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NEW! - The Lakes Region Brownfields RFP is now available. Proposals are due Nov. 22, 2016. For more information and the full RFP, scroll down on this page to the "Latest News" Section. (10/21/2016)
Learn more about the Lakes Region Brownfields Environmental Site Assessment Program
Brownfields Inventory Map (8/14/14)
Site Nomination Form
Questions & Answers (revised 4/21/14)

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Some highlights:

The Statewide Snapshot- presents the compilation the nine regional plans, numerous statewide technical studies, and the robust outreach efforts to presents priorities from across the state.

The Nine Regional Plans- highlights from and links to the final documents from each region.

Statewide Research- including the Existing Conditions Assessment, Regional Plan Framework, climate change studies, UNH survey, equity and engagement checklist, and results of statewide public engagement efforts.

Planning Metrics- Common metrics of benefit to local, regional and state master plans with Excel data downloads and an online GIS data viewer hosted by GRANIT.

Upcoming Events

LRPC Commission Meeting
10/24/2016 - 6:00 PM

TAC Meeting
11/2/2016 - 2:00 PM

Executive Board Meeting
11/9/2016 - 10:00 AM

LRPC Commission Meeting
11/28/2016 - 6:00 PM

See complete list of events here...

The Lakes Region Planning Commission is a unique association of local governments that provides comprehensive planning services to meet the diverse needs of New Hampshire's Lakes Region. Our mission is to provide effective planning, in order to achieve and sustain a quality environment, a dynamic economy, and local cultural values by supporting community efforts through leadership, education, technical assistance, information, advocacy, coordination and responsive representation.

Recent Publications
Health & Climate Change in NH's Lakes Region: An Action Plan
NH Route 16 Corridor Safety Assessment (2015)
Lakes Region Planning Commission 2015 Annual Report
Meredith Hazard Mitigation Plan Update 2015
Tuftonboro Hazard Mitigation Plan 2015
New Hampton Hazard Mitigation Plan 2015
2015 Lakes Region Tour Scenic Byway - Corridor Management Plan
Developments of Regional Impact (DRI) Proposed Guidelines
2015 Lakes Region Travel and Tourism Livability Profile
2014 The Lakes Region Plan - Executive Summary
2014 The Lakes Region Plan
2014 Lakes Region Broadband Plan
Moultonborough Hazard Mitigation Plan
US Route 3 Corridor Transportation Demand Management Plan
NH Route 140 Corridor Study
Lakes Region Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) 2013 Report
2012 Lakes Region Bicycling and Walking Plan
2012 Lakes Region Bicycling and Walking Plan (Conceptual Design Supplement)
Mid-State Regional Coordinating Council Preliminary Service Availability Map
Pemigewasset River Corridor Management Plan
Sandwich Smart Growth Assessment
Winnipesaukee Gateway - maps, environmental plans, water quality data and more

For a complete list of publications, visit our publications / links page...

Latest News...

Request For Proposals - Brownfields - 10/21/2016
Lakes Region Planning Commission was selected by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to receive a Brownfields Assessment Grant. Grant funds will be used to identify and characterize known or potential all hazard and petroleum-contaminated Brownfields and to conduct up to 9 Phase I environmental assessments and up to 9 Phase II environmental assessments.

A consultant will be utilized to provide technical services to the Lakes Region Planning Commission for environmental investigation.

The full Bid Announcement can be found at this link.The full Request For Proposals can be downloaded here. The full RFP package may also be requested by contacting Program Specialist, Anna Perkins at

Written proposals are due by 4:30 p.m. on Nov 22, 2016

Request For Proposals - Household Hazardous Waste - 8/29/2016


In response to a request from a bidder, we are making available the Bid Table from our last RFP. This sheet shows the bids from three separate vendors:

  • Each bidder provided a One-Year Itemized Bid
  • Bidder #3 provided a Three-Year Itemized Bid
  • All three Bidders provided a Fixed Price Bid (second page).

Note that quantities from several of our recent collections are listed on pages 14 and 15 of the RFP.

Proposals and bids for the Lakes Region Planning Commissionís Household Hazardous Waste Collection services are due by 4:30 PM September 6, 2016.

The Request for Proposals (RFPs) and bids for the Lakes Region Planning Commissionís Household Hazardous Waste Collections is now available.

Bids for the Lakes Region Planning Commissionís Household Hazardous Waste Collections shall be received at:

Lakes Region Planning Commission  103 Main Street, Suite #3 Meredith, NH 03253-9287

Until 4:30 PM September 6, 2016. Bids submitted after this date will not be accepted.


Lakes Region Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Collections - 4/11/2016

The dates have been set for the 2016 Lakes Region Household Hazardous Waste Collections. On July 30ththe collections will be held in Belmont, Franklin, Gilford, and Meredith, and on August 6th collections will be held in Bristol, Laconia, Moultonborough, and Ossipee. Collections at all sites will run from 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM.


View all latest news items here...