REMINDER:  GACIT Hearing in Nashua October 19 at 7:00pm at the Nashua Community College, 505 Amherst Street Room 150, Nashua NH.

The New Hampshire Department of Transportation (NHDOT) and the Governor’s Advisory Commission on Intermodal Transportation (GACIT) announced four additional (4) public hearings on the NHDOT’s recommended update of the State’s Ten-Year Transportation Program (2019-2028), including one in Nashua (District 5 – Councilor Wheeler) and one in Salem (District 3 – Councilor Prescott).

These public hearings are an opportunity for citizens to comment on the draft plan, which is the result of several months of work by communities, the Nashua Regional Planning Commission (NRPC), and the NHDOT.

Below is a schedule for the remaining hearings being held by Councilor David Wheeler (District 5), representing the NRPC communities of Amherst, Brookline, Hollis, Hudson, Litchfield, Lyndeborough, Mason, Merrimack, Milford, Mont Vernon, Nashua and Wilton and Councilor Russell Prescott (District 3), representing Pelham. 

District 5 – Councilor David Wheeler
Wednesday, October 18th
7:00 PM
Town Hall
1 Grove Street
Co-hosted with District 2 Councilor Andru Volinsky
Thursday, October 19th
7:00 PM
Nashua Community College
505 Amherst Street Room 150
District 3 – Councilor Russell Prescott
Wednesday, October 25th
7:00 PM
Salem Town Hall
Knightly Room
33 Geremonty Drive
NRPC will be presenting at the public hearing held in Nashua and attending Peterborough and Salem. You are strongly encouraged to attend your Councilor’s hearings to show support for the regional projects.
Any individuals needing assistance or auxiliary communication equipment due to sensory impairment or other disability should contact Sharon Allaire, (603) 271-3344, NHDOT, P.O. Box 483, Concord, N.H. 03302-0483 – TDD access: Relay N.H. 1-800-735-2964.  Those not able to attend the meetings can submit written testimony within 10 days of the completion of the Public Hearings, but no later than November 6, 2017.
Written comments should be addressed to:
William E. Watson, P.E.
Bureau of Planning and Community Assistance
New Hampshire Department of Transportation
John O. Morton Building, 7 Hazen Drive
P.O. Box 483
Concord, NH 03302-0483
Copies of any documents related to the Ten-Year Transportation Improvement Plan (2019-2028) will be available for review on the NHDOT website prior to the first Public Hearing: or by contacting the Bureau of Planning & Community Assistance at the Department of Transportation (603-271-3344).

NRPC Transportation Workshop

On November 8, 2013, in Nashua, NRPC, by Mark Cookson

The Nashua Regional Planning Commission (NRPC) will host a Regional Transportation Workshop on Monday, November 18 in Downtown Nashua to gather public input in developing the long-term transportation needs for the region. The event will run from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the City Hall Auditorium. The commission will facilitate a conversation with those in attendance about how they would like to get around the region in the future, where public investments should be targeted, and what some of the region’s transportation needs are. This input will be incorporated into the region’s Metropolitan Transportation Plan, a long-range plan for transportation improvements in the region. The event is open to residents of the region as well as municipal officials. Snacks and refreshments will be served. To RSVP, please contact Karen Baker at or (603) 424-2240, ext. 11 by Thursday, November 14. Please feel free to pass this invitation along.


On November 9, 2012, in Nashua, by Mark Cookson

The Nashua Regional Planning Commission invites you to attend an open house to learn more about the plan for the Nashua Region. The open house will be held at the NRPC’s offices at 9 Executive Park Drive, Merrimack, NH on Thursday, November 29 from 5:00-7:00 p.m. Staff will be available for discussions about the work that has already been done on the plan, and what is coming up. Posters, maps, and other materials will be available for review and comment.

Please drop by, enjoy some refreshments, and share your ideas about how we can plan for a vibrant and successful future.

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