Effingham Fire Dept. accepting bids for communication equipment ->EFD Bid Specs

Selectmen will hold a work session Monday Oct. 15 at 4m on the budget.

Selectmen’s meeting at 4pm on Tuesday Oct. 16 to allow time for budget reviews.

General Election Voting: Tuesday Nov. 6th 8a-7p Walk-in Voter Registration

Absentee Ballots available, must be returned by Nov. 5 @5pm – Link: Ballot 11/6/2018

The Town of Effingham is looking for a part time Transfer Station Attendant, applications are available through the Town Office and must be submitted by 2.00pm, October 22nd. This position includes an option for snow removal on other town owned properties at a separate rate of $20.00 per hr.

Town Clerk Tax Collector office closed Oct 24-26th for training

Supervisors of the Checklist – Voter Registration

Saturday October 27th 11:00 to 11:30am  – Supervisors will be in session for new voter registrations, corrections and additions, in the modular building, 68 School Street

Ferry Beach Ecological Camp 2018 – Effingham Elementary School

2018 Ferry Beach Eco Camp 35d Grade EES

2017 Civic Awards: Emelyn Albert, Karen Payne, Dianne Park, Mike Cahalane

Emelyn Albert, Volunteer of the Yr; Karen Payne, Special Citizen of the Yr; Dianne Park, Employee of the Yr; Michael Cahalane, Elected Official of the Yr.


On August 26, 2017, the Effingham Conservation Commission held a leaf cutting for the new preserve and a short walk on a new trail that connects to an existing logging road leading down to the Pine River. Everyone who joined in the opening enjoyed the views of the river and surrounding wetlands.

All are welcome to come by and enjoy this special place (trailhead: Pine River Road).

Building Permits Required in the Town of Effingham

For any questions about whether a home or driveway project requires a permit, please contact the Zoning Enforcement Officer, Rebecca Boyden, at 539-7147. Permit applications, Grid and Zoning Ordinance are available online: “Docs, Forms & Applications”.


NH Dept. Of Safety Community Notification Program. Click 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.


Reflective Address Marker

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.

Effingham profiled in Upstate NH!