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Nominations sought for NH Construction Industry Ethics Award
October, 29th, 2018
Nominations are currently being sought for the 2018-19 NH Construction Industry Ethics Award recipient.  This award program is now administered by Plan NH. The award is presented to “the individual, business or organization that, through its words and deeds, best demonstrates a commitment to upholding the highest ethical standards in construction.” The award carries with […] More ›
Who slept here?
Who slept where? Learn how to research a house’s history on August 23 in Alexandria and September 20 in Laconia. The Preservation Alliance’s Andrew Cushing will offer tips, tools and tricks to uncover dates, owners and important events. Details about the events can be found here.  Here is some homework reading on the subject that is useful […] More ›
Annual Historic Preservation and Downtown Conference Bristol VT June 8th
Annual fun conference, this year featuring keynote Dar Williams (who will be at the Plan NH Fall conference in Keene).  Great for Historic Preservationists, Architects, planners and anyone interested in revitalizing old New England tows.  Go here for more info and to register.  Hosted by Preservation Trust of VT. More ›
“Missing Middle” workshop June 7
“Missing Middle”, a term coined by Opticos Design, refers to those duplexes, triple-deckers, small apartment buildings and other types of homes that fall between the detached single-family home and large apartment buildings. As land and budgets become tighter, many are taking a new look at these traditional designs – in communities of all sizes. On […] More ›
Comeback Communities – Idea exchange May 23
Is your community “coming back”?  Or do you wish you had some ideas so that it could? A Comeback Community has a history of economic excellence, followed by a period of tough economic decline and now – due to innovative strategies and people – it is coming back, but differently. Join some Comeback Communities on […] More ›
Plan NH 2018 Annual Golf Classic set for September 12
Save the date – the annual Golf Classic will be on September 12 this year, again at Canterbury Woods.  Check the Golf page on the Plan NH site for updates – registration opening in the spring.  To receive notices about this and other Plan NH events and information, contact [email protected] to be put on the […] More ›
Summer internships – have one to offer? Looking for one?
March, 13th, 2018
It’s not too soon to be thinking about interning this summer.   Stay Work Play is compiling a data bank of information about employers who are looking for summer interns.  Go to Stay Work Play’s site to post a position – or look for one. More ›
NH OSI conference April 28 – registration now open
Plan NH’s MTAG Program is but one topic that will be addressed at this year’s annual conference, designed for municipal board members and other community  leaders to learn about basics and trends.  Go here for more info and to register. More ›
MTAG 2018-19 applications due June 1
Plan NH is pleased to announce that another round of Muncipal Technical Assistance Grant (MTAG) applications is available and due June 1.  For communities who wish to expand choices in where to live through zoning changes, funds are awarded, through a completitive application process, to hire consultants to review current regulations, identify needs of the […] More ›
Density Done Well – a presentation on March 6 in Concord – register soon
On Tuesday, March 6, starting at 10 AM at Red River Theatres in Concord, Brent Toderian, former planner in Vancouver, will talk with planners, engineers, architects and others interested about the role of density and its advantages.  The event is free but space is limited and pre-registration is required. AIA and AICP credits pending Go […] More ›