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!

Oct 24

2015 Household Hazardous Waste Collection

The 2015 Municipal Household Hazardous Waste Collection day will be held on Saturday, October 24 2015 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm at the Hampstead Middle School, 20 School Street in Hampstead. This is for the towns of Atkinson, Danville, Hampstead, Plaistow, Kingston and Chester. Proof of residency will be required. For details of what to bring and other information click here.

Sept 28

Removal of Stop Signs-Public Meeting

The Atkinson Board of Selectmen is seeking public input regarding the placement of STOP signs at the intersection of Island Pond Road and Westside Drive. there will be a public meeting on Monday, September 28, 2015 at 7:30 pm in the Atkinson Town Hall Selectmen’s Office, 21 Academy Avenue, Atkinson, NH. The Engineering Report and Intersection Analysis are available here for public review.

Sept 23

Flu Shot Clinic

A flu shot clinic will be held at the Atkinson Community Center on Wednesday, September 23, 2015 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. Please bring your Medicare/Medicaid or Private Insurance card. For more information, contact Noriko at 603.362.5531 or email her at

Aug 13

Community Center Special Events

Atkinson Recreation is sponsoring two new events, CPR/AED training as well as Archery Classes. For more information, please go to the Community Center page.

June 1

2015 Trash Pickup Schedule

To view the most current Northside Carting trash pickup schedule please click here, or go to the Municipal Waste page.

April 20

Selectmen's Meeting Agenda

Please note that when the Selectmen's meeting Agenda is provided to the webmaster as an additional method of posting (in addition to ACTV and the Town Hall bulletin board), they can be found as follows:

At the top of the home page, click on the "Calendar" link.

On the "Town Government Calendar" select the "Agenda" tab.

Click on the text "Selectmens Meeting" under the date of interest. The agenda will drop down and display.

Apr 19

2015 Atkinson Mosquito Control

Mosquito collection and testing in the town of Atkinson will begin in June, 2015. Services will be performed by Swamp Inc. For more information on testing, collection and traps as well as many other details click here.

Mar 10

2015 Atkinson Election Results

To view the results of the voting for Town of Atkinson and the Timberlane School District please click here.

Mar 17

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.

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