Hayes new executive director of Lakes Region Planning Commission

MEREDITH — Jeffrey R. Hayes is the new executive director of the Lakes Region Planning Commission.

Hayes previously served as the executive director of North Country Council,  which is another of the states nine regional planning commissions. He has a Masters Degree in Regional Planning, has earned his American Institute of Certified Planners certification and has 20 years' experience working in the planning field.

"I look forward to serving the communities and pursuing a regional vision which balances new economic opportunities while maintaining and improving the environmental quality in the region", said Hayes

For more information on LRPC,  visit www.lakesrpc.org or contact your town representative to the Commission.

An association of 30 communities, the Lakes Region Planning Commission has active programs in land use and environmental planning, transportation, watershed preservation, economic development, mapping and technical assistance, and information services.