Welcome to Atkinson
Atkinson is a quiet, bedroom community town located in southern New Hampshire. The winding road of Main Street is both historic and beautiful and was recently adopted as one of New Hampshire's scenic byways. Conveniently located between Routes 125 and 111, you can enjoy country living with easy access to shopping and urban areas.
Current News and Upcoming Events!
37th Annual Atkinson Road Race
The 2014, 37th Annual Atkinson Road Race (5K) will be held on Thursday, August 28, 2014 at 6:00 pm, at Woodlock Recreation Area, Atkinson, NH. Pre-entry fee is $10.00 for all ages if paid before August 22, 2014 by mail or $12.00 online by August 26, 2014. A Kids 1/2 mile Fun Run will start at 5:45 pm. Entrants must be 11 or under, there is no fee and no registration required. For more information, registration form and details Click here.
2014 Mosquito Control Information
The Town of Atkinson has once again contracted with Swamp Inc. to conduct mosquito surveillance, collection and testing Collections are scheduled to start during the month of June, 2014. Click here to view an extensive description of the process as well as information on traps, locations, collection dates, pesticides, EEE and West Nile Virus.
Trips to Boston Red Sox Game
Beginning Wednesday, April 2, 2014, Boston Red Sox tickets will be available for Atkinson Residents to purchase. Please click here or go to the Upcoming Special Events section of the Recreation web page for cost and trip details.
2014 Volunteer Openings
The Town of Atkinson attributes a lot of its success to the hard work of volunteers. Several volunteer positions are available for 2014. The Atkinson Board of Selectmen is hoping to fill these positions as of April 1, 2014. To view the list click here. To sign up for an open position simply fill out an Application for Committee Appointment, which can be picked up at the Selectmans Office or found on the back page of the Town Report. You can also print one from the Available Forms and Documents section of the Selectmen's web page.
Elder Services Calls
Effective March 24, 2014, phone calls for Elder Services will no longer be handled by the Police Department dispatchers. All calls for services and transports must be made to 603.362.9582 between the hours of 8:30 am and 12:00 noon.
2014 Election Results
To view the 2014 Town of Atkinson Election results click here.
2013 Atkinson Annual Report
The 2013 Town of Atkinson Annual Report is now available online. Print copies should be available at the Town Hall within the next two weeks. To view the 2013 Annual Report click here. Also, to view this years report, past years and archived reports go to the Town Reports section of the Selectmen's web page.
Credit Cards Accepted by Town Clerk
Just a reminder that the Town Clerks office accepts: MasterCard, Discover, Visa, American Express and JCB. A debit card is processed as a credit card only if the card has a MasterCard, Visa, Amex or Discover logo present. Please Note: There are additional fees to cover the cost of the credit card processing company fees - 2.95% with a $1.50 minimum. These fees go directly to our third party processor and are not retained by the town. Convenience fees cannot be refunded.