Welcome to the Town of Northwood official website!

The Town of Northwood was founded in 1773 and is home to 4,241 year-round residents.  Situated on Route 4 the Town is on the main thoroughfare between Concord and Portsmouth and sees an average of 13,000 commuters every day.   

Mission Statement

The Town of Northwood New Hampshire seeks sustainable growth that protects our natural and historic resources, while preserving our values, qualities, and culture.

To promote and improve our quality of living, enhance our sense of community, and preserve the integrity of our small-town heritage.

We are committed to providing excellence in service for all citizens, businesses, and visitors through constant improvement and determination. We strive to sustain the public trust through open and responsive government, and we encourage public participation from our citizens and businesses.


   

Latest News & Announcements(view all)

Zoning Board of Adjustment

ZONING BOARD ALTERNATE POSITIONS OPEN

Zoning Board of Adjustment

Posted Tue, Jan 03 at 07:30am

The ZBA is looking for alternatesread more

State Tax Credits for Businesses

State Tax Credits for Businesses

Economic Development Committee

Posted Dec 20, 2016

The State provides Tax Credit to new businesses on Route 4 in Northwood.read more

RFP for Town Planner is Posted

Requests for Proposals

Posted Dec 19, 2016

The Town is looking for a new planning service. Please respond to the posted Request for Proposal. read more

RESTRICTION ON LAWN WATERING

RESTRICTION ON LAWN WATERING

Board of Selectmen

Posted Oct 03, 2016

The Town of Northwood is in a severe drought. The board of selectmen have issued a Level 3 restriction which prohibits the watering of lawns. read more

Economic Development Committee

TIF Information

Economic Development Committee

Posted Tue, Jan 03 at 05:37pm

Information on the proposed Tax Increment Financing District read more

Cable Advisory Committee

Northwood shows on LRPA-TV

Cable Advisory Committee

Posted Thu at 01:26pm

Last updated: 1/12/2016 1:26 pmread more

Recreation Commission

Recreation Commission vacancy

Recreation Commission

Posted May 08, 2015

The Recreation Commission is looking for individuals who would like to by more involved with the Recreation Department and who would like to see the Recreation Department grow. There are 2 vacancies on the commission. The commission meets at 7:00 PM on the 2nd Wednesday of each month. Interested applicants are encouraged to contact the Recreation Department at recreation@northwoodnh.org.read more

Planning Board

Doing Business in Northwood

Planning Board

Posted Jul 06, 2016

The Northwood Planning staff, in cooperation with the Code Enforcement and Fire Department staff has prepared a new document entitled "Doing Business in Northwood."  This document will guide you through local approval process.  Click the icon at left on the home page for the document. ...read more

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