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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, NHis ranked one of the top 100 communities in the United States and one of the nation's top communities for young people.


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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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    The City of Dover, NHis the fastest-growing city in New Hampshire.


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  • Warming center seeks volunteers

    posted on: 12/20/2020

    The Strafford County Emergency Extreme Weather Warming Center seeks volunteers to assist operations this winter.

    For those interested, the center will hold three volunteer training sessions this week: Tuesday, Dec. 22, Wednesday, Dec. 23, and Saturday, Dec. 26. The training is from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. each night and is held at the Strafford County Emergency Extreme Weather Warming Center, 31 Willand Drive in Somersworth.

    Click here to sign-up.

    Due to COVID-19 precautions, each training session is limited to 10 people. Attendees must wear a mask and maintain social distance during the session. All attendees will be screened for COVID-19 related systems before the session begins.

    The warming center is operated by the Strafford County Integrated Delivery Network (IDN), Region 6 (Strafford County/Seacoast), which is also conducting the volunteer training.

    Training includes an overview of sheltering and low-barrier shelter practices, a review of COVID-19 coronavirus precautions and procedures, an introduction to basic de-escalation techniques, and the professional ethics of caring. ...more

  • Emergency Extreme Weather Warming Center open nightly

    posted on: 12/19/2020; updated: 12/21/2020

    The Strafford County Emergency Extreme Weather Warming Center at 30 Willand Drive in Somersworth is now open nightly, through the end of the year.

    The warming center opens each night at 5 p.m. and closes at 9 a.m. the following morning, through Thursday, Dec. 31. Staffing for operations is provided by the Strafford County Integrated Delivery Network (IDN), Region 6 (Strafford County/Seacoast). Beginning Friday, Jan. 1, 2021, the Strafford County Emergency Extreme Weather Warming Center will open for life-threatening weather conditions. IDN Director Tory Jennison and the Tri-City Emergency Management Team will decide when to activate the warming center beginning Jan. 1, 2021, based on weather conditions....more

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Planning Board meeting, 12/15/2020

planboard12152020The regular meeting of the Dover Planning Board on Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2020.  

posted on: 12/16/2020




2020 Tree Lighting

The 35th annual Christmas Tree Lighting in Henry Law Park was held virtually on Friday, Dec. 4, 2020. The tree lighting features some of the the familiar traditions of previous years, including carols sung by Nancy Gurick, who has been a part of the event for all of its 35 years. 

posted on: 12/4/2020

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