News and Announcements


The Board of Selectmen is looking for volunteers to serve on the newly re-organized Capital Improvements Program Committee.

The purpose of this committee (by statute) is to prepare a recommended program of capital improvement projects projected over a period of at least six years. The committee will seek input from both the town and school regarding the status of their current capital assets and their upcoming asset replacement and capital project needs.… Read More


The Pittsfield Highway Department is accepting applications for an equipment operator.   This position includes, but is not limited to, snow removal, highway maintenance, equipment operations, and roadway repair as it relates to municipal highway operations.  Applicants must have municipal snow plowing experience.  Successful candidates must be willing to work on weekends and/or holidays to complete seasonal work assignments.  All applicants must possess a valid NH CDL Class B license and a motor vehicle driving record check. … Read More

Pittsfield Police Department Participating in National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day Saturday, April 27, 2019

National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day  will be Saturday, April 27, 2019.  National Take-Back Day is a safe, convenient, and responsible way to dispose of unused or expired prescription drugs.  Pittsfield Police Department is a permanent year-round prescription drug disposal site.

Information About Emerald Ash Borer

Attached are links to current information about emerald ash borer in New Hampshire including: risks,  preparedness plans and treating high-value landscape ash trees, disposal of infested material, movement of firewood, and best management practices.

Letter to municipalities

Ash treatment guide 10012018

Disposal of EAB generated waste

Ash materials from NH and VT to ME

Best Management Practices for EAB

This information, and more, is also available on, which is the multi-agency cooperative website for forest pest information in New Hampshire. … Read More

“A Walk Back in Time: The Secret of Cellar Holes” 7:00pm Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at the Pittsfield Historical Society

Pittsfield Historical Society presentation Secret of Cellar Holes

BCEP Solid Waste District is Seeking a Full-Time Solid Waste Operator

Applications are available on their website – or at the facility.

Solid Waste Operator Position

17th Annual Pittsfield Fiddle Contest Friday, May 10, 2019

Pittsfield Youth Workshop will hold their 17th annual fiddle contest at Pittsfield Middle High School from 5:30pm – 9:00pm Friday May, 10, 2019.  Please call 435-8272 for more information.

2019 Multi-Town Yard Sale Registration By Mail April 25, 2019 – May 25, 2019

The Greater Pittsfield Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Multi-Town Yard Sale will be held May 31, 2019 – June 2, 2019 from 8:00am – 2:00pm.  Participants may register by mail from April 25th – May 25th.  Individuals, businesses and non-profits in the towns of Barnstead, Chichester, Epsom, Gilmanton, Loudon, Northwood and Pittsfield are eligible to participate.

Registration forms are available at … Read More

Warning: Ammunition Has Been Found in Garbage and Recyclables at B.C.E.P. Solid Waste Facility

Ammunition has been found in both the garbage and recyclables and has been exploding



Preschool Registration For The 2019-2020 School Year May 8, 2019 9:30am-12:30pm At The Elementary School

Preschool registration for the 2019-2020 school year will be held on May 8, 2019 from 9:30am-12:30pm. If your child will be 3 years old by July 31, 2019 and you are a Pittsfield resident, your child is eligible to attend the Pittsfield Elementary School preschool program. Please call the PES main office at 435-8432 to schedule an appointment.