News / Events

March 17th – Accessory Dwelling Unit Workshop
What does the new Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU) bill mean – or not? Why do we have it? What technical and community challenges might be faced in implementing it? Please join us for the first of a quarterly series we’re calling “Home, Sweet Home.” In this first two-hour workshop will raise awareness of the importance […] More ›
North Branch Completes Construction at Laconia Central Fire Station
                                                                     (Laconia, NH) North Branch Construction of Concord has completed construction at the Laconia Central Fire Station on 848 North Main Street in Laconia, NH. The project included the renovation of approximately 13,200 square feet of the existing two-story CMU block and steel framed building and the addition of an approximately 13,000 square foot, two-story […] More ›
After Hours 2/10, Sign Up Now!
We hope you plan to join Plan NH members and others for a fun evening of good conversations, refreshments and more! The event will be at Nancy Carlisle Interior Plantings‘ warehouse and office space (you will love her plant wall!) and is co-hosted by ReVision Energy. Short program topic:  Solar energy for schools, municipalities and non-profits. What/When: […] More ›
Vibrant Villages NH, new look for 2016!
We are very excited to announce the updated vibrantvillagesnh.org! Thanks to NH Housing, Plan NH can capture articles, stories and ideas for Vibrant Villages NH. Vibrantvillagesnh.org wants inform and inspire readers to work with their communities to further a vision of healthy, vibrant towns and neighborhoods. Check out the blogs, and the NEW “Village Library”, […] More ›
Applications now sought for Plan NH scholarship and fellowship awards
Applications are now being accepted for this year’s Plan NH Fellowship and Scholarship Awards,  given to outstanding post-secondary and graduate-level students who call New Hampshire home and are studying a field related to planning, design, or development at an accredited school anywhere in the world. In partnership with the NH Charitable Foundation,  Plan NH awarded over […] More ›
Tech Assistance Grant Program info available now
Plan NH is pleased to announce that its NH Municipal Technical Assistance Grant (MTAG) Program  information and application instructions are now available. The purpose of the MTAG Program is to provide funds, through a competitive application process, to municipalities who wish to create or amend their zoning ordinances so that there are more housing choices to […] More ›
ReVision Energy Project at NH School Benefits Students, Skiers Alike
Exciting News from our members, ReVision Energy! $1 Million Solar Project at NH School Benefits Students, Skiers Alike EXETER, N.H. (December 14, 2015) — A series of six solar arrays on the campus of Proctor Academy represents one of the largest solar projects of its kind at a New England school. The 334-kilowatt project at […] More ›
USGBC NH Chapter Annual Event Thurs 12/10
USGBC NH Chapter Annual Event Thursday Dec 10th Join the NH Chapter of the U.S. Green Building Council for an evening of socializing and networking at their upcoming Annual Event. The event is free and open to the public. When: Thursday December 10th Time: 7:00 to 10:00 pm Location: The historical Centennial Inn in Concord, NH All who are […] More ›
USDOT proposes to remove design restrictions on some roads to make them safer
We are all – whether community planners, road designers, or just citizens – very aware of the frustrations of not being able to make so many of our US roads (those that run through our towns with 50 MPH speed limits or less – think Route 1, for example) safer for everyone, especially the myriad […] More ›
Plan NH to participate in #GivingTuesday on December 1
Created in 2012, #GivingTuesday is a global day of “giving back”.   It’s the first Tuesday after Thanksgiving (and after Black Friday and Cyber Monday) – this year, December 1.  And this year, Plan NH will be part of it. “Our mission,” said Robin LeBlanc, Executive Director, “is to foster excellence in planning , design and […] More ›