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Sewer and Drain Contact Information

Tobey Spainhower, Foreman
Bob Walker, Inspector
Chuck Seamans, Working Foreman

Phone: 603-929-5932
Hours: Monday – Friday 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

After hours, on weekends or holidays call the Police Department
at 603-929-4444. Town crews will be dispatched to assess the situation.

The Sewer and Drain Division provides emergency and routine maintenance to the sewer collection system and the drainage system. 

A permit is required for all sewer disconnection and connections to the Town’s sewer system.  An excavation permit is required for any excavation within the Town’s Right-of-Way.  See our Permits and Applications page for more information. 

Town Drainage

An Important notice regarding the Town’s drains:

Our Storm Water Systems play an important part in draining our roadways and preventing flooding.  Many of these drains discharge to wetlands, creeks, and basins designed to help improve water quality and prevent flooding.  It is important that these drains, pipes, basins and natural waters do not become clogged with debris and objects that are not disposed of properly. 

Protect our Drainage Systems and our Natural Resources! 

The Storm Water Video below (this may take a while to load as it is approximately 30 minutes long) describes storm water runoff and how it can pollute our waters and how we can make simple changes to reduce this problem.  Also check out our Storm Water Page which can be found at the bottom of this page.   

Storm Water Information (video)

Town Sewers

Our sewer systems transport sewage from our homes and businesses to either the Town’s Waste Water Treatment Facility (WWTF) or a septic system.  It is important for everyone to know what you should flush and what you shouldn’t.  Flushing or pouring materials down the toilet or down sink can cause damage to your system and to the Town’s.  Take a minute to read through the information below and ask yourself: 

“Do you want a back up of sewer in your home or business?”

Courtesy of NHDES

Having to unblock sewer lines, clean up spills and back ups and potentially repairing leach fields can be costly.  You can help lower these costs by only flushing human waste and toilet paper!

Click here for information related to the Town of Hampton’s Sewer system including:

  • Cleaning
  • Back-Ups and emergency numbers
  • Repairs
  • Sump Pumps

 

 

 

 

 

 

Storm Water Information

    Storm Water Information Click Here for Video  (This video will take some time to load)   What is storm water? Storm water is excess rain or snow melt that does not soak into the ground, and as it flows over rooftops, driveways, sidewalks, and roads, it picks up contaminants. Storm water picks up …