Cheshire County


Cheshire County

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Cheshire County


February 26 @ 8:30 AM

Commissioners Meeting

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February 27 @ 6:30 PM

Maplewood Activity – Mardi Gras with Carl & Band

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March 1 @ 1:30 PM

Maplewood Activity – Worship Service

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News and Alerts


Delegation Executive Committee 2020 Commissioners Budget Review Schedule

Cheshire County Executive Committee 2020 Budget Review Schedule (Click Link Above to Download Schedule) 9:00 – 12:00 Monday, January 6, 2020 County Hall 2nd floor, 12 Court St   – Outside Agencies      9:00 – 9:15            Home Healthcare, Hospice & Community Services 9:15 – 9:30             Monadnock Center for Violence Prevention 9:30 – 9:45             Hundred Nights […]


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2018 Annual Report

The 2018 County of Cheshire Annual Report can be found HERE.


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Commissioners Letter On State Cost Shifting

State of New Hampshire’s Broken Promises Your property taxes have tripled in the past 20 years, and the reason has virtually nothing to do with local town, city or county spending. These increases have everything to do with state cost shifting.  The actions of the state, including the Governor, both political parties of the Legislature […]


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Project Updates


Maplewood Nursing Home 3D Walk-through

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Reconstruction of Maplewood Project – 2017

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Registry of Deeds

The Registry of Deeds processes information related to selling and buying of property


County government consists of two branches; a Legislative Branch, the County Delegation, comprised of twenty-four elected Representatives, and an Executive Branch, consisting of three Commissioners

Maplewood Nursing Home

Maplewood of Cheshire County is dedicated to providing exceptional, professional nursing care in a friendly home environment

Department of Corrections

The prime goal is the operation of a safe, humane facility that provides programs and services that afford inmates opportunities for positive change


High quality civil process services, transportation of prisoners, court security, public safety communications and law enforcement

Behavioral Health

The Alternative Sentencing Program and Mental Health Court serves the local criminal justice system and the community

County Attorney

The office of the Cheshire County Attorney consists of the County Attorney and five Assistant County Attorneys


The County grants manager oversees the fiscal and contractual obligations of all county grants and writes and/or coordinates the application process of new grants.

Human Resources

The human resources manager is the designated Equal Employment Opportunity Officer for Cheshire County as it relates to employment


The Finance Department is Responsible for Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Budget Preparation, and more


Cheshire County Safety Department ensures that the County provides a safe and healthful workplace free of recognized hazards and in accordance with established policies and procedures

Drug Court

The Drug Court team includes, the Superior Court Judge, Probation, Law Enforcement, County Attorney, Public Defenders, House of Corrections, Case Management Coordinator, and Treatment options.

County Delegation

The primary role of the County Delegation is to appropriate the necessary funds to operate the county.


Cheshire County

Cheshire County, New Hampshire covers 23 towns and 729 square miles in the southwestern corner of the state. The Connecticut and Ashuelot (Ash-WHEEL-ot) rivers run through the county and the most hiked mountain in the world, Mt. Monadnock (3,165ft.) is found in Cheshire County.

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Work for Cheshire County

View current job openings. Cheshire County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Work with Cheshire County

View current requests for proposals on Cheshire County projects.