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Friday 8 AM – 1 PM

(603) 427-1593
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Planning Department Re-Opening Details June 2020

As of June 1st, City Hall will be re-opening with new security protocols in place in accordance with COVID-19 public health guidelines. Please call to schedule an appointment to review Planning Department files or to request a meeting with a member of the staff. Requests for in-person meetings will be limited to no more than one person at a time.  We encourage anyone interested in consulting directly with a Planning Department staff person to schedule an appointment by phone or video conference.

Third Season of Middle Street Bike Lanes to See Reduced Number of Bollards and Improved Sight Lines

In September 2018, the City implemented new bike lanes on the Middle Street/Lafayette Road corridor to create a safer, on-road bike route along Route 1 between the High School and Downtown. The design included buffered bike lanes, defined parking spaces and bollards (also known as flex posts) along the marked bike lane.