Town of Northwood NH

Welcome to the Town of Northwood!

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.

News and Notices
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Town elected vacancies : Town elected vacancies In looking at past election in 2020 the moderator is only a 2 year term-with talking with SOS I have added Moderator 1 for 2 year term. Read more

URGENT! Zoning Board Members Needed!: URGENT! Zoning Board Members Needed! The Select Board is seeking letters of interest from volunteer community members to serve as a member of the Zoning Board of Adjustment. (ZBA) Duties & Responsibilities: ... Read more

Public notice

Posted on Tue at 03:25pm Planning Board

Planning Board

Meeting on Thu at 06:30pm Planning Board


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  • Mon, Jan 24

    Zoning Board Meeting - Zoning Board of Adjustment06:30pm
  • Tue, Jan 25

    Board of Selectmen Meeting - Board of Selectmen06:00pm
  • Thu, Jan 27

    Planning Board - Planning Board06:30pm
    • Tue, Feb 1

      Conservation Commission: CANCELLED - Conservation Commission07:00pm
    • Tue, Feb 8

      Board of Selectmen Meeting - Board of Selectmen06:00pm
    • Thu, Feb 10

      Planning Board - Planning Board06:30pm
    • Tue, Feb 15

      Police Commission Meeting - Police Commission05:00pm at Town Hall
      Budget Committee - Budget Committee07:00pm
    • Mon, Feb 21

      Town Offices Closed - President's Day - Administration Department08:00am
      250th Steering Committee - Town of Northwood 250th Anniversary Steering Committee06:30pm at Community Center
    • Tue, Feb 22

      Board of Selectmen Meeting - Board of Selectmen06:00pm