“Dalton offers breathtaking scenic views, a quaint village with historic church and Town Hall, Forest Lake State Park and old farmhouses surrounded by stonewalls, giving the passerby just a hint of the past.” ~ Dalton Historical Society

Dalton Town Notices

  • Vehicle Registration will resume in Dalton on Thursday, September 29th from 7am to 2pm.

  • Dalton Town Offices will close at 2pm on Thursday, September 29 and will be open for regular business hours again on Tuesday October 4th.

State Police Non Emergency Contact Information: Email TroopF@dos.nh.gov / Phone number – (603) 846-3333


Invitation to Join the Master Plan Conversation:

The Dalton Planning Board is in the process of updating the Town’s Master Plan. (Check out the current plan here.)

This fall and winter, the Planning Board will discuss topics of Transportation, Economic Development, Housing, Natural Resources, Energy and Regional Concerns.

The Board invites residents to join a meeting and participate in the discussion of community interests, goals, and needs in each of these areas.

The timeline below shows when the Planning Board is set to discuss each topic so you can plan ahead. Please be aware that this schedule may change, as such we encourage you to check the Planning Board agenda for each meeting [available here].

Dalton Master Plan Update Schedule is here!


NOTICE: The Town of Dalton is participating in a Broadband initiative to expand high speed service in our community. We need a member of the community who would like to serve as the representative/liaison for this broadband initiative. We are accepting letters of interest. These letters should be in by December 9th so that the Select Board is able to review them on December 14th. They can be emailed to the select board administrative assistant at admin-assistant@townofdalton.com

INFORMATION from your FIRE/EMS Department on the Covid-19 Virus:

SELECT BOARD:  (Review Select Board minutes)

    • Monday, September 19
    • Monday, September 26 – Working Session (tentative)
    • Monday, October 3
    • Monday, October 10 – Working Session (tentative)
    • Monday, October 17
  • CONSERVATION COMMISSION: Tuesday, September 20 and Tuesday October 18
  • PLANNING BOARD MEETINGS (Updated March 18, 2020)
    • Will be held the 1st Wednesday of the month as their regular scheduled meeting.
    • All meetings are open to the public, are held at the Dalton Municipal Office Building and start at 7:00 PM.

Other Updates

  • The Town of Dalton is hiring! Heavy Equipment Operator
  • Town of Dalton assessment data: Assessing Internet Kiosk.
  • Pay Town Fees OnlineProperty Tax, Motor Vehicle Renewals and Dog Licenses.
  • Dog Registration: Dogs must be licensed and Rabies Vaccinations must be up-to-date. To obtain your renewal ID and code for relicensing dogs online, call  the Town Clerk at 603-837-2092 during regular business hours.