At the beginning of August, DPW will be paving/shimming in preparation of chipseal and at the middle to end of August chipseal will take place on the following roads: Babcock Hill Rd, Williams Crossing Rd, Pigeon Swamp Rd, Cook Hill Rd, Synagogue Rd, Carriage Dr, Scenic Dr, First St, Lake Williams Dr and Lake Shore Dr. Residents please be mindful of your speed during the chipseal process. Loose stone will exist on the roads during the curing process and cleanup/sweeping of remaining stone should start at the end August.
Eversource along with Asplundh Tree contractors will be working in various parts of town for the next several months on several utility enhancement projects including tree trimming and some tree removal. The areas of town with the most activity include sections of; Exeter Rd, Trumbull Hwy, Goshen Hill Rd, Bender Rd, Gates Rd, Jordan Ln, Old Route 89 and Rafferty Rd. Residents please be careful when passing through Work Zones and if residents plan on picking any wood left behind please be mindful of your safety while doing so.
Visit the Farmers Market on Saturday, August 19 in front of Town Hall from 9 am to noon.
We are looking for new photographs of Lebanon to put on the Town's website. Photos are displayed for each season of the year. Of immediate need are summertime photos. If you have a photo you wish to share, please email to email@example.com. Thank you!
VILLAGE GREEN DISTRICT DESIGN REVIEW BOARD
This seven (7) member Village Green District Design Review Board was formed by the Lebanon Planning and Zoning Committee on September 16, 2013.
The purpose of the Village Green District Zone is to allow for integrated residential and agriculture development which meets the housing needs of residents while preserving and enhancing the unique rural, historic and architectural character and scale of the district.
The Design Review Board reviews applications for new construction, exterior modifications or changes in land use in the Village Green District Zone to determine consistency with the Design Review Standards found in Appendix 1 of the Zoning Regulations and makes advisory recommendations to the Planning and Zoning Commission within thirty-five (35) days of Commission plan acceptance, unless the Applicant requests and is granted an extension of time. The Design Review Board report submitted to the Commission shall be entered into the public record.
The Design Review Board considers the design and placement of buildings, structures, parking, landscaping, pedestrian and vehicular ways, public and private roadways, signage, lighting, fencing, stone walls, retaining walls and other elements deemed appropriate.
Members were initially appointed by the PZC as follows, with subsequest reappointments for four-year terms:
Three (3) 4-year terms
Two (2) 3-year terms
Two (2) 2-year terms