*Welcome to the Town of Strafford Website
From here you can access pay-on-line options with the Town Clerk and Tax Collector -- Selectman, Planning Board and Conservation meeting times, dates and minutes -- Tax and Property Assessor information -- current news -- and much more!
We strive to give you as much information as possible on this site. If you see areas for improvement, please let us know. You can call us at 603-664-2192 x102 or send us an email.
General Town Hall Contact Information
Located Behind the Strafford Post Office
on Parker Mountain Rd.
Post Office GPS address:
1079 Parker Mountain RD.
Strafford Town Hall
12 Mountain View Dr.
Strafford, NH 03884
Phone: 603-664-2192 - Fax: 603-664-7276
Current News (updated 1.28.16)
PRESIDENTIAL PRIMARY ELECTION
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2016
POLLING HOURS - 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
LOCATION: Strafford Town Hall
Reminder...Please bring your ID - Thank You
ABSENTEE BALLOT REQUEST FORMS
Presidential Primary - February 9, 2016 - Click Here
Strafford Town Election - March 8, 2016 - Click Here
NH State Primary - September 13, 2016 - Click Here
General Election - November 8, 2016 - Click Here
Track your Absentee Ballot: http://app.sos.nh.gov
Voters: Check your party...find your polling place...and more!
** Notice **
As required by NH law, we will be conducting a test of Strafford's new electronic ballot counting device. Our test will be held from 10am - 12pm on February 4th and is open to the public.
Please feel free to attend this test and become familiar with the Accuvote machine which replaces the historical hand-counting process in Strafford.
WARRANT ARTICLES AND
2016 Warrant - (draft) - click here
2016 Proposed Budget - (draft) - click here
2016 Proposed Tax Rate (draft) - click here
NOTICE OF CHANGE
BUILDING DEPARTMENT HOURS
JANUARY 19th thru MAY 24th
Building Inspectors' Office Hours
TUESDAYS 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
or by appointment
STRAFFORD POLICE CHIEF HIRING COMMITTEE
Click each date below to read the corresponding meeting minutes:
You can now register your snowmobiles, OHRV's and get fishing and hunting licenses at the Strafford Town Hall!
Please see Judy at the Tax collectors window and she will be happy to help you,
or call 603-664-2192 x103 if you have any questions.
Retire your used and old flags at the Strafford Town Hall.
This program is presented by Boy Scout Troop 23 - Click here for details
New Hampshire's Hands Free Law took effect July 1, 2015
Please click here to read and understand this new law
STRAFFORD EMERGENCY INFORMATION
PLEASE SEE THE TAB ON THIS PAGE TITLED "Emergency Management" FOR WEBSITES REGARDING EMERGENCY INFORMATION AND RECOURCES
TOWN HALL CLOSED THE FOLLOWING DAYS
Tuesday - February 9, 2016 - Presidental Primary Election Day
(open for voting only)
Monday - February 15, 2016 - President's Day
Tuesday - March 8, 2016 - Town Election Day
Monday - May 30, 2016 - Memorial Day
TO PROPERTY OWNERS OF STRAFFORD
The Town's assessing Agent and Assistant will be continuing the process of verifying data on properties that have sold in the past (2) years, in addition to the appraisal of all new construction for ad velorem tax purposes and to check construction that was not complete as of April 2014. Data verification of all properties within the Town boundaries will continue to be done on a cyclical basis. Please give them your cooperation in this process.
Please be advised that refusing entry to an assessing agent could jeopardize your right to appeal on your assessment.
All dogs must be licensed between January 1 and April 30 EACH YEAR. You may begin licensing dogs online for 2016 starting January 1, 2016.
Please license your dogs promptly.
Register your boats with the Strafford Town Clerk.
Bring your current registration OR the form the State of NH mails to you, when you come to the Town Hall to register your boats.
If you are registering a new boat and have questions, please call the Town Clerk's office for details...603-664-2192 (x102)