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Please be advised of a regular meeting of the Planning Board of the Town of Strafford to be held on Thursday, June 6, 2024 at 6: 30 PM at the Strafford Town Hall. The Board will address the following applications and any other business which may properly come before the Board. Informal discussions are scheduled after all formal applications have been reviewed. Read More

Position Opening for Deputy Town Clerk / Deputy Tax Collector

The Town of Strafford is seeking a dedicated individual to join our team as a part-time Deputy Town Clerk/Deputy Tax Collector. This position requires working three 6-hour days per week: Tuesdays (1:30pm – 7:30pm), Wednesdays (8:30am – 2:30pm), and Thursdays (1:30pm – 7:30pm), with occasional additional hours as needed.

The ideal candidate will possess a high school diploma or equivalent, supplemented by higher education or relevant work experience in business, customer service, financial transactions, and proficiency with a range of software applications. We seek someone who is detail-oriented, a quick learner, and efficient in handling customer interactions.

Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest, resume, and three references to townclerk@strafford.nh.gov. Job will remain posted until position is filled.  

Supervisor of the Checklist Public Notice

The Supervisors of the Checklist will be sitting at the Town Office on Tuesday, June 4, 2024, 7:00-7:30pm for corrections to the checklist and additions of new voters. RSA 654:36, 37, 44. The Town Clerk can also take registrations during her normal office hours. If you are registering as a new voter, a photo ID, proof of citizenship, age and domicile in Strafford needs to be provided. RSA 654:7; RSA 654:12; RSA 669:5
NOTE: Tuesday, June 4, 2024, is the last day to change party affiliation before the primary.

Memorial Day Parade



Master Plan Subcommittees will be meeting on Tuesday, June 4th, at 6:30pm, at the Town Hall. 

Natural Resources & Land Use Committee – Natural Resource and Land-Use Committee will be meeting Tuesday, June 4th, 4PM at the Town Hall.
1. Update of Strafford Farms
2. Update on Natural Resource Inventory
3. Other Business

Arts & Events Council is scheduled to meet the 3rd Thursday of each month from 3:00pm – 4:00pm at the Hill Library, unless posted otherwise. 

Green Committee -There will be a meeting of the Green/Energy Committee on Tuesday, May 7th, at 5 pm, to be convened at the Hill Library. The agenda for this meeting is open.

Bow Lake Committee – The Bow Lake Master Plan Committee will meet  Thursday, May 16th at 3 PM at the Town Hall. We are meeting with the Northwood Lake Association to hear what they have already done and how they got their initiative done. We invite anyone that is interesting in the lake and watershed.

Community Center/Recreation Facilities Master Plan Subcommittee 



Dog Licenses Due By April 30th


* Last day to change party affiliation is June 4th
* Candidacy Filing Period June 5-14, 2024
Absentee Request Form

General Election – Tuesday, November 5, 2024 – Strafford School 
Absentee Request Form

Register to vote at the Town Clerk’s Office.
Mon & Wed 8:30AM – 2:00PM
Tue & Thu 1:30PM – 7:00PM

Strafford Polls are open 8am – 7pm.
Please do not park at the Post Office for Voting.
Thank you


Recycling Center/Transfer Station Attendant opening. Must be available to work on Saturdays and Sundays from 9 AM – 1 PM and Wednesdays 4-7 PM, as needed. Hours will vary. Job also requires availability to assist with snow removal at the facility. Applicant must be 18 years of age or older. Please send a letter of interest to the Board of Selectmen, Town of Strafford, PO Box 23, Center Strafford, NH 03815 or by email to administrator@strafford.nh.gov . NH Solid Waste Operator Certification would be a plus. No phone inquiries please.