Household Hazardous Waste Day – 1st Saturday in August

Ossipee Hwy Garage 55 Main St. Ossipee Aug. 7th 8:30am-Noon: Flyer


Snow Rd Bridge replacement by a private contractor began on Snow Rd near the intersection of Province Lake Road / Route 153. Road is closed to all thru traffic and DETOUR set up via Colcord Hill Road.

Paving is schedule for August 5, 2021 (weather dependent)

Please call the Selectman’s office at 603-539-7770 with any questions.  Thank you for your patience. Link: Engineering Reports with photographs

ZBA Variance CONTINUED to August 4 at 7pm

The Effingham Zoning Board closed the public comment portion of the public hearing of a Variance Application for Meena LLC represented by Mark & Jacob McConkey, requesting a variance from Article 22, Section 2207(A)(8) to allow the owners to operate a gas station in the groundwater protection district.  The property is listed as Tax Map 401-5. The ZBA continued its deliberation to August 4 at 7pm for consideration of relief for the proposed project. 

 The meeting/public hearing will be held in person at the town hall. Anyone wishing information about the application or remote access to the meeting should email

Planning Board Applications Aug. 5 at 6:30pm

The Planning Board will considerate the following applications Thursday, August 5, 2021, at 6:30pm.

The first application is for a Minor Site Plan Application brought by Moselle Spiller, asking to allow for a Kombucha Brewery to be constructed within an existing building on property at 156 School Street, identified as Tax Map 201-23.

 The second application is for a 3-lot, Lot Line Adjustment brought by Benchmark Survey on property owned by the Saucier Family Trust and Jason Saucier and is identified as Tax Map 413, Lots 5, 6, &7.

The third is a Major Site Plan application for Meena LLC represented by Mark & Jacob McConkey, requesting approval for a service station and apartment conversion on property formerly known as “Boyle’s Market” at 41 NH Route 25, listed as Tax Map 401-5. 

The Planning Board will review the applications and may proceed to public hearing of the matters on Thursday, August 5th at 6:30 pm.  Any interested parties may attend. The public hearing will be held in person.  Anyone needing to attend via Zoom may request public access to the meeting by emailing by 5:00pm the day before the meeting. If you are unable to attend in person, you may submit your comments for or against the application in writing to the Effingham Planning Board at 68 School Street, Effingham, NH 03882.

Town Clerk/Tax Collector CLOSED for Training

 Town Clerk/Tax Collector’s office we will be closed on Tuesday, August 10 from 9am–2pm and Wednesday, August 11 from 8am – 12pm for training.

Link to online property cards on Assessing page.

Click above link to order Reflective Address Markers from the Fire Deptartment. Print out the form, complete the information and mail to the Fire Dept.

NH Dept. of Safety Community Notification Program. Click and fill in your contact information to be notified by local emergency response officials in the event of emergency or critical community alerts.

Upcoming Events

Tue, 3 Aug 2021
9:00 am Select Board Mtg and Work Session
Wed, 4 Aug 2021
7:00 pm ZBA Continued Public Hearing - see notice
Thu, 5 Aug 2021
6:30 pm Planning Board Mtg
Sat, 7 Aug 2021
8:30 am Household Hazardous Waste @Ossipee Public Works 55 Main St.
Mon, 9 Aug 2021
7:00 pm Historic District Commission
Tue, 10 Aug 2021
9:00 am Select Board Mtg
Tue, 17 Aug 2021
9:00 am Select Board Mtg and Work Session
Thu, 19 Aug 2021
6:30 pm Planning Board Work session
Tue, 24 Aug 2021
9:00 am Select Board Mtg
Tue, 31 Aug 2021
9:00 am Select Board Mtg
Thu, 2 Sep 2021
6:30 pm Planning Board Mtg
Mon, 6 Sep 2021
Labor Day
6:30 pm Conservation Commission