Fall dirt road maintenance will begin in October. DPW employees will be blowing leaf debris away from dirt road ditchlines. Please do not blow or sweep any leaves that have collected on your property back onto the road. Remove or bag leaves and dispose of properly.
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.
On 2/16/2012, the Board of Selectmen unanimously voted to form a seven (7) member Charter Study Committee, charged with examining the present form of government in Lebanon and making recommendations to the town as to whether operating under a Charter would be of benefit. The membership was expanded to eight (8) members at the 11/13/12 meeting of the Board of Selectmen.
On August 6, 2013 the Charter Study Committee presented their final report to the Board of Selectmen and having completed the task that they were charged with, they asked to disband the committee and requested that the Selectmen appoint a formal Town Charter Commission.