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Posted on: October 16, 2018

Manager Update (Month of September)

Manager Update

City Manager Updates are monthly reports that contain departmental information compiled by the Manager’s Office. In an effort to keep the Council apprised of recent City activities, these updates are provided to the City Council in advance of their mid-mo...

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Posted on: October 16, 2018

Community Conversation on Housing in Lebanon

August in the Canillas Community Garden. Photo submitted by Pat McGovern.

Please join the City of Lebanon and Vital Communities for a community conversation on “Housing and the Future of Lebanon.” Together we’ll explore what types of homes Lebanon needs to have a thriving community for all...

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City of Lebanon News
Posted on: October 12, 2018

Just Published! Final report on The Historic Water Powered Mills of Lebanon

screenshot of the cover of the Lebanon Mills Report

The final Water Powered Mills of Lebanon, NH, project report authored by Monadnock Archaeological Consulting, and sponsored by the Heritage Commission, has been published and is now available on the Lebanon Mills project page

The Lebanon Mills p...

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City of Lebanon News
Posted on: October 4, 2018

New Colburn Park Playground OPEN!

Colburn Park Playground

Big news! The new Colburn Park Playground is open and ready for play! 

This new play structure was installed in Colburn Park by Lebanon Recreation and Parks on Saturday, September 29th with the help of local volunteers. Final touches were complete...

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City of Lebanon News
Posted on: October 4, 2018

Absentee and Sample Ballots Available

November 6 2018 General Election ballots lined up side by side

Absentee Ballots for the November 6, 2018 General Election are now available at the City Clerk's office during regular business hours.

There is no early voting in New Hampshire, however, qualified voters can vote by absentee ballots. To qualify, you must ...

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City of Lebanon News
Posted on: October 3, 2018

Extended Hours for Voter Registration

blue rectangle with vote sign and information about extended hours for voter registration

With the November 6, 2018 NH State General Election fast approaching, the Lebanon City Clerk’s office will be offering two additional days for Lebanon residents to register to vote or obtain an absentee ballot (for those who qualify.) 

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Posted on: October 4, 2018

Please Scoop the Poop!

clipart of dog pooping with a crossed out line across it and text "scoop the poop"

A friendly reminder to our local dog lovers, owners, and sitters:

A walk in the park can quickly be ruined by stepping in dog 'doody'. While most of our residents are careful to clean up after their dogs, it has come to our attention that some are falling ...

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City of Lebanon News
Posted on: September 17, 2018

Manager Update, 09/19/18

Manager Update

City Manager Updates are monthly reports that contain departmental information compiled by the Manager’s Office. In an effort to keep the Council apprised of recent City activities, these updates are provided to the City Council in advance of their mid-mo...

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Posted on: August 16, 2018

Proposed 2019-2024 CIP Now Available

Cover page for 2019 Capital Improvements Program

The Capital Improvements Program (CIP) is a document, which is developed and updated annually for use by the City Council to review proposed budget expenditures relative to the capital needs of the community. As such, the CIP is an essential comp...

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City of Lebanon News
Posted on: July 13, 2018

The New "Bike Safety Bill" and What You Need to Know

Sharing the Road Infographic

House Bill 1731, also known as "The Bike Safety Bill," was signed by Governor Sununu on May 15th and officially becomes law on July 14, 2018. This bill updates a variety of existing New Hampshire statutes (RSAs) that will be applied across NH co...

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City of Lebanon News
Posted on: July 5, 2018

Recycling Right

Recycle Right logo with recycling symbols

The State of Global Recycling Markets

Recently, there has been a lot of media attention focused on changes happening in global recycling markets. For years, overseas markets paid higher prices for American scrap recycling. As a result, U.S. domest...

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City of Lebanon News
Posted on: June 25, 2018

Supporting Pollinators in the Landscape

Child sitting in front of flowers at Canillas Community Garden

We Need Them

Bumblebees buzzing and scrolling the air … butterflies and moths fluttering about … birdsong …. The sounds and motions of pollinators feed our senses and connect us to the seasons, and their work supports life on earth. Pollinators include bee...

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City of Lebanon News
Posted on: June 21, 2018

Lebanon City Council Adopts Inclusiveness Resolution

City Council Inclusiveness Resolution

At its June 20, 2018 regular meeting, Lebanon City Council adopted a Resolution for Inclusiveness to express its desire to preserve public trust and promote community identity, civic pride, and quality of life for all Lebanon residents. The text of the re...

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Posted on: June 21, 2018

City Explores New Electricity Program

light bulbs all darkened except for one with words Energy Savings

The City of Lebanon has just contracted with a new electricity supplier to provide power to the municipality based on Real-Time Pricing. Freedom Energy Logistics of Auburn, NH and South Jersey Energy Company will be our new suppliers. This will be effecti...

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City of Lebanon News
Posted on: June 14, 2018

What About Insects, Spiders, and Other Creepy Crawlies?

screenshot of insect article in pdf format

Insects are often considered “pests” but not all bugs are bad. Out of nearly one million known insect species, only about one to three percent are really pests. What about the rest of them? Some insects actually help us by keeping pests ...

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Posted on: May 22, 2018

Who is Lebanon's 2018 Top Dog?

Top Dog Riley

The City Clerk's Office is pleased to report that they had 376 eligible contestants for this year’s Top Dog contest. From these contestants, our Mayor Suzanne Prentiss randomly selected three winners. The winners were awarded their fabulous priz...

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Posted on: May 7, 2018

Boat Registrations Are Now Available

Boat on Mascoma Lake

We are pleased to announce that the City Clerk's Office is now a boat agent for the State of New Hampshire and can process registration renewals and new boat registrations during regular business hours. To renew, please bring your renewal notice or previo...

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City of Lebanon News
Posted on: April 17, 2018

Winners Chosen in Lebanon Rail Trail Public Art Program

Steel Umbrella by artists Justin O’Rourke & Margaret Jacobs

The AVA Gallery and Art Center, Lebanon Recreation and Parks and the Mascoma River Greenway Coalition are partnering in a program to commission two winning artists to design, fabricate, and install public sculptural artworks for long-term display along Le...

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City of Lebanon News
Posted on: March 30, 2018

2018 Water Quality Report

Glass of water that says  now it comes with a list of ingredients

The City of Lebanon Water Department is pleased to inform you that your drinking water met or exceeded all federal and state requirements, with no violations in 2017. We strive to deliver safe drinking water to our customers and to maintain a secure and p...

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