUG31
    Planning Board - Stewardship of Resources Master Plan 5:30 p.m. McConnell Center, Room 305
  • SEP1
    Dover Business and Industrial Development Authority 4 p.m. City Hall, 2nd Floor Conference Room
  • SEP1
    Library Board of Trustees 4 p.m. Dover Public Library
  • SEP7
    City Council - Workshop Session 7 p.m. McConnell Center, Room 306