Friday, April 12, 6:30 PM
Effingham Public  Library, 30 Townhouse Rd.

Camp Marist Scholarship applications are available at the Camp Marist Office and Town Office for June 23- July 6, 2019.
10 Effingham kids will be chosen by lottery.
Applications must be returned to
Camp Marist by April 15th

2018 Civic Awardees: David Strauss, Crystal Hoyt, Chuck Fuller, (missing) Carol Pfister

Budget Committee and ZBA Chair, David Strauss, Elected Official of the Year; Librarian Crystal Hoyt, Employee of the Year; Chuck Fuller, member of the Budget Committee, ZBA, Capital Improvement Plan Committee and spearhead of the Historic Town Hall Project, Library Trustee and active with the Historical Society, Volunteer of the Year; and Carol Pfister (not shown) is Special Citizen of the year for having the uncanny ability to be many places at many times helping in many significant ways.

2018 OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT AWARD FOR THE ECC awarded by the NH Association of Conservation Commissions!


In 2017, the 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.

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