• 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.

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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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  • Joe B. Parks Riverwalk seeks garden tenders

    posted on 2/21/2024

    The Joe B. Parks Riverwalk Public Gardens seeks individuals to help tend to the gardens or help with special projects. Tenders are needed for weekly sweeping, trash pick-up, weeding, and general clean-up to keep these garden beds looking good—no gardening talent is needed.

    Volunteers may select a garden bed or task. Gardening tools are available onsite in the shed, and free two-hour parking is available near the Dover Post Office.

    To learn more and to sign up, visit: https://www.joeparksgarden.org/index.php/our-volunteers-caregivers/....more

  • Deadline to order Veterans Park bricks in time for Memorial Day is Feb. 28

    posted on 2/20/2024

    The Recreation Department will order another round of engraved bricks for Dover Veterans Park to be added for Memorial Day in May. The deadline to have bricks included in that order is Wednesday, Feb. 28, at 4 p.m.

    Orders collected after the deadline through Aug. 31, 2024 will be sent in the next batch to be installed in the park by Veterans Day. The cost is $100 for an 8-inch by 8-inch brick and $50 for a 4-inch by 8-inch brick. The only requirement to have a name engraved is for the person to be a veteran. All bricks are engraved consistently with a full name, military rank and branch, and years of service and/or conflict. Upon request, bricks may also be grouped by family or service time.

    Orders can be placed online at https://polarengraving.com/cityofdovernewhampshire. Contact the Recreation Department at 603-516-6410 with questions or help with ordering.

    The Dover Veterans Park was dedicated on Veterans Day 2017. It now has more than 900 engraved bricks honoring veterans....more

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City Council workshop, 2/21/2024The workshop session of the Dover City Council on Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2024. The topic of the workshop was departmental budget presentations.

posted on: 2/22/2024




FY2025 Budget PresentationCity Manager J. Michael Joyal, Jr. presented his proposed fiscal year 2025 budget to the City Council on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2024. The presentation provided an overview of the proposed budget, including total proposed appropriations and revenue across all sources.

posted on: 2/15/2024

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