The Hampton Hub

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Efforts to provide adequate communal space for the residents of Hampton extend back over 73 years. There have been 12 attempts to build a community center in the town of Hampton.

News Articles

Explore news articles, press releases, and letters to the editors about our project that have appeared in print publications.

project status

October 2023 Public Listening Sessions

Placework reviewed three potential sites and began calculating square footage potential based on the needs of the library and Rec. departments. All of this information was shared with the public on Wednesday October 25th. This meeting marks the beginning of the community-wide conversation we are going to need to make this amazing building a reality.

Presentation slides

Enlarged view of sq. footage and site ideas

During the listening sessions three large display boards were shared to generate thoughts and conversations:

Project Goals display

Inspiring Places display

Programming display

Placework Concept Design Project updates

Following the successful passage of article 21 at the March 2023 Town Meeting the town put the planning project out to bid, awarding the contract to Placework (Portsmouth, NH) in May. As the project progresses updates will be provided here:

Placework_Hampton Hub_Update October 2023

Placework_Hampton Hub_Update September 2023

Placework_Hampton Hub_Update August 2023

Placework_Hampton Hub_Update July 2023