City Attorney

The City Attorney provides legal services to the City Council, its various standing and ad-hoc committees, to the boards and commissions of the City and to the City Manager and his department heads. The City Attorney represents the City in all matters in which it has an interest coming before any court, tribunal, quasi-judicial or legislative body, commences and prosecutes all actions and suits to be commenced by the City or any of its officers in his/her official capacity. He appears, defends and advocates the rights or interests of the City in any suit or prosecution wherein any estate, right, privilege, ordinance or act of the City or any breach of any statute or ordinance may be brought into question. In addition, the City Attorney reviews and comments upon all deeds, leases, contracts and other legal interests tendered to him prior to their execution or acceptance and renders all legal opinions as may be requested of him.

The City Attorney is a charter officer of the City of Keene and reports to the City Council.

Contact Information

Legal Department
3 Washington Street
Keene, NH 03431


Thomas P. Mullins, City Attorney
Barbara DiNapoli, Paralegal

Current Programs

Events Coming Up

Keene Parks and Recreation, in collaboration with the Keene Police Department, will be hosting an open gym for middle school students to play basketball this fall.

This program will be supervised and coached by officers from the Keene Police Department. This program will be held Thursday evenings from 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. starting on September 24th. There is no fee to participate in this program. It is free and open to middle school students.

For more information regarding this program, please contact Meghan Spaulding.

Wednesday, September 9, 2015 (All day) - Thursday, December 31, 2015 (All day)

Starting January 2nd, the KPRD will offer co-ed youth winter basketball. This program is designed to teach all children the fundamentals of basketball. This program does not stress competition but rather, recreation and good sportsmanship.

Age & Divisions: Co-ed teams will be divided into four divisions, K-1 (fundamental instruction), grades 2-3, grades 4-5 and grades 6-8.

Fee: Resident $45.00, Non-Resident $60.00.

Registration can be done online at or at the Recreation Center. We are accepting registrations now!

Deadline: Registrations will be accepted until December 3rd

Volunteer: Our Youth Basketball league runs off Volunteer Coaches! If interested in coaching please contact Meghan Spaulding.

Wednesday, September 30, 2015 - 8:00am - Thursday, December 3, 2015 - 5:00pm

The officers and members of the Keene Fire Department cordially invite you to participate in our annual Fire Prevention Parade on Sunday, October 4th at 1:00 PM. The parade will start at 350 Marlboro Street and will proceed to Washington via Main Street, ending on Mechanic Street.

Sunday, October 4, 2015 - 1:00pm

The Recreation Center will once again open its doors for families with young children looking to escape the cold and boredom of winter. This program is unsupervised, and a parent or guardian must be present with participating children. Children will have access to balls, mats, and other toys every Tuesday and Thursday from 10:30 AM to Noon.

Ages: This program is designed for children under 5 years of age.

Fee: $20.00 per family for the winter season. This program will end April 14, 2016. Please register at the Recreation Center office during business hours.

Tuesday, November 10, 2015 (All day)