News Flash

Posted on: March 15, 2021

March is Women's History Month

Women's History Month

Women’s History Month has been celebrated since 1987 and was dedicated to reflect on the often-overlooked contributions of women to United States history. This March, the Lebanon Heritage Commission invites you to “stand in her shoes” to explore some of t...

Celebrate Women's History Month.

Lebanon Planning & Development
Posted on: March 22, 2021

Community Conversation: Mt. Support Road Special Assessment District

Community Conversation Mt. Support Special Assessment District March 30, 2021 at 6:30pm

The City of Lebanon is contemplating the creation of a Special Assessment District to fund necessary capital improvements at and near the intersection of Mt. Support Road and Lahaye Drive. A draft map of the proposed District and identification of the pro...

Watch the event recording.

Lebanon Planning & Development
Posted on: March 17, 2021

Slow Internet Getting You Down? Tell the Grafton County Broadband Committee!

TestIt Flyer

Don’t miss out—this is the chance you’ve been waiting for to help inform County and State efforts toward securing funding for better broadband infrastructure.

What is broadband? 

Put simply, broadband is high-speed int...

Take the broadband survey.

Lebanon Planning & Development
Posted on: March 10, 2021

Amphibians will soon be on the move!

salamander in the grass

Every spring, salamanders, frogs, and toads migrate to vernal breeding pools on “Big Nights” — evenings when temperatures are around 40 degrees or higher and it’s raining. There will likely be several migrations throughout the spring - between mid-March a...

Learn how to help our amphibians!

Lebanon Planning & Development
Posted on: January 27, 2021

NHDOT I89/Exit 18 Project Feedback

NH Route 120 Study: Tell us what you think

Have you ever been stuck in rush hour traffic either trying to get to I-89 or going north toward Hanover, such as to Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center or Dartmouth College? Or have you tried to get your kids to school on a nice day, on foot or bike, but ...

Submit your feedback!

Lebanon Planning & Development
Posted on: January 21, 2021

Survey Work along Main Street, West Lebanon

West Lebanon Village Visioning Newsflash

The Planning & Development Department has engaged a consultant to assist us with designing streetscape and transportation improvements along Main Street in West Lebanon as a follow-up effort to the 2019 West Lebanon Village Visioning Charrette.&nb...

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Lebanon Planning & Development
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: 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: 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 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: 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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