The Regional Master Plan is organized in a similar manner as many local master plans and is designed to be consistent with the framework provided in RSA 36:47 and RSA 9-A. It specifically describes the planning region, summarizes the current issues and challenges that are of concern, and establishes an overall vision and set of goals for the Plan.
Regional Master Plan Introduction and Vision sections.
The vision for the Rockingham Planning Commission region in 2040 is the following:
The southeastern New Hampshire region enjoys a high quality of life represented by a strong regional economy, distinct community character, and outstanding natural and recreational resources. This has been achieved through careful planning, wise stewardship of natural resources, infrastructure investment, and increasing regional cooperation on shared issues. This vision is supported when:
Promote efficient use of land, resources and infrastructure in southeastern New Hampshire that: