News and Announcements



The Pittsfield Historical Society Hosting “New Hampshire on High: Historic and Unusual Weathervanes of the Granite State” 7:00pm Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at 13 Elm Street

Glenn Knoblock will be presenting a fun and engaging look at the historic and unusual weathervanes found on New Hampshire’s churches, town halls, and other public buildings from earliest times to present.    This New Hampshire Humanities event is hosted by the Pittsfield Historical Society and is free and open to the public.

Josiah Carpenter Library – Substitute Circulation Assistant

The Josiah Carpenter Library, Pittsfield, NH has an opening for a substitute Circulation Assistant.  To apply please contact Leslie Vogt, Library Director, at 435-8406 or librarydirector.jcl@gmail.com.

Josiah Carpenter Library – New Library Cards for Everyone!

Current software prefers numbers that have fourteen digits, but Pittsfield’s library cards currently have eight digits.  So, the library is giving new cards to every library borrower!  Please visit the library to get your new card.  If you use your library account to download eBooks, audiobooks or stream TV and movies, you will need to have a new library card number by October 19th.  … Read More

Metering Outside Water Usage

Sewer is billed four times a year.  Usage is currently calculated at 0.076 per cubic foot of water consumption, as provided by Pennichuck Water Works, plus an $8.00 administrative flat fee per dwelling unit.  Any questions regarding your water usage should be directed to Pennichuck at (800)553-5191.

Below is information regarding metering outside water usage.  The complete “Sanitary Sewer and Waste Water Treatment Facility Rules and Regulations and Conditions of Service” can be found under the “Documents” tab – “Ordinances, Policies & Regulations”.… Read More

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 NHBugs.org, which is the multi-agency cooperative website for forest pest information in New Hampshire. … Read More

Volunteers Wanted for Committee and Commission Vacancies

There are opportunities to volunteer for the following committees and commissions.  If interested, please fill out the attached application or pick up an application from the town hall.  Please return the completed application to the Selectmen’s Office and it will be distributed to the appropriate appointing authority.

Conservation Commission

Parks & Recreation Commission

Planning Board – alternate positions

Zoning Board of Adjustment – alternate positions

appointment application

SB volunteer policy

Budget Committee Members Wanted

The town is looking for volunteers to serve on the Budget Committee. There is currently one 1 year position and 3 year positions open.  If you are interested, please fill out a committee appointment application (link below or may be picked up from the Selectmen’s Office) and return it to the Selectmen’s Office at the Town Hall.

appointment application

SB volunteer policy

DMV Locations Adding Saturday Hours For Real ID Transactions

Certain DMV locations will be open from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. the second Saturday of each month for REAL ID transactions only.

NH DMV SATURDAY OPENINGS

https://www.nh.gov/safety/divisions/dmv/driver-licensing/real-id/index.htm

Pittsfield Downtown First Impressions Report Available Online

The Pittsfield First Impressions Steering Committee would like to thank all the citizens that attended the forum and invite everyone to a follow-up meeting on November 15 at 6:00 PM at the Town Hall. 29 people met to discuss the findings of the report  First Impressions Pittsfield Report and participated in discussions on key opportunity areas for improvement: Identity and Branding, Infrastructure, Business Diversity, Activities and Events, and Web Presence. … Read More

Who are our Legislators?

Pittsfield Legislators

NH Congressional Delegation

  • House of Representatives District 2

New Hampshire General Court

  • House of Representatives Districts 21,29
  • Senate District 17

Executive Council

  • District 4

Merrimack County