Planning Department

  1. Construction to begin on the Transit Center Renovation Project

    The Nashua Transit Center located at 30 Elm Street in Nashua, NH will be undergoing significant renovations throughout Summer 2021- Winter 2022. Construction is set to begin on Monday, July 26, 2021. Read on...
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The Planning Department is a department within the Community Development Division


Our mission is to provide the regulatory framework and leadership to guide the city in the process and maintenance of its vision and support of its respective boards and commissions by:
  • Creating a structure for updating existing plans, developing new plans, and promoting those plans so they are broadly used as the basis for all future decision making
  • Recommending land use regulations that will bring the city toward its vision
  • Aggressively pursuing opportunities consistent with the vision through outreach to the community
  • Leading the city to a higher level of understanding and commitment to the city's potential

The following Boards, Commission, and land use information are overseen by the Planning Department: