The Town Clerk/Tax Collector office will be closed Friday, June 12, 2015 for training.

Effingham Fire Fighters Association Annual Yard Sale: Saturday May 23, 2015 

Indoor Rain or Shine, 9am – 2pm

Tables and space available, Reserved $20.00 or Day of the event $25.00

Hamburgers and Hot Dogs

Contact the Fire Department @ 539-7956 or to reserve space.

Congrats to Effingham Elementary student Winners of the 2015 Earth Day Poster Contest!

               Theme: Kids4earth

                K-Drea Leonard

                1-Haylee Hammes

                2-Anders Jensen

                3-Daniel Cumberland

                4-Alexis Walbridge

                5-Alexis Eldridge

                6-Tayghan Gelinas

Public Notice – Cash only for Tires and Electronics at Transfer Station Effective Saturday, April 4th, the attendants at the Effingham Transfer Station will be accepting CASH ONLY (checks will not be accepted) for disposal of tires and applicable electronic equipment only. Tires are $2.00 each and Electronics are $10.00 each. Patrons MUST have a valid, current transfer station permit.

Permits are NOT be sold at the transfer station. Permits must still be purchased at the municipal offices or through the mail on request.

SCAM ALERTS From The Effingham Police Dept.

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Link to NH Dept. of Revenue Admin.: Statewide Tax Rates for 2014


Awardees from the First Annual Town of Effingham Recognition Reception:

Gwen English, Employee of the Year; Deanna Amaral, Elected Official of the Year; William Piekut, Volunteer of the Year; Kathy Maguire, Special Citizen of the Year

Building Permits Required in the Town of Effingham

If you have any questions as to whether a building project requires a permit, please contact the Zoning Enforcement Officer, Rebecca Boyden, at 539-7147. The permits, Grid and Zoning Ordinance are available online at the link to the left “Docs, Forms & Applications”


If you would like to enroll in the NH Dept. Of Safety Community Notification Program, please click the link below and fill in the appropriate information to be notified by local emergency response officials in the event of emergency situations or critical community alerts.

  Click here to order Reflective Address Markers from the Fire Department. 

Print out the form, complete the information and mail it to the Fire Department. 

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