NRPC staff has launched Spark, our Economic Development initiative that aims to provide assistance to member communities in a variety of ways from conducting economic development assessments and strategic planning to providing guidance and suggestions about incentives, marketing, and grant writing and administration.  In addition, the local business community will also benefit from our resources page, marketing materials, data, and networking opportunities.

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News of Interest
Business NH Magazine, May 29, 2023: Business of the Year: Alene Candles
Union Leader, March 21, 2023: Hudson golf club property sold for $122M; Target Corp. to build distribution center
Union Leader, February 1, 2023: Life is Good to consolidate operations to new Hudson building
Monadnock Ledger-Transcript, December 27, 2022: Mason woodcarver Tom LeComte leaves desk job to set out on artistic career
Union Leader, December 19, 2022: Dallas developer secures $32.6M in financing for Merrimack logistics center
November 2022: New grant program for local restaurants
NHMA Town & City Magazine, November/December 2022: Economic Resiliency Planning
NH Business Review, September 23, 2022: NH may reap big benefits from new federal law
September 7, 2022: Wilton Mill Worx purchases historic mill on banks of Souhegan River
Union Leader, August 8, 2022: Commerce Chief, CEO to attend ribbon cutting of silicon carbide factory in Hudson

Featured Resources
​A CEDS is a plan that outlines a region's economic development needs and goals. It emerges from a continuous planning process developed with a broad based and diverse community participation that addresses the economic potential of an area. The strategy should promote sustainable economic development and opportunity, foster effective transportation systems, enhance and protect the environment and balance resources through sound management of development. REDC has been the keeper of the region's CEDS since 2000. Click here to view previous editions.

SBDCLogoNH Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is the state’s leading resource for business advising and education. SBDC works with small businesses to help them start, grow, create jobs, and be resilient. Their team of certified business advisors provides highly individualized, confidential advising at no cost to the business. They guide clients on issues that impact their businesses, such as financing, marketing, improving operations, best practices, or bringing new products to market. SBDC also offers relevant eCourses and webinars at

Request advising here and add Nashua Regional Planning Commission in the “Referred by” question, and SBDC will respond to you promptly.

For additional business resources, visit our resources page

Jay Minkarah, Executive Director Camille Pattison, Assistant Director
(603) 417-6570 x6564 (603) 417-6570 x6577