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Governor’s Millennial Advisory Council issues first report
As stated in the introduction, The Governor’s Millennial Advisory Council was created by Governor Sununu’s Executive Order 2017-07. The Council is charged with providing the Governor with recommendations, insight, suggestions, and feedback on matters of State policy that directly impact the attraction and retention of young workers. The Council consists of 25 members appointed by […] More ›
North Branch Construction Completes New Center for Art + Design for Colby-Sawyer College
(New London, NH) North Branch Construction of Concord has completed construction of the new Center for Art + Design on the campus of Colby-Sawyer College. The new, 15,000-square-foot, single-story facility features a state-of-the-art black box theater, outdoor sculpture garden, studios for ceramics, sculpture, painting, and graphic design, along with faculty offices and support areas. The Center […] More ›
Registration now open for October conference The Role of Community Design in Supporting Economic Development
Plan NH believes that a community’s  design and assets are major contributors to the quality of life that is found there.  And we believe that that is a huge factor in ecnonomic growth, including in the decision whether or not to put down, maintain or grow business roots. On October 26 ad 27, Plan NH will host […] More ›
Plan NH names Paul Roberson as new Board President
On Tuesday August 15, the Plan NH Board unanimously elected Paul Roberson, Account Executive at The Rowley Agency, as its new President, effective immediately.  Mr. Roberson takes over from Rob Dapice (New Hampshire Housing),  who had served in that capacity for two and a half years. Mr. Roberson is a comercial insurance producer specializing in […] More ›
NH Engineers without Borders to hold fundraiser for Water for Uganda project
NH’s chapter of Engineers without Borders will hold a fundraiser at Redhook on July 30, from 1-5, to raise funds for their initiative to build wells in Uganda.  The event includes tours of Redhook’s water management system, for which attendees may be able to earn continuing ed credits. Go here:  EWB NH Water for Uganda […] More ›
2017 Merit Award recipients announced
An unprecedented eight projects earned Merit Awards of Excellence this year.  At the annual Awards Dinner, this year at the Derryfield Country Club in Manchester, the following were announced: Honorable Mention: Allenstown Community Center.  Owner:  Town of Allenstown.  When the Boys and Girls Club needed a new space, as did the Senior Center, groups and […] More ›
Plan NH to conduct charrette in Wilton July 21 and 22
The Town of Wilton (just west of Milford) has been selected for a community design charrette, which will be held there on July 21 and 22. The Town is seeking assistance to revitalize the downtown center, to (quotes below are  from their application) “breathe new life into [the] business community” and Give the downtown center […] More ›
North Branch Construction Receives Good Scout Award
North Branch Construction is the proud recipient ofthe 2017 Construction Industry Good Scout Award presented by the Daniel Webster Council division of the Boy Scouts of America. The Concord-based construction firm was honored with this meaningful award on May 23rd at a reception held at the Falls Event Center in Manchester, NH. The Good Scout […] More ›
SNHPC invites you to its region-wide Becoming Age-Friendly Forum
On May 31st at 5:30 pm, at the New Hampshire Institute of Politics at Saint Anselm College (1 St. Anselm Dr. Goffstown), the Southern NH Planning Commission will host a region-wide Becoming Age-Friendly Forum, which will highlight the findings of several months’ research, resident input and community assessments. The evening will also include a lively discussion from a […] More ›
2017 Annual Awards Evening
May, 19th, 2017
Mark your calendar and register soon for the 2017 annual festive evening of celebration and inspiration! Register Now for the Annual Awards Evening.  On June 21, Plan NH will honor outstanding achievements related to planning, design and/or development of New Hampshire’s built environment and its impact on the fabric of our towns and neighborhoods: A special […] More ›