News Flash

Posted on: December 30, 2019

Planning Office Relocation

City Hall offices now open at new location

Please be aware that, as part of the City Hall renovation project, the Planning & Development Office has been relocated to 20 W. Park St. in Lebanon (formerly Citizens Bank) on the 2nd floor, Suite 219. To find the office, please enter through the mai...

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Posted on: December 9, 2019

Online Building Permits in 2020

Permit Portal Newsflash

The City of Lebanon is excited to announce that, beginning in mid-January of 2020, you will be able to electronically apply for and track the status of residential and commercial building permits using our new online portal powered by “City Squared”. Appl...

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Posted on: November 14, 2019

Arrive Alive! See and Be Seen!

See Be Seen poster

Streetsmart Reminders as Accident Rates Rise

We care about you--and your safety is a big part of that! Unfortunately, many factors contribute to safety when one is biking or walking around Lebanon and they include both personal behavior and physical condit...

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Posted on: November 14, 2019

New Signal Hill Trail

porcupine in tree at Signal Hill

Looking for a great hike on a Lebanon Conservation Property? Come explore the recently created Hudson Parkway trail leading to the Signal Hill Summit Field and enjoy views of Croydon Mountain, Mount Ascutney, Blueberry Hill, Shaker Mountain, Mount Okemo, ...

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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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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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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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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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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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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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