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Posted on: November 7, 2019

Conservation Easements: Protect the Land You Love

Conserving Places People Love

Are you curious about conservation easements and how they might help you protect the land you love? In this six minute video from the Upper Valley Land Trust, local landowners share their stories about why they have chosen to conserve their land.

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Lebanon Planning & Development
Posted on: September 19, 2019

Save the Dates: West Lebanon Village Visioning Charrette

West Lebanon Village Visioning Newsflash

Save the dates of Friday, October 18th and Saturday, October 19th to focus on West Lebanon Village!

So far, more than 115 citizens have taken an online survey to share comments and ideas about the future of West Lebanon Village. If you haven’t ye...

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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: 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: 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: 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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