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    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, NHboasts superior municipal services, an exceptional school system, outstanding parks and recreation services, and numerous cultural destinations and events.

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  • City seeks input for new skatepark

    posted on: 10/14/2020; updated: 10/20/2020

    On Thursday, Oct. 22, the Dover Skatepark Design Committee will unveil the design and seek public input for a new skatepark planned for Guppey Park.

    The Skatepark Design Committee will present the options developed with consultant Pillar Design Studios at 6 p.m. in the softball parking lot at Guppey Park, 110 Portland Ave. The softball park is located adjacent to the new skatepark location planned for an undeveloped section of Guppey Park. In the event of inclement weather, the meeting will be moved to the McConnell Center Cafeteria. The Committee requests that attendees wear facial coverings and practice physical distancing wherever the meeting is held.

    Input is needed to help fine tune skatepark plans design, which will determine the exact site for the new skatepark. Once a site is finalized, the Committee can develop a budget and a final design. Building the new park could begin in 2021 if there are no significant obstacles to overcome. ...more

  • Central Avenue paving work begins Sept. 28

    posted on: 9/28/2020

    Beginning Monday, Sept. 29, the city's paving contractor, Pike Industries, will begin two nights of paving on Central Avenue. The work on Central Avenue will take place in the area of Weeks Lane, Indian Brooke Drive and New Rochester Road. The second night is scheduled for Tuesday, Sept. 29, weather permitting.

    The paving is scheduled to take place between 7 p.m. and 6 a.m. Traffic delays should be expected. Intermittent closures of Weeks Lane between Indian Brook Drive and Central Avenue will be necessary while the new pavement is applied at the Central Avenue intersection.

    For more information, contact Community Services at 516-6450....more

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Planning Board meeting, 10/27/2020

planboard10272020The regular meeting of the Dover Planning Board on Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2020. 

posted on: 10/28/2020





Broadway Culvert
In this update, Community Services Director John Storer discusses the Broadway Culvert project, including why the work is necessary and the project timeline.

posted on: 10/28/2020



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