News / Events

We’ve Moved Our Office!
We are pleased to let you know that we have moved our office. Long-time Plan NH members and supporters Greenman-Pedersen  Inc. (GPI) have invited us to move our “headquarters” into an empty office they  have in their new space at 21 Daniel Street – right in downtown Portsmouth. Although we have loved where we were(on […] More ›
Seacoast Housing Summit November 3
The  Workforce Housing Coalition of the Greater Seacoast, the BIA and seven Seacoast Chambers of Commerce will host a two-hour summit to talk about the pressing need for workforce housing in all of our communities.  Keynote: Chris Estes.  Moderator, Ben Frost. Presenters: Russ Thibeault, Eric Chinburg and Tom Wright.    Huddleston Hall, UNH Durham, 7:30 […] More ›
Bike Walk Alliance of New Hampshire announces leadership shift
The Board of Directors of the Bike-Walk Alliance of New Hampshire (BWANH) announces that Executive Director Tim Blagden will transition from his staff position to volunteer chair of the BWANH Policy Committee. This will allow Tim to focus on policy issues that will improve biking and walking conditions across New Hampshire. Tim will also be […] More ›
9/30 Allenstown Charrette
Sept 30th-Oct 1st Plan NH heads to Allenstown! Do you Live, Work or Play in Allenston? YOU are encouraged to participate in the Charrette process. Allenstown is planning to redevelop their downtown. During, this process Allentown (and Plan NH) needs public input from, those who live, work and/or play in Allenstown.   Interested in participating in […] More ›
North Branch Completes Construction at Somersworth CTC
(Somersworth, NH) North Branch Construction of Concord has completed the renovations to the Somersworth High School Career Technical Center in Somersworth, NH. The project included a 53,000 square foot interior renovation of the existing Career Technical Center. The renovations will provide the CTC with a new cutting edge facility. Program spaces that received renovations included […] More ›
Charrette Volunteers Needed for Allenstown!
The Allenstown charrette needs YOU:    make a difference for this New Hampshire community! September 30 10:30 AM  – October 1, 2016 4:30 PM What Happens at a Plan NH Charrette?  The team gathers, explores the target area and listens to the town leaders and citizens.  The citizens talk together about why this is important […] More ›
Smart Growth America now taking applications for technical assistance program
September, 12th, 2016
Have you been thinking about smart growth for your community, but not sure where to start?  Smart Growth America (SGA) is now accepting applicaitons for its  2017 workshop series. Now in its sixth year, their free technical assistance program has helped more than 50 communities grow in ways that benefit residents and businesses while protecting […] More ›
We’re Golden! 50th Anniversary of the National Historic Preservation Act
The NH Division of Historic Resources will celebrate the Golden Anniversary of the national-historic-preservation-act on Friday, October 28 with a symposium to celebrate the act and its many successes here in the Granite State.  Plan NH is pleased to support this day. Presenters include: Charlene Dwin Vaughn; Advisory Council on Historic Preservation Lydia Kachadoorian; Federal Emergency Management […] More ›
*FREE* Event: 9/19 Smarter Com. Development in NH
  What: i2i Symposium Series “Smarter Community Development for New Hampshire” Where: Take Root Coworking – 359 Central Street, Franklin, New Hampshire 03235 When: September 19th, 9:00am-12:30pm Cost: FREE* Registration:*You must register to attend. Registration ends 9/12. Register HERE!   The New Hampshire Community Development Finance Authority (CDFA) invites you to experience internationally acclaimed sustainability […] More ›
Local Land Use Planning for Pipeline Safety – Workshop & Luncheon Sept 12 noon to 1:30
Hosted by Nashua Regional Planning Commission Audience:  Professional planners, planning and select board members, town administrators, RPC Commissioners, and anyone else with a stake in enhancing pipeline safety through land use planning best practices. Featured Speaker: Ian Woods, Community Assistance and Technical Services (CATS) Manager, PHMSA. Mr. Woods will provide background on PHMSA, its mission […] More ›