Welcome to North Country Council
Welcome to North Country Council, Northern New Hampshire's regional planning commission and federally-designated economic development district. Please explore our website to learn more about our mission and services.
NH Office of Energy & Planning Seeking Citizen Input on the State's Energy Siting Process
Each session will begin at 6:00pm and registration is not required. Listening Sessions dates and locations are:
- December 11, 1203 – Lebanon City Council Chambers, 51 North Park Street, Lebanon
- December 17, 2013 – Plymouth State University Welcome Center/Ice Arena, 129 NH Route 175A (Holderness Road), Plymouth, NH 03245
Federal Lands Access Program Grants - Application Period Opening November 15
Eastern Federal Lands (EFL) will be accepting FLAP applications via electronic submital from November 15, 2013 through February 15, 2014. Please explore the EFL FLAP website located at http://www.efl.fhwa.dot.gov/programs/federal-lands-access.aspx and follow the links to the New Hampshire FLAP website at http://www.efl.fhwa.dot.gov/programs/fed-lands-newhampshire.aspx to download the application. You are welcome to contact any of the Programming Decisions Committee members with your questions or comments using the contact information contained in the website. We also invite you to view a brief presentation titled FLHD FLAP Informational Presentation located on the EFL FLAP website referenced above that may be helpful. It is the intent of the Programming Decision Committee to program New Hampshire’s FY 2013 and FY 2014 Federal Lands Access funds through this call for projects. Total funding available is approximately $280,000 annually.
Office Space for Lease – The Rocks Estate, Bethlehem, NH
This ground floor unit has its own entrance off of Glessner Road at the scenic Society for the Protection of New Hampshire Forests Rocks Estate Chrismas Tree Farm. This beautiful location boasts ample parking, significant interior natural light via plenty of windows, built in bookcases, lighting and cabinets, 3 fireplaces, private bath and a highly flexible interior supporting many possible uses. When available, shared full kitchen, conference room, copier/printer, and Wi-Fi; fees may apply. Two suites are available for lease individually or merged for contiguous space, 370-765 sq. ft. Please call 603-444-6303 x17 for details.
What do you want the North Country to look like in 20 years?
Granite State Future is a three-year program to update and expand all nine of the state's regional plans. Public input on local values and needs will guide us as we develop strategies to increase economic opportunity and livability of the North Country while holding onto the values that make it a special place to live, work and play.
NCC Board of Directors
Wednesday, December 11, 3:30 PM
North Country Council Conference Room
The Cottage at the Rocks, Bethlehem, NH
NCC Representatives- Climate Change in Northern NH
Wednesday, December 11, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Franconia Town Hall
For more information contact Tara Bamford, 603-444-6303 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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CANCELLED - NCC Transportation Advisory Committee
Tuesday December 17
Now Available at NCCouncil.org
Ammonoosuc River Corridor Management Plan adopted June 2013
North Country Council now has a revolving loan fund! If your business needs financing that cannot be provided through traditional bank financing, we may be abe to help. Click here for a flyer with more info and click here for an application.