News Flash

Posted on: September 20, 2020

Join Our Team

Join Our Team

The Lebanon Police Department is seeking certified and non-certified applicants to fill full-time Police Officer positions. To apply for Police Officer positions, please visit PoliceApp.com/LebanonNH.

Apply Today!

Additional Info... 2020 - Spotlight Police Left

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: December 1, 2020

Attention Electric Vehicle and Plug-in Hybrid Owners

photo of white electric vehicle being charged

If you drive an Electric Vehicle (EV), either fully electric or a plug-in hybrid, the Hanover Energy Committee is interested in hearing from you. Please fill out this quick survey. You will be able to volunteer to serve as a mentor to neighbors or friends...

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City of Lebanon News
Posted on: December 1, 2020

Winter Parking Ban in Effect

LPD Winter Parking Ban reminder windshield notice

The winter parking ban in Lebanon will begin on December 1st and will be enforced until April 1st for all streets and City parking lots in Lebanon. Please review "City of Lebanon Code §168-6 Winter Parking" below for complete details and view ou...

Learn more about the Winter Parking Ban.

City of Lebanon News
Posted on: November 18, 2020

October 2020 Manager Updates

Manager Update with City seal

City Manager Updates are monthly reports that contain departmental information compiled by the Manager’s Office. In an effort to keep the Council apprised of recent City activities, these updates are provided to the City Council in advance of their mid-mo...

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View the October 2020 Manager Update City of Lebanon News
Posted on: October 21, 2020

Reminder: City Hall Reopening and Changes to Hours

City Hall Reopening and change in hours newsflash

We are excited to announce that City Hall renovations are wrapping up and all City Hall Offices have moved from our temporary location at 20 West Park Street back to our newly renovated City Hall building located at 51 North Park Street.  

As many...

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City of Lebanon News
Posted on: November 13, 2020

Recreation & Parks Director Receives Rotary Honor

Paul Coats holding Rotary Award

On October 22, 2020, Paul Coats, the Director of Lebanon Recreation and Parks, received the Rotary International Paul Harris Fellow Recognition. Lebanon Rotarian Bruce Bergeron, the owner of Jake’s Market and Deli, had the honor of presenting the award. P...

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City of Lebanon News
Posted on: November 13, 2020

Public Works Department Reopening to Public

photo of DPW Admin Building

The Department of Public Works (DPW) will reopen its doors to the public with business hours of 8AM to 4PM, Monday through Friday, starting on Monday, November 16, 2020. Please be aware that customers entering the DPW building are required to wear masks i...

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City of Lebanon News
Posted on: November 4, 2020

Our Green Dropbox Has Moved Back Home!

Our green dropbox is moving back home! with photo of dropbox

Please be aware that the City of Lebanon green dropbox that was previously located on the median at 20 W. Street has been permanently moved back to the side entrance of Lebanon City Hall (51 N. Park St.). The green drop box is provided as a way for people...

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City of Lebanon News
Posted on: November 3, 2020

Correction: City of Lebanon 2020 Tax Rate

photo of someone using a calculator to figure taxes

The City of Lebanon recently announced the results of its 2020 revaluation for all citywide property, as well as the adjusted 2020 tax rate of $27.05 (per thousand dollars of assessed value). Following this announcement, unforeseen adjustments to the asse...

Learn more about the 2020 Tax Rate

City of Lebanon News
Posted on: November 4, 2020

November 3rd General Election Results

Election Results with NH Votes logo

The final results of the November 3, 2020 City of Lebanon General Election have been posted on our Election Results page. This concludes the 2020 Election season. Information about future City of Lebanon elections will be posted as it becomes available. A...

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City of Lebanon News
Posted on: August 13, 2020

City of Lebanon Mask Ordinance

Masks Required newsflash with QR code pointing to LebanonNH.gov/Masks

On August 12, 2020, Lebanon City Council adopted Emergency Ordinance 2020-11 requiring that persons wear face masks in certain circumstances. This ordinance shall continue in effect until rescinded by the action of the Council. 

The purpose of thi...

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City of Lebanon News
Posted on: July 17, 2020

New Drought Ordinance Adopted

Drought Information text overlaying photo of Mascoma Lake

As a result of the June 25, 2020 moderate drought declaration issued by NH DHHS, Lebanon City Council has adopted Ordinance 2020-10, authorizing the City to implement water use restrictions in the event of a drought or other emergency.

You can lea...

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City of Lebanon News

News Flash

Posted on: December 1, 2020

Attention Electric Vehicle and Plug-in Hybrid Owners

photo of white electric vehicle being charged

If you drive an Electric Vehicle (EV), either fully electric or a plug-in hybrid, the Hanover Energy Committee is interested in hearing from you. Please fill out this quick survey. You will be able to volunteer to serve as a mentor to neighbors or friends...

Take the EV Survey!

Energy & Sustainability
Posted on: July 16, 2020

Streetlight Project Moves Forward

News from Lebanon Energy

On June 30th the NH Public Utilities Commission approved a new ‘LED-2’ streetlight tariff and rate structure. This tariff will, for the first time, allow the City to buy public streetlights from Liberty Utilities and convert them to hi...

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Energy & Sustainability
Posted on: July 9, 2020

Lebanon Energy in the News

News from Lebanon Energy

Residents of Lebanon have been hard at work for many years and are at the forefront of true reform when it comes to changes in energy generation and consumption. This work has received statewide recognition lately and we feel it is important to share the ...

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Energy & Sustainability
Posted on: April 23, 2020

Lebanon's First Electric Vehicle

Electric Car with Jim Donison standing beside holding key

In line with our environmental ethic the City has leased its first electric vehicle. It is a Nissan Leaf Plus, shown here with Department of Public Works Director Jim Donison, and has a range of 226 miles on a charge. 

“This is the first...

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Energy & Sustainability
Posted on: March 24, 2020

A Ray of Solar Sunshine

Solar Ribbon Cutting - McGovern

Roughly 50 people crammed into the Kilton Library Community room on a sunny March 2nd to celebrate the City’s first municipal solar array. Speakers included Mayor McNamara, Asst. Mayor Below, State Rep. Susan Almy, LEAC Solar Committee chair Gre...

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Energy & Sustainability
Posted on: February 26, 2020

Lebanon to Get Super-Fast Electric Car Charging Stations

News from Lebanon Energy

On February 24, Lebanon signed a contract with Electrify America to install an ultra-fast electric vehicle (EV) charging station. The proposed site will be on Taylor Street, across from CCBA, pending all of the site logistics working out. The station will...

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Energy & Sustainability
Posted on: January 23, 2020

City Solar System Goes Live

City of Lebanon Solar Goes Live

Exciting news! 

Phase 1 of the City’s solar project to install 7 solar arrays is now complete and actively generating clean electricity for our City. The first solar array was turned on November 26, 2019 at the Lebanon Landfill. The fina...

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Energy & Sustainability
Posted on: September 5, 2019

E-BIKES: Making the Transition

Tad Montgomery riding his e-bike

Electric bikes, or e-bikes, are a growing trend in transportation and many people are attempting to make the switch from traditional forms of transportation to electric bikes. We recently caught up with Tad Montgomery, our Lebanon Energy and Facilities Ma...

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Energy & Sustainability
Posted on: September 5, 2019

Solar Construction Starts

Solar News from Lebanon Energy

The first City solar project is scheduled to begin the week of September 9, 2019 at the Lebanon Solid Waste Facility and will continue through October 25, 2019. People dropping off their trash or recyclables on Monday will see PV panels ...

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Energy & Sustainability
Posted on: August 15, 2019

Lebanon to Construct Citywide Solar Arrays

News from Lebanon Energy

As a major step towards accomplishing its sustainability goals, the City of Lebanon recently signed a contract with ReVision Energy to construct solar PV arrays on eight City properties. 

The sites include City Hall, Kilton Library, the Landfill R...

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Energy & Sustainability
Posted on: June 20, 2019

Lebanon Community Power Awarded Grant

Councilor Below holding award

On Tuesday, June 18, 2019, the New Hampshire Community Development Finance Authority (CDFA) awarded the City of Lebanon a $75,000 tax credit grant to aid in the development and launch of Lebanon Community Power, a municipal aggregation program being creat...

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Energy & Sustainability

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: September 28, 2020

Artist sought for "Lebanon Artways" Branding Project

Artist sought for Lebanon Artways Project

The Lebanon Arts and Culture Commission is seeking to hire an artist to create a graphic treatment for the wordmark “Lebanon Artways” to become an iconic and instantly recognizable visual cue to the work the Commission is doing to bring art to the communi...

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Lebanon Arts & Culture
Posted on: November 14, 2019

More Fountain Cover Photos

Fountain cover across from Lucky's

If you haven't had a chance to see the fountain covers in Downtown Lebanon, take a moment to stop by and admire the artwork done by Ava Gallery Art Stop participants! Here are a few more photos submitted by David Nelson. Learn more about the Foun...

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Lebanon Arts & Culture
Posted on: October 24, 2019

Celebrate Art at Halloween FunFest!

Fountain Mural Project promo with photo of fountain by Nancy Peavey.

As part of its mission to create opportunities for public art in the City, the Arts & Culture Commission has partnered with AVA Gallery and Arts Center to have students decorate the Colburn Park fountain cover panels with murals. 

The murals w...

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Lebanon Arts & Culture
Posted on: October 1, 2019

City Fountain Mural Project

Fountain Mural Project promo with photo of fountain by Nancy Peavey.

As part of its mission to create opportunities for public art in the City, the Arts & Culture Commission is partnering with AVA Gallery and Arts Center to have children decorate the Colburn Park fountain cover panel...

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Lebanon Arts & Culture

News Flash

Posted on: November 3, 2020

Correction: City of Lebanon 2020 Tax Rate

photo of someone using a calculator to figure taxes

The City of Lebanon recently announced the results of its 2020 revaluation for all citywide property, as well as the adjusted 2020 tax rate of $27.05 (per thousand dollars of assessed value). Following this announcement, unforeseen adjustments to the asse...

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Lebanon Assessing
Posted on: October 14, 2020

2020 Revaluation Information

Assessing Department News

As required by the NH Constitution, the Assessing Office has completed the update of all property values for the April 1, 2020 assessment. A revaluation of property takes place in Lebanon every five years. Since the City’s 2015 revaluation, real...

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Lebanon Assessing
Posted on: July 9, 2020

Board of Assessors Seeking Members

Be A Voice in Your Community banner

Are you looking for an opportunity to serve in your community? The Lebanon Board of Assessors currently has one vacant Regular Member seat and one vacant Alternate Member seat and is seeking applicants. Board of Assessing meetings are typically held at no...

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Lebanon Assessing
Posted on: May 18, 2020

Property Tax Relief Program Extension

Assessing Department News

The New Hampshire Department of Revenue Administration (NHDRA) is accepting applications for its Low and Moderate Income Homeowners Property Tax Relief program through June 30, 2020. NHDRA distributed more than $1.1 million through this tax relief program...

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Lebanon Assessing

News Flash

Posted on: November 16, 2020

City Clerk's Office Open to the Public

News from the Lebanon City Clerk's Office

We are pleased to announce that we are once again back in City Hall and open to the public! Our new hours are Monday through Thursday from 7:00AM to 5:00PM; we are closed on Fridays. Our office closes promptly at 5:00PM and you may be asked to come in ano...

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Lebanon City Clerk
Posted on: November 4, 2020

November 3rd General Election Results

Election Results with NH Votes logo

The final results of the November 3, 2020 City of Lebanon General Election have been posted on our Election Results page. This concludes the 2020 Election season. Information about future City of Lebanon elections will be posted as it becomes available. A...

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Lebanon City Clerk
Posted on: July 16, 2019

Photo ID Required For Motor Vehicle Transactions

Due to a recent change in New Hampshire Motor Vehicle Laws, the City of Lebanon must now require customers to present photo identification for all motor vehicle transactions when conducted in person. The photo identification must be issued by a government...

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More Information on Motor Vehicle Registrations Lebanon City Clerk
Posted on: May 7, 2019

Boat Registrations Available

Boat on Mascoma Lake

The Lebanon City Clerk's Office is pleased to be a boat agent for the State of New Hampshire. We are able to process registration renewals and new boat registrations during our regular business hours, Monday through Thursday from 7:00am to 5:00pm...

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Lebanon City Clerk

News Flash

Posted on: March 24, 2020

2020 City Budget Now Available Online

Budget Newsflash

At the close of the December 18, 2019 public hearing on the proposed 2020 Municipal Budget, Lebanon City Council took action to adopt the budget including authorizations for the City Manager to:

  • issue bonds or notes to finance 2020 capital improvements
  • appl...
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Lebanon Finance Department

News Flash

Posted on: September 10, 2020

Lebanon Fire Department to hold 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony

We will never forget photo of American Flag and Lebanon Fire Fighters

The Lebanon Fire Department will be holding a September 11th Remembrance Ceremony on Friday, September 11, 2020 beginning at 0846 hours. The ceremony will take place in front of Station 1 located on South Park Street in downtown Lebanon.

The remembrance ce...

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Lebanon Fire Department
Posted on: June 22, 2020

Safety Tips for Summer Grilling

Grilling Statistics Safety Poster

When the warmer weather hits, there’s nothing better than the smell of food on the grill. Currently, 7 out of every 10 adults in the U.S. have a grill or smoker, which translates to a lot of tasty meals, but also means there is an incre...

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Lebanon Fire Department
Posted on: June 22, 2020

Lebanon Fireworks Rules and Safety Tips

Fireworks Safety poster

The Lebanon Fire Department would like to take this opportunity in advance of the July 4th holiday to remind all residents and visitors that consumer fireworks are not permitted to be used within the City of Lebanon. 

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Lebanon Fire Department
Posted on: June 22, 2020

A Reminder: Be Bear Aware

Beware of Bears

With the mild winter, bear activity in the city started earlier than past years. Over the last few months, the number of bear sightings and activity has increased in the West Lebanon area. The Lebanon Police and Fire Departments urge all residents to use ...

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Lebanon Fire Department
Posted on: December 26, 2019

Update on Lebanon Hotel Explosion

12-26-19 Lebanon Explosion Update

New Hampshire State Fire Marshal Paul J. Parisi and Lebanon Fire Chief Chris Christopoulos have an update on an explosion that occurred in the early morning hours of Christmas Eve at the Element Hotel located at 25 Foothill Street in Lebanon. 

The...

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Lebanon Fire Department
Posted on: December 26, 2019

Explosion and Fire at Element Hotel

Element Hotel Fire

**An update regarding this incident was posted on 12/26/19.**

On December 24, 2019, at 0517 hours, the Lebanon Fire Department received an alarm from municipal box 331 at the Element Hotel at 25 Foothill Street. Upon arrival, personnel investigated a light...

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Lebanon Fire Department

News Flash

Posted on: March 26, 2020

COVID-19: Get Help/Give Help

give help, get help - hands reaching out to each other

Get Help

LISTEN Community Services 

The LISTEN food pantry, located at 60 Hanover Street, is open 10:00-4:00 Monday-Friday until further notice. Emergency boxes of food have been prepared and are limited to one box per member of household. Limited ...

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Lebanon Human Services

News Flash

Posted on: October 29, 2020

Upper Valley Pollinator Partners

Pollinator garden on E. Wheelock Street in Hanover

It is NOT too late to start a pollinator garden! Pollinator plaques are still available. Please help us reach 100 new gardens! Learn more in the Upper Valley Pollinator Partners October 2020 newsletter.

Read the October 2020 UVPP Newsletter Lebanon Planning & Development
Posted on: October 29, 2020

Share Your Vision for NH Route 4A Corridor

Route 4A Flyer

The Upper Valley Lake Sunapee Regional Planning Commission (UVLSRPC) is seeking your input on the Route 4A Corridor. Please take the survey to answer questions about the roadway between Lebanon and Wilmot. You can also access the interactive map for addin...

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Lebanon Planning & Development
Posted on: September 28, 2020

Artist sought for "Lebanon Artways" Branding Project

Artist sought for Lebanon Artways Project

The Lebanon Arts and Culture Commission is seeking to hire an artist to create a graphic treatment for the wordmark “Lebanon Artways” to become an iconic and instantly recognizable visual cue to the work the Commission is doing to bring art to the communi...

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Lebanon Planning & Development
Posted on: September 23, 2020

Public Celebration of Glenwood Cemetery Fountain on September 26th

photo of Glenwood Cemetery Fountain

In complement to the July 15th City Council dedication of the Glenwood Cemetery Fountain, the Lebanon Fountain Working Group is pleased to announce an on-site celebration of the new fountain. 

This Saturday, September 26th, from 11:00am-12:00pm, m...

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Lebanon Planning & Development
Posted on: August 27, 2020

Share Your Vision for NH Route 12A Corridor

Lebanon 12A Corridor Transportation Week Flyer

NH Route 12A Corridor Visioning Week 

What if answering one question from a quick, 10 question survey could help improve funding and your experience along Route 12A? It’s possible and easy! Just fill out the survey at uvlsrpc.org/12aweek...

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Lebanon Planning & Development
Posted on: August 18, 2020

NH and the Ratification of Right to Vote for Women, 100 Years Ago

New Hampshire and the ratification of the right to vote, 100 years ago with photo of 19th amendment

The Lebanon Heritage Commission celebrates the centennial of the ratification of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution that guaranteed the right to vote for all American women. The 19th Amendment was formally ratified on August 18, 1920 (a century a...

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Lebanon Planning & Development
Posted on: July 22, 2020

Glenwood Cemetery Fountain Restoration Complete

photo of Glenwood Cemetery Fountain

With the restoration of a fountain at Glenwood Cemetery, Lebanon has put another feather in its cap as the “The City of Fountains”. 

With gratitude to the City’s volunteer-led Fountain Working Group, a function of the...

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Lebanon Planning & Development
Posted on: July 9, 2020

Take the NH Broadband Survey

Let your voice be heard megaphone

What has your experience with internet access in Lebanon been like? 

  • Do you rely on your phone when in public places because you have limited or no internet service at home?
  • Do you have trouble with reliable audio and/or video quality for online me...
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Lebanon Planning & Development
Posted on: July 9, 2020

Take the 2020 Census to Help Us Get Representation

Census 2020 - Everyone counts.

The 2020 U.S. Census is an opportunity for all Lebanon residents to be counted. Right now, our community participation rate is at about 70% while New Hampshire, on the whole, is currently ranked 25th in responses. Yet, it’s easy and fast to part...

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Lebanon Planning & Development
Posted on: July 9, 2020

Curbside Take-Out Meals at Upper Valley Senior Center

Grab and Go logo

The Grafton County Senior Citizens Council will be hosting "Grab-&-Go" curbside take-out meals at the Upper Valley Senior Center, 10 Campbell Street, Lebanon. The take-out meals will be available every Wednesday from 12:00-12:30pm starting o...

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Lebanon Planning & Development
Posted on: May 14, 2020

2020 Lebanon Bike Rodeo Kits, Helmets “To Go”

2020 Lebanon Bike Rodeo to Go

The Annual Jim Wechsler Bike Rodeo and Safety Fair is typically held downtown at the CCBA—but this year, on June 2nd, the event is coming to each kid’s door! Well, almost. The City is working with various partners to assemble ...

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Lebanon Planning & Development
Posted on: May 14, 2020

May is (Still) Bike Month!

May is Still Bike Month

Vital Communities is helping the Upper Valley to ramp up for Get Out & Bike Week, May 18-25, with a great webpage of cycling “to do’s”, and a “toolkit” including a virtual workshop on May 19th, and NH ...

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Lebanon Planning & Development
Posted on: May 13, 2020

Guidelines for Restaurants and Outdoor Seating

Guidance for Restaurants and Outdoor Seating for Stay at Home 2.0

Requests by restaurants to create new outdoor seating areas or to expand existing outdoor seating areas pursuant to Emergency Order #40 issued on May 1, 2020 by the New Hampshire Governor shall be subject to the following requirements.

All requests for new...

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Lebanon Planning & Development
Posted on: April 28, 2020

Final Visioning Charrette Report Available

West Lebanon Village Visioning Newsflash

On October 18-19, 2019, the Planning Department hosted a Visioning Charrette to explore how Main Street in West Lebanon Village and the surrounding area could be enriched through a variety of enhancements. More than 50 residents, property owners, and busi...

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Lebanon Planning & Development
Posted on: April 6, 2020

Dana House Building Improvements to Begin

Dana House

The City of Lebanon will be commencing with removal of old roofing and replacing the roof systems on the Dana House, as well as performing other limited building improvements.

Re-roofing of the original portion of the Dana House, located at 20 Seminary Hil...

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Lebanon Planning & Development
Posted on: March 25, 2020

Help Us Track Amphibians on the Move

Amphibians Crossing

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

Every spring, salamanders, frogs, and toads migrate to vernal breeding pools on “Big Nights” &...

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Lebanon Planning & Development
Posted on: April 9, 2020

Lebanon Racks It Up While Staying Apart, Together

Officer Pike 03766 Bike Rack

Our roadways are a bit quieter for the time being, though maybe you’ve been pedaling or afoot more? If so, there’s a good chance you’ve noticed a new element to the Downtown Lebanon and West Lebanon streetscapes: two shiny ne...

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Lebanon Planning & Development
Posted on: December 9, 2019

Online Building Permits Now Available!

Permit Portal Newsflash

The City of Lebanon is excited to announce that you can now electronically apply for - and track - the status of residential and commercial building permits using our new online portal powered by “City Squared”. Applications submitted ...

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Lebanon Planning & Development
Posted on: March 6, 2020

Census 2020 in Lebanon

Census 2020 - Everyone counts.

The 2020 U.S. Census is an opportunity for all Lebanon residents to be counted. The Census aims to include all members of Lebanon’s community, regardless of age, race, ethnicity, or place of birth. Census data will be used for the next ten years...

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Lebanon Planning & Development
Posted on: February 27, 2020

It's Still Winter Out There - Share the Road Safely

Snow, ice, rain, slush, thawing, and freezing - we’re seeing it all on our roads and sidewalks right now. 

The following are some reminders for those who are driving, walking, and/or biking during this season of unpredictable weather.

Dri...

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Lebanon Planning & Development
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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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: 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

News Flash

Posted on: December 1, 2020

Man Charged with Sexual Assault

In July of 2020, the Lebanon Police Department Detective Bureau, working jointly with the Canaan and Enfield Police Departments, began a criminal investigation after receiving reports of three juvenile females being sexually assaulted in Lebanon in the Sp...

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Lebanon Police Department
Posted on: November 30, 2020

Stuff a Truck Event

On Saturday, December 12, 2020, the Lebanon Police Department will be in front of Walmart at 285 Plainfield Road in West Lebanon, hosting a “Stuff A Truck” event from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM. All new, unwrapped toys donated will be given to...

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Lebanon Police Department
Posted on: November 23, 2020

Winter Parking Ban Reminder

The Lebanon Police Department would like to remind its residents and visitors of the upcoming Winter Parking Ban that will begin on Tuesday, December 1st and continue through April 1st between the hours of 12:00 am and 6:00 am.

City of Lebanon Code 168-06 ...

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Lebanon Police Department
Posted on: November 18, 2020

Man Arrested for Theft and Drugs

On November 17, 2020, the Lebanon Police Department responded to a call from Kohl’s Department Store, regarding a male suspect who had left with a cart full of merchandise through a security door without paying for the items.

Officers located the...

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Lebanon Police Department
Posted on: November 17, 2020

Lebanon Police Department Achieves CALEA Accreditation

The Lebanon Police Department earned its first international accreditation certification from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA) following a panel interview by CALEA commissioners at CALEA’s Fall Virtual Conference on Nov...

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Lebanon Police Department
Posted on: November 16, 2020

Multiple Suspects Arrested for Theft

On November 15, 2020, the Lebanon Police Department responded to a call from Walmart, regarding a male and two female suspects who had stolen items and fled the store.

Upon arrival, officers located the two females suspects, Julie Roy, age 48, from Woodsvi...

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Lebanon Police Department
Posted on: November 10, 2020

Man Arrested for Reckless Conduct with A Firearm

On Sunday, November 8, 2020, at approximately 4:17PM, the Lebanon Police Department received a call from a resident at Renihan Meadows about a neighbor who had accidentally discharged a firearm, damaging two neighboring apartment walls. 

When Offi...

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Lebanon Police Department
Posted on: November 5, 2020

Lebanon Police Firearms Qualification

The Lebanon Police Department will be conducting their annual Low Light firearms qualification on Tuesday, November 10, 2020 from 4:00 PM until 8:30 PM. For any questions, please e-mail police@lebanonnh.gov or call 603-448-1212.

This event will be...

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Lebanon Police Department
Posted on: November 2, 2020

Noise Complaint Leads to Discovery of Underage Drinking Party

On Sunday, November 1, 2020, just after midnight, the Lebanon Police Department responded to report of a noise complaint. Loud music and yelling was reported in the area of 32 South Main Street. Upon arrival, Police Officers discovered a gathering of appr...

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Lebanon Police Department
Posted on: October 29, 2020

Deaf or Hard of Hearing Driver Card

The New Hampshire Deaf or Hard of Hearing Driver Visor Card is a tool used by drivers who are deaf or hard of hearing to communicate with police during a traffic stop. The card quickly notifies law enforcement and other emergency responders that a driver ...

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Lebanon Police Department
Posted on: October 22, 2020

Lebanon Police Respond to Barricaded Subject on Mechanic Street

On Thursday, October 22, 2020 at 9:25AM, the Lebanon Police Department received a 911 call from a female party who stated that her 35-year-old son thought he was observing armed individuals outside their home and subsequently armed himself with a handgun....

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Lebanon Police Department
Posted on: October 20, 2020

Man Charged with Attempted Kidnapping

The Lebanon Police Department Cyber Crimes Unit has been conducting an investigation through a social media provider targeting individuals who were looking to victimize children.

Lebanon Police Officers engaged in a conversation via social media with a mal...

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Lebanon Police Department
Posted on: October 19, 2020

Halloween in Lebanon

Lebanon Police Chief Richard Mello has announced that Halloween trick-or-treating hours in Lebanon will be on Saturday, October 31st from 6PM to 8PM

Please visit LebanonNH.gov/Halloween for more Halloween information including ...

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Lebanon Police Department
Posted on: October 15, 2020

Suspicious Incident

On Thursday, October 15, 2020, at approximately 3:49 PM, a Lebanon resident on Guyer Street reported to the Lebanon Police Department that she received a call from a blocked number claiming to be the IRS, stating they needed her information, and that the ...

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Lebanon Police Department
Posted on: October 14, 2020

Police Department Phone Scam

The Lebanon Police Department has received multiple reports from citizens about a new scam circulating. The Lebanon Police Department’s phone number is being used by the scam callers, who claim to be someone from the Lebanon Police Department ca...

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Lebanon Police Department
Posted on: October 6, 2020

National Drug Take Back Event

On Saturday, October 24, 2020, the Lebanon Police Department will be taking part in the Nationwide Drug Take Back Event. This event is a collaborative effort between the Drug Enforcement Administration, state and local law enforcement agencies in an effor...

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Lebanon Police Department
Posted on: September 25, 2020

Road Rage Incident Leads to Assault

On September 23, 2020, at approximately 5:10 PM, Lebanon Police Department Officers responded to 515 Dartmouth College Highway (Route 4) for a report of a male who had just been punched in the face and was now laying in the roadway. Witnesses reported tha...

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Lebanon Police Department
Posted on: September 18, 2020

Man Charged with Attempted Sexual Assault

The Lebanon Police Department Cyber Crimes Unit has been conducting proactive investigations through a social media provider targeting individuals who are looking to victimize children.

Lebanon Police Officers engaged in a conversation via social media wit...

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Lebanon Police Department
Posted on: September 9, 2020

City Adopts 25 MPH Prima Facie Speed Limit

At the end of August 2020, the Lebanon City Council approved Ordinance #2020-04 to amend City Code Chapter 168, Vehicles and Traffic, which lowered the prima facie speed limit in the City to 25 MPH.

Therefore, all current non-posted roadways are now 25 MPH...

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Lebanon Police Department
Posted on: September 9, 2020

Annual Bike Auction

Please join us on Thursday, September 17, 2020 at our Annual Marge Hammond Memorial Bike Auction starting at 4:30 PM in Colburn Park. This will coincide with the Lebanon Farmers’ Market.Each year we accumulate numerous bikes of all sizes and con...

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Posted on: August 17, 2020

Investigation Leads to Arrest in India

On February 19, 2017, the Lebanon Police Department received a report regarding a juvenile who had been sexually extorted via social media. The Lebanon Police Department Cyber Crimes Unit investigated the incident.

During their investigation, the Lebanon P...

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Posted on: August 3, 2020

Mason Street Arrests

On Friday, July 31, 2020, the Lebanon Police Department received information from the Newport New Hampshire Police Department that two subjects that were wanted for robbery, which included assault with a baseball bat, may be in the City of Lebanon. Newpor...

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Posted on: July 22, 2020

Bicyclist Struck by Motor Vehicle at Intersection of Bank St Ext and Pumping Station Rd

On July 21, 2020, at approximately 2:48 pm, the Lebanon Police Department and Lebanon Fire Department responded to the intersection of Bank Street Ext and Pumping Station Road, for the report of a bicyclist that had been struck by a motor vehicle. The ope...

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Posted on: July 14, 2020

Lebanon Police Request Public Assistance in Identifying Theft Suspect

The Lebanon Police Department is seeking help to identify the below pictured female who fraudulently used a stolen credit card at Hannaford Supermarket in West Lebanon on June 28, 2020.

The Police Department is asking anyone who may have information about ...

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Posted on: July 10, 2020

Motor Vehicle Stop Leads to Drug Seizure

On July 9, 2020, Officer Hewes conducted a motor vehicle stop on a white Volkswagen Jetta after observing it traveling on I89 South. The vehicle was being driven by Marshall Dimick, age 29, of Grantham, NH. During the stop, Officer Hewes noticed indicator...

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Posted on: July 8, 2020

Lebanon Police Request Public Assistance in Identifying Theft Suspect

The Lebanon Police Department is seeking help to identify the male pictured below, who entered Walmart on June 23, 2020, selected a large screen television, and walked out of the store without paying for the merchandise.

The Police Department is asking any...

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Posted on: July 8, 2020

Man Charged with Attempted Sexual Assault

The Lebanon Police Department Cyber Crimes Unit has been conducting a pro-active investigation through a social media provider, involving an individual attempting to target children who reside in Lebanon.

Lebanon Police officers engaged in a conversation v...

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Posted on: July 8, 2020

Two Men Arrested in Nighttime Burglary After Being Released on Bail the Previous Day

On July 8, 2020, at approximately 12:43 AM, the Lebanon Police Department received a report of a burglary in progress at a residence in a West Lebanon neighborhood. It was reported that two males entered a resident’s garage and vehicle, and then...

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Posted on: July 7, 2020

Theft from Motor Vehicle Investigation Leads to Arrests

On July 6, 2020, Officer Scelza received a report of credit cards that were stolen from a motor vehicle on Pleasant Street in Lebanon. The victim reported his vehicle was unlawfully entered during the overnight hours and several credit cards were stolen f...

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Posted on: July 6, 2020

Suspicious Male on the Rail Trail

On July 2, 2020, the Lebanon Police Department took a report of a suspicious male on the Rail to Trail near the Lebanon Pool. The male was reported to have been in the area at approximately 3:00 PM. The male was described as a middle-aged white male, appr...

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Posted on: June 30, 2020

Lebanon Police Recent Arrests

On June 16, 2020 at approximately 7:26 PM, the Lebanon Police Department received a call that two juveniles at a Lebanon residence were intoxicated, fighting, and throwing rocks. Upon Officers’ arrival, it was determined that the juveniles had g...

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Posted on: June 23, 2020

Fingerprinting and VIN Verification Services Resumed

The Lebanon Police Department has resumed VIN verifications, and employment-related fingerprinting services for Lebanon residents, the Lebanon School District, and for Lebanon businesses.

Hand sanitizer will be provided, and masks are required. Please plan...

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Posted on: June 16, 2020

Accreditation Assessment Team Invites Public Comment

A team of assessors for the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (CALEA), will begin their process to examine all aspects of the Lebanon Police Department’s ability to meet the CALEA standards, which encompasses policy ...

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Posted on: June 1, 2020

Statement on the death of Minneapolis resident George Floyd.

Today the New Hampshire Association of Chiefs of Police issued a statement regarding the death of Mr. George Floyd of Minneapolis. The Lebanon Police Department would like to take this opportunity to echo the sentiments of the Chiefs Association regarding...
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Posted on: June 16, 2020

Update: Missing Elderly Man Found Safe

Sunday, June 14, 2020, the Lebanon Police Department took a report of a missing elderly man from Lebanon. The Lebanon Police Department and Lebanon Fire Department began an extensive search and shared the information with other agencies and the public. Ot...

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Posted on: June 14, 2020

ALERT - ELDERLY MAN MISSING

Michael Fanger - 79 years of age

Last seen on 6/14/20 at approximately 12:00PM on foot from the area of 54 Blueberry Hill Drive in Lebanon.

Physical Description: black/white sneakers, faded blue jeans, unknown color t-shirt, usually has a baseball hat, bald...

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Posted on: June 12, 2020

Lebanon School Parades

Friday, June 12, from 4:00 – 6:00 PM

The Lebanon Middle School will be having a Recognition Parade for the 8th Grade class of 2024 today Friday, June 12 from 4 to 6 PM on the Middle School campusThere may be some traffic around 3 Moult...

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Posted on: June 11, 2020

Men Charged with Attempted Sexual Assault

Over the past few months, the Lebanon Police Department Cyber Crimes Unit has been conducting pro-active investigations involving individuals attempting to target children who reside in Lebanon.

Lebanon Police Officers engaged in conversations via social m...

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Posted on: June 11, 2020

Arrest Made During Road Rage Incident

On June 10, 2020 at approximately 5:07 PM, Lebanon Officers responded to the area of Plainfield Road for a report of a male driving a white Honda Accord who displayed a firearm to another driver during a road rage incident.

Officers located the vehicle and...

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Posted on: May 14, 2020

Drug Arrests

After over a month-long investigation into drug sales in the City of Lebanon, Lebanon Police Department Detectives made several arrests to combat the ongoing drug problem.

On May 6, 2020, Steven Sarlo, age 53, of White River Jct, VT was arrested in Lebanon...

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Posted on: May 13, 2020

Windsor Man Arrested for Fraud

On Tuesday, May 12, 2020, at approximately 4:02 PM, it was reported to the Lebanon Police Department that a stolen credit card was just used to purchase food at Ziggy’s Pizza in West Lebanon. The suspect using the card forged the signature on th...

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Posted on: May 11, 2020

Lost Hiker Found After K9 Track

On Saturday, May 9, 2020, at approximately 12:00 PM, the Lebanon Police Department received a 911 call from a lost hiker. The hiker had left from a trailhead off from Loop Road but had become lost and her phone had low battery. It was 34 degrees out, slee...

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Posted on: May 11, 2020

Lebanon Police Request Public Assistance in Identifying Graffiti Suspects

On Sunday, May 10, 2020, Officer Conlon was conducting a Mountain Bike Patrol on the Rail Trail and noticed two juvenile males attempting to spray paint graffiti on the trail. Officer Conlon attempted to make contact and the juveniles, who fled on foot wh...

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Posted on: April 6, 2020

Lebanon Woman Charged with Biting an Officer

On April 4, 2020, two Lebanon Police Officers were on bike patrol in the plaza parking lot at 285 Plainfield Road. At approximately 10:20 AM, the officers observed a female subject walking in the lot who had an active Arrest Warrant/Capias. Officer approa...

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Posted on: April 3, 2020

Lebanon Police Department’s K9 Nitro Has Received Donation of Body Armor

Lebanon Police Department’s K9 Nitro has received a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. K9 Nitro’s vest was sponsored by a fundraiser hosted by K-9 K...

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Posted on: March 24, 2020

Lebanon Police Launch Storytime with Justice

Storytime with Justice

The Lebanon Police Department has partnered with the Lebanon Public Libraries to enable Lebanon Officers to read to children and young adults while they are out of school. The program is being called “Storytime with Justice,” and is av...

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

Man Charged with False Public Alarm

On March 17, 2020, the Lebanon Police Department received a phone call about a male on a public transportation bus who was making statements that he was infected with coronavirus. We then received secondary calls from the bus company advising that the bus...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

Lebanon Police Modify Operations in Response to COVID-19

The Lebanon Police Department is modifying operations in response to the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, and its impact on the region and the State of New Hampshire. We are taking the following precautions out of an abundance of caution to ensure we are taki...

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Posted on: March 10, 2020

Motor Vehicle Stop Leads to Arrests and Seizure of Vehicle

On March 3, 2020, at approximately 1:18 AM, Officer Scelza performed a routine motor vehicle stop for a defective brake light. The male operator and female passenger initially gave Officer Scelza and K9 Officer Alden false names. After an investigation, t...

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Posted on: March 6, 2020

Fire Department Phone Scam

The Lebanon Police Department and Lebanon Fire Department have received reports from Lebanon residents about a new scam circulating. The scam callers claim to be calling about a Lebanon Fire Department fundraiser and ask the person for credit card informa...

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Lebanon Police Department
Posted on: March 6, 2020

Now Hiring Full-Time Police Officers!

Hiring Flyer

Are you ready for the challenge? We invite you to come test with us! The next Police Officer testing date is Saturday, March 21, 2020 beginning at 8:00 AM. To reserve your testing spot, please apply through www.PoliceApp.com/LebanonNH. Additionally, a Cit...

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Posted on: March 2, 2020

Mount Lebanon School's Reading Week

It’s Mount Lebanon School’s Reading Week! Chief Mello stopped by the Mount Lebanon Elementary School this afternoon and read to Ms. Fuller’s 2nd grade class. Lebanon Police Officers will be stopping in to the school to read t...

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Posted on: February 27, 2020

Man Charged with Attempted Sexual Assault

The Lebanon Police Department Cyber Crimes Unit has been conducting an investigation through a social media provider targeting individuals who were looking to victimize children.

Lebanon Police Officers engaged in a conversation via social media with a mal...

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Posted on: February 27, 2020

Service Credit Union Celebrates Random Acts of Kindness

Last week the Lebanon Service Credit Union celebrated Random Acts of Kindness week by generously bringing pizza to the Lebanon Police Department!

The Service Credit Union celebrates the Random Acts of Kindness week in all the different communities they ser...

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Posted on: February 21, 2020

Lebanon Police to Hold “Coffee with a Cop” Event at Dartmouth-Hitchcock

On Thursday, March 5, 2020, officers from the Lebanon Police Department and community members will come together in an informal, neutral space to discuss community issues, build relationships, and drink coffee. All community members are invited to attend....

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Posted on: February 20, 2020

Lebanon Man Arrested for Reckless Conduct and Criminal Threatening

On February 20, 2020, at approximately 9:22 AM, the Lebanon Police Department received a report of criminal threatening occurring at a residence on Bomhower Street Extension.

Upon Lebanon Police Officers’ arrival at the residence, Officers learne...

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Posted on: February 19, 2020

Changes to City of Lebanon’s Tobacco Selling Law

On February 5, 2020, the Lebanon City Council passed the Tobacco 21 ordinance #2020-01, which prohibits the sale or distribution of any tobacco product or tobacco equipment to a person under 21 years of age. This ordinance is effective immediately.

This o...

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Posted on: February 14, 2020

Man Charged with Attempted Sexual Assault

The Lebanon Police Department Cyber Crimes Unit has been conducting an investigation through a social media provider targeting individuals who were looking to victimize children.

Lebanon Police officers engaged in a conversation via social media with a mal...

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Posted on: February 13, 2020

Lebanon Police Department’s K9 Kymba Has Received Donation of Body Armor

Lebanon Police Department’s K9 Kymba has received a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. K9 Kymba’s vest was embroidered with the sentiment &ldquo...

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Posted on: February 12, 2020

Tip Leads to Drug Arrests

On February 11, 2020, the Lebanon Police Department received a tip regarding drug activity occurring at the Dartmouth Coach bus station. The information was that an individual arriving on a bus was to meet with two other subjects for a drug delivery.

At ap...

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Posted on: February 10, 2020

Suspect Arrested on Fraudulent Credit Card Charges

On January 12, 2020, an unknown female suspect purchased over a thousand dollars in merchandise using a stolen credit card at various locations throughout West Lebanon. The card is believed to have been stolen from Woodstock, Vermont.

The Lebanon Police De...

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Posted on: February 5, 2020

Lebanon Police to Hold “Coffee with a Cop” Event at McDonald's

On Thursday, February 20, 2020, officers from the Lebanon Police Department and community members will come together in an informal, neutral space to discuss community issues, build relationships, and drink coffee.

All community members are invited to atte...

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Posted on: February 3, 2020

Active Shooter Training

The Lebanon Police Department, in coordination with the Lebanon Fire Department, will be conducting Active Shooter Training in the old City Hall building at 51 North Park Street, Lebanon on Tuesday, February 4 and Wednesday, February 5, 2020.

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Posted on: January 27, 2020

Lebanon Police Request Public Assistance in Identifying Theft Suspect

On January 12, 2020, an unknown female suspect purchased over a thousand dollars in merchandise using a stolen credit card at various locations throughout West Lebanon. The card is believed to have been stolen from Woodstock, Vermont. The suspect was seen...

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Posted on: January 27, 2020

Lebanon Police Department’s K9 Nitro to Receive Donation of Body Armor

Lebanon Police Department’s K9 Nitro will receive a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. K9 Nitro’s vest is sponsored by a fundraiser hosted by K-9 Ki...

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Posted on: January 22, 2020

Lebanon Police Request Public Assistance in Identifying Theft Suspect

On January 18, 2020, a wallet was dropped on the ground at a local bank and was subsequently picked up by someone other than the owner.

Later that morning, the victim’s credit card was used at two gas stations in Lebanon, charging a total of $308...

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Posted on: January 14, 2020

Lebanon Man Arrested for Burglary and Criminal Threatening with a Weapon

On Tuesday, January 14, 2020, at approximately 12:23 AM, the Lebanon Police Department received a call from a Lebanon resident who, after hearing a noise, discovered an unknown male subject in her garage. When confronted, the male subject brandished a woo...

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Posted on: December 5, 2019

Lebanon Police to Hold “Coffee with a Cop” Event at Shyrl’s Diner

On Thursday, January 23, 2020, officers from the Lebanon Police Department and community members will come together in an informal, neutral space to discuss community issues, build relationships, and drink coffee.

All community members are invited to atten...

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Posted on: January 7, 2020

K9 Nitro Receives Rex Specs Donation

On Tuesday, January 7, 2020, K9 Nitro of the Lebanon Police Department received Rex Specs dog goggles from a generous donor who wishes to remain anonymous. Rex Specs goggles are optimized for working dogs to protect a dog’s eyes from harmful ele...

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Posted on: December 30, 2019

Lebanon Police Request Public Assistance in Identifying Theft Suspect

On November 17, 2019, Walmart Loss Prevention called the Lebanon Police Department dispatch to report a past theft. Loss Prevention stated that an unidentified male came into the store and stole various merchandise totaling $872.19.

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Posted on: December 20, 2019

Man Arrested for Identity Fraud

On July 11, 2019, the Lebanon Police Patrol Division began an investigation into fraudulent use of credit cards at various businesses on Plainfield Road. These credit cards belonged to a victim who had his wallet stolen in Vermont.

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Posted on: December 18, 2019

“Stuff a Truck” Collections for Toys for Tots

Thank you to everyone who donated to our "Stuff a Truck" event for Toys for Tots on Saturday, December 14, 2019. We collected a total of 1,236 toys! An especially big thank you to members of the Dartmouth College Union who donated 8 bicycles, 4 ...

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Lebanon Police Department
Posted on: December 13, 2019

Canaan Man Arrested for Lewd Conduct

On December 12, 2019 at approximately 4:00PM, Lebanon Police Officers responded to the K-Mart Plaza parking lot for a report of a male subject masturbating. When officers arrived, they observed a male subject leaning against the hood of his car facing the...

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Posted on: December 13, 2019

Vermont Man Arrested for Reckless Conduct with a Firearm

On November 23, 2019 at approximately 4:00AM, Lebanon Police patrol officers responded to Denny’s Restaurant on Plainfield Road for a report of a male subject who had accidentally discharged a firearm in the restaurant and was injured.

When Offic...

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Posted on: December 9, 2019

Male Arrested on First Degree Assault with a Deadly Weapon

On Saturday, December 7, 2019 at approximately 12:14 PM, the Lebanon Police Department received a call about a male subject outside on Mechanic Street in Lebanon trying to fight people with an axe. Officers arrived on scene and spoke with a male identifie...

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Posted on: December 6, 2019

Department Awards

On Thursday, December 5, 2019, the Lebanon Police Department held an Awards Ceremony in the Department’s training room where several officers were presented with awards.

Several officers were awarded Officer First Class titles: Officer Tyler Hewe...

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Posted on: December 5, 2019

Lebanon Police to Hold “Coffee with a Cop” Event at the Lebanon Diner

On Thursday, December 12, 2019, officers from the Lebanon Police Department and community members will come together in an informal, neutral space to discuss community issues, build relationships, and drink coffee.

All community members are invited to atte...

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Posted on: November 12, 2019

Winter Parking Ban Reminder

Parking map

The Lebanon Police Department would like to remind its residents and visitors of the upcoming Winter Parking Ban that will begin on Saturday, December 1st and continue through April 1st between the hours of 12:00 am and 6:00 am.

City of Lebanon Code 168-06...

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News Flash

Posted on: November 13, 2020

Public Works Department Reopening to Public

photo of DPW Admin Building

The Department of Public Works (DPW) will reopen its doors to the public with business hours of 8AM to 4PM, Monday through Friday, starting on Monday, November 16, 2020. Please be aware that customers entering the DPW building are required to wear masks i...

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Posted on: July 17, 2020

New Drought Ordinance Adopted

Drought Information text overlaying photo of Mascoma Lake

As a result of the June 25, 2020 moderate drought declaration issued by NH DHHS, Lebanon City Council has adopted Ordinance 2020-10, authorizing the City to implement water use restrictions in the event of a drought or other emergency.

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Posted on: April 6, 2020

Dana House Building Improvements to Begin

Dana House

The City of Lebanon will be commencing with removal of old roofing and replacing the roof systems on the Dana House, as well as performing other limited building improvements.

Re-roofing of the original portion of the Dana House, located at 20 Seminary Hil...

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Posted on: March 26, 2020

What is Flushable? Save your Pipes!

Save Your Pipes

There are some things that just should not go down the drain!  The City of Lebanon sewer collection system and treatment plant is a multi-million-dollar asset that needs everyone’s help to maintain.  A big issue within this ind...

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Posted on: January 27, 2020

Lebanon Water Plant Receives CDC Water Quality Award

Lebanon 2018 CDC Water Award Presention 01-02-20

On January 2 2020, the City of Lebanon Water Plant was presented a CDC Water Quality Award for achieving 100% optimal fluoridation levels for all 12 months of 2018. The award means that Water Plant staff maintained the optimal dosage for fluoride in our c...

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Posted on: January 29, 2020

2020 Water Quality Report

Water Report newsflash

The City of Lebanon Water Department is pleased to inform you that your drinking water met or exceeded all federal and state requirements, with no violations in 2019. We strive to deliver safe drinking water to our customers and to maintain a secure and p...

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Posted on: August 29, 2019

Streetlights for Removal - Final List

Streetlight Conversion Project Final Removal Notice

In preparation for Lebanon’s streetlight conversion project, the City has made a determination of which streetlights to remove. A total of 116 comments were submitted to the Department of Public Works (DPW) by email, phone mess...

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Lebanon Public Works
Posted on: May 28, 2019

Solid Waste Manager receives 2019 Environmental Stewardship Award

Marc Morgan receiving the 2019 Environmental Stewardship Award

The Public Works Department would like to congratulate Marc Morgan, Lebanon Solid Waste Manager, for his well-deserved receipt of the "2019 Environmental Stewardship Award" from New Hampshire the Beautiful. 

Marc's knowledge of and dedic...

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News Flash

Posted on: November 25, 2020

Santa's Tour of Lebanon & West Lebanon

Hear those sleigh bells ringing? Santa is coming to a neighborhood near you on Saturday, December 5th! Come on out to the sidewalk to wave to Santa and receive a special treat from the North Pole. For more information, visit https://lebanonnh.gov/1449/San...

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Lebanon Recreation & Parks
Posted on: November 13, 2020

Recreation & Parks Director Receives Lebanon Rotary Honor

Paul Coats holding Rotary Award

On October 22, 2020, Paul Coats, the Director of Lebanon Recreation and Parks, received the Rotary International Paul Harris Fellow Recognition. Lebanon Rotarian Bruce Bergeron, the owner of Jake’s Market and Deli, had the honor of presenting the award. P...

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Posted on: June 10, 2020

Leb Rec Parks Projects

Leb Rec Parks Projects

The Lebanon Recreation & Parks Department has been working hard on numerous projects throughout the City. 

These include: 

  • Skatepark Light Project at Riverside Park
    • This is an ongoing project that may cause temporary closures of the Ska...
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News Flash

Posted on: October 2, 2020

Hazardous Waste Collection Event

Hazardous Waste Collection Day October 3 from 9am to noon promotional ad

A Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day will be held at Lebanon High School on Saturday, October 3, 2020 from 9:00AM – NOON. This event is held at Lebanon High School to better accommodate the large turnout. The following flyer provides compl...

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Lebanon Solid Waste News
Posted on: September 23, 2020

Backyard Living: Composting 101 Live Seminar

Composting 101 graphic

On Tuesday, September 29, 2020 from 6:00pm to 7:00pm, the Lebanon Solid Waste Division will be partnering with the Co-Op Food Stores and West Lebanon Feed and Supply to provide training on how to reduce food scraps at home and get started with backyard co...

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Posted on: July 23, 2020

Lebanon Landfill Compost Pilot a Success

News from the Lebanon Solid Waste Facility with earth and recycle bins clipart

On Friday July 17, 2020, Lebanon’s effort to reduce the amount of food scraps being landfilled was highlighted on By Degrees°, a new climate reporting initiative by NHPR. 

The "Got Food Scraps?" residential compost pilo...

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Posted on: May 28, 2020

Purchasing Lebanon Solid Waste Punch Cards

Purchasing Lebanon Solid Waste Punch Cards during COVID-19

Currently, “landfill punch cards” are available at three local Lebanon merchants; Lavalley’s Building Supply, West Lebanon Feed and Supply, and Jake’s Market (Lebanon location). 

With the closure of City Hal...

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Lebanon Solid Waste News
Posted on: March 26, 2020

Refill NOT Landfill Campaign Postponed

Refill Not Landfill Event Postponed

On March 21, 2020, Governor Sununu issued Emergency Declaration 10 that instructs all grocery stores within the State of New Hampshire to transition to exclusive use of store provide single use plastic or paper bags when bagging grocerie...

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Lebanon Solid Waste News
Posted on: December 23, 2019

Don’t Waste Your Christmas Tree

Do Not Waste Your Tree with a photo of a decorated tree

Christmas trees are a traditional and wonderful part of this season’s celebration, first recorded in Latvia in 1510. In the United States, more than 50 million trees are sold each Christmas. Christmas trees should NEVER be placed in a dumpster, trash, or ...

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Lebanon Solid Waste News
Posted on: December 16, 2019

Boxes, Ribbons, Bows: Holiday Waste Reduction Tips

boxes wrapped with bows and ribbons

At this festive time of year, we generate a whole lot of trash. Between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Day, Americans throw away 25% more trash than any other time of the year. With a little planning, much of the waste that is generated can easily ...

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Lebanon Solid Waste News
Posted on: December 5, 2019

Tis the season for giving… rechargeable batteries

Battery Recycling with photo of rechargeable batteries

The season of gift giving us upon us. Many gifts given nowadays require batteries. From remote control cars to hand-held devices like phones and tablets, batteries will be required.

At the Lebanon Recycling Center, rechargeable batteries can be recycled. T...

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Lebanon Solid Waste News
Posted on: November 15, 2018

This Holiday Season… Clean your Plate

Food waste by the numbers infographic

We are fast approaching the holiday season. Wonderful food will be shared with family and friends. Unfortunately, far too much of that delicious food will be wasted. The EPA estimates that 22% of waste sent to landfills in the US was food waste in 2015.&a...

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Lebanon Solid Waste News
Posted on: August 1, 2019

New Landfill Fees: What You Need to Know

one bag one punch promo

New Fees at the Lebanon Solid Waste FacilityOn July 24, 2019, the Lebanon City Council approved a number of updated fees for disposal of various types of waste and updated City regulations associated with managing solid waste (see New Solid Waste...

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Posted on: October 27, 2017

Invasive Plants: Dispose, Don't Compost

NH Invasive Species Guide

Throughout the Upper Valley, non-native invasive plants have become an overwhelming problem to the natural environment. These plants seem to do very well in this region; both growth and reproduction have caused them to spread into areas and at rates that ...

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Posted on: December 13, 2018

Proper Disposal of Sharps

Sharps recently found next the trash dumpsters at the Lebanon Solid Waste Facility

Sharps is a term used for medical devices with sharp pointed edges that can cut or puncture your skin (safeneedledisposal.org).  Sharps are used by many to manage ongoing health needs such as diabetes, allergies, cancer, and other health conditio...

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Lebanon Solid Waste News
Posted on: October 25, 2018

Leaves, Brush and Yard Waste, Oh My!

photo of red autumn leaves on a branch. Photo submitted by Patricia McGovern.

Fall is in full swing and that means raking the yard.

In New Hampshire, leaves and yard waste are banned from being disposed in landfills. This means you can’t “throw them away” in your trash. 

Leaf and yard waste can be managed in a home leaf pile...

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Lebanon Solid Waste News
Posted on: July 5, 2018

Recycling Right

Recycle Right logo with recycling symbols

The State of Global Recycling Markets

Recently, there has been a lot of media attention focused on changes happening in global recycling markets. For years, overseas markets paid higher prices for American scrap recycling. As a result, U.S. domest...

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Lebanon Solid Waste News
Posted on: February 13, 2018

Learning the 3 Rs to Eliminate Waste

Reduce Reuse Recycle Graphic

Reduce, Reuse, RecycleWe are now into 2018. Last month, we challenged you to make 2018 a “greener” year. We would love to hear from you about how you are living up to this challenge.Over the next few weeks I will be writing about the 3R’...

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