News Flash

Posted on: September 19, 2019

Coming Soon: West Lebanon Village Visioning Charrette

West Lebanon Village Visioning Newsflash

Save the dates of Friday, October 18th and Saturday, October 19th. West Lebanon Village has been the basis of revitalization discussions for a number of years. The City is preparing for a two-day charrette to explore how Main Street and the surro...

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Lebanon Planning & Development
Posted on: August 20, 2019

E-bikes in Lebanon

NH Bike Laws

Have you recently seen someone riding their bike up a hill without using much effort? Maybe their bike looked hefty or had extra attachments on the frame? If so, you were most likely looking at an electric bike. 

Electric bikes sometimes referred ...

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Lebanon Planning & Development
Posted on: August 5, 2019

Advance Transit Launches New Yellow Line Bus Service

Advance Transit Yellow Line route map

New Yellow Line

Good news from one of the Upper Valley’s key transportation providers! On August 5, 2019, Advance Transit (AT) launched a new bus route, the Yellow Line, expanding the range of free transit in our region. The Yellow Line operates ...

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Lebanon Planning & Development
Posted on: August 29, 2019

Climate Change Leadership Academy - Apply by 9/15!

Upper Valley Climate Change Leadership Academy promo ad

Get ready for the Climate Change Leadership Academy - working together to take meaningful action on climate change. 

The Upper Valley Adaptation Workgroup and Vital Communities will host a Climate Change Leadership Academy from October 2019 to Apr...

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Lebanon Planning & Development
Posted on: August 12, 2019

Hop on the Bus! Rider Training Event

Hop on the Bus informational flyer

Are you curious about transit? If you haven’t used the Advance Transit bus system before, it’s FREE! Maybe you know about the free service but haven’t attempted to navigate its routes and schedule information. Don't wait any ...

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Lebanon Planning & Development
Posted on: May 22, 2019

Dana House Tour, Restoration Plan, and Maple Street History

Dana House Tour Flyer

Special Heritage Event

Did you know that Seminary Hill in West Lebanon hosts the oldest existing building in the City, the Dana House, and that tree-lined Maple Street is the backbone of a historic mill and rail worker neighborhood? 

These elements...

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Lebanon Planning & Development
Posted on: May 2, 2019

Lebanon Hosts "Energizer Station" for Curb the Car Day

Curb The Car Day promotional flyer

Bike, Walk, Bus...  Skate, Skip, or Sprint...or all of the above! Just don't miss it! 

UPPER VALLEY CURB THE CAR DAY & E-BIKE WORKSHOP 

Lebanon will once again host an "energizer station" with snacks from Co...

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Lebanon Planning & Development
Posted on: April 22, 2019

Help Us Track Amphibians on the Move

photo of young Big Night volunteers holding amphibian crossing signs

Please help the Lebanon Conservation Commission gather information about amphibian migration “hot spots" in town! 

On Sunday, April 14, 2019, led by project team member, Suzanne Church, Lebanon volunteers gathered on Heater and Labo...

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Lebanon Planning & Development
Posted on: April 18, 2019

Streetlight Conversion Project to Begin

Streetlight Removal Notice

The City of Lebanon is currently working on a plan to convert all streetlights to light-emitting diode (LED) fixtures. This conversion project, when complete, has the potential to provide significant annual energy and maintenance savings, to reduce greenh...

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Lebanon Planning & Development
Posted on: March 15, 2019

We want your input on NH Ped Bike Plan!

NH Ped and Bike Plan Map

The State of New Hampshire strives to increase walking and bicycling by residents, workers, and visitors of all ages and abilities and is now asking for input from our community and others to help shape NH’s future. 

The NH Pedestrian and Bicycle ...

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Lebanon Planning & Development
Posted on: January 29, 2019

Lebanon's SolSmart Award Upgraded to Silver

SolSmart Silver Logo

Last week, Lebanon was informed that we have been upgraded from SolSmart Bronze to Silver designation by the U.S. Department of Energy. This is the result of the D.O.E.’s reconsideration of two key features that the City had already put in place: ...

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Lebanon Planning & Development
Posted on: January 10, 2019

Lebanon Awarded “SolSmart Bronze” for Advancing Solar Energy Growth

SolarSmart Bronze Award

Lebanon is the first municipality in New Hampshire, and only the second in northern New England, to receive a Bronze designation from the U.S. Department of Energy’s SolSmart program. This designation recognizes Lebanon for taking steps to encourage solar...

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Lebanon Planning & Development
Posted on: December 11, 2018

What Steps Are We Taking? Pedestrian and Cyclist Safety in Lebanon

red sign that says every corner is a crosswalk

The following is an excerpt from the December 2018 Safety & Activities Update written by the Lebanon Pedestrian and Bicyclist Advisory Committee (LPBAC). 

This letter to the community highlights important resources a...

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Lebanon Planning & Development
Posted on: October 12, 2018

The Historic Water Powered Mills of Lebanon

screenshot of the cover of the Lebanon Mills Report

The final Water Powered Mills of Lebanon, NH, project report authored by Monadnock Archaeological Consulting, and sponsored by the Heritage Commission, has been published and is now available on the Lebanon Mills project page

The Lebanon Mills p...

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