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Cyanobacteria Bloom Advisory

Cyanobacteria Bloom Advisory for Arlington Mill Pond/Reservoir

The New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services has issued a Cyanobacteria Bloom Advisory for Arlington Mill Pond/Reservoir.  Please... more ››

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Revaluation and Tax Rate

An increase in assessed value does not necessarily mean an increase in your tax bill. If your property changes value at or close to the... more ››

Depot Lane Closure

Depot Intersection Lane Closures

A message from Municipal Services. Major road restoration work will begin in the Depot Intersection starting September 21, 2021. This work... more ››

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Hydrant Flushing Program

The hydrant flushing program will take place on Tuesday and Thursday nights from 11:00 PM to 6:30 AM beginning on September 14.  Please... more ››


West Nile Virus Update

The NH Department of Health and Human Services Identifies Season's First Positive Test for West Nile Virus in Salem. Click... more ››

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In this order, the Commission approves Pennichuck East Utility’s (PEU) transfer to the Town of Salem (Salem) of a portion of its franchise... more ››

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Sewer Infiltration and Inflow Identification Program

As part of the ongoing Sewer Infiltration and Inflow (I&I) Identification Program, the Town and/or its contractors conduct annual... more ››

Beach Testing Results

Beach Testing Results

In the summer months, water samples from association and public beaches in Salem are collected and submitted for microbiological analysis... more ››

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Skate Park Update

We are encouraged with the participation associated with the redevelopment of the skate park. The skateboard park was closed until such... more ››


June Mosquito Control Program Update

The Mosquito Control program begins the week of April 5, 2021 in the Town of Salem. Crews from Dragon Mosquito Control, Inc.

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Mandatory Lawn Irrigation Water Restrictions Have Been Lifted

Please be advised that the Mandatory Water Restrictions adopted by the Board of Selectmen on June 25, 2020 have been lifted effective July... more ››

Depot Reconstruction Lane Closures

Depot Reconstruction Lane Closures

The Salem Depot Reconstruction Project has begun, and motorists are advised of continued utility relocation work efforts and roadway... more ››


Fourth of July Fireworks

Given the construction activity associated with the Salem School District and Woodbury Middle School renovation project, we are unable to... more ››

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Rockingham County Rental Assistance Program

Tenants behind on rent due to COVID-19?The Rockingham County Emergency Rental Assistance Program (RC ERAP) has funds available to... more ››

IMPORTANT UPDATE: Cyber Attack information

Press ReleaseJune 29, 2021

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Annual Water Quality Reports

The Municipal Services Department — Utilities Division is pleased to provide you with annual water quality reports.

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Paving Schedule

The 2021 Road Program is currently underway.  Click ... more ››

Supervisors of the Checklist to Review Checklist

New Hampshire law requires that the Supervisors of the Checklist verify the checklist every ten years. Any person who has not voted in the... more ››

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Property Revaluation

The Town of Salem's last revaluation was done for the 2016 tax year. The upcoming revaluation will be for the 2021 tax year.

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Millville Lake Dam Boring

The Town of Salem, through its Municipal Services Department – Utilities Division, owns and operates the Millville Lake Dam.