Mount Sunapee Advisory Committee

When: TBD
Location: TBD
The Mount Sunapee Advisory Committee was established through the Department of Resources and Economic Development (DRED) Commissioner's Office pursuant to RSA 21-G:11, to advise the Commissioner and meet with the lessee at the call of the Commissioner. Advisory Committee meetings are open to the public pursuant to RSA 91-A:2; however, such meetings do not constitute public hearings. The Committee consists of 11 members. Governor & Executive Council meeting on Dec 19, 2018, to approve amendments to the Lease and Operating Agreement

#A          Authorize the Department of Natural and Cultural Resources to amend the terms of the Lease and Operating Agreement of the ski area at Mount Sunapee State Park by adding Change of Control language effective upon G&C approval through June 30, 2028. The original lease was approved by G&C on June 10, 1998, and an amendment to Lease and Operating Agreement was approved by G&C on April 6, 2016. 
#B          Authorize the Department of Natural and Cultural Resources to amend the terms of the Lease and Operating Agreement of the ski area at Mount Sunapee State Park to accept land and to provide for the expansion of the Mount Sunapee State Park. The Amendment shall be effective upon G&C approval. The original Lease was approved by G&C on June 10, 1998 and an Amendment to Lease and Operating Agreement was approved by G&C on April 6, 2016. 
#C          Authorize the Department of Natural and Cultural Resources to amend the terms of the Lease and Operating Agreement of the ski area at Mount Sunapee State Park to establish the requirement that the Lessee shall meet with the Mount Sunapee Advisory Commission at the call of the  Commissioner and shall operate with the Commission. The Amendment shall be effective Upon G&C approval. The original Lease was approved by G&C on June 10, 1998 and an Amendment to Lease and Operating Agreement was approved by Governor and Executive Council on April 6, 2016.
 
Information regarding Triple Peaks, LLC potential sale to VR NE Holdings, LLC:

The Department of Natural and Cultural Resources thanks everyone who attended and participated at the July 25, 2018 public information session, and those who provided written comments regarding the proposed transfer of the Mount Sunapee State Park ski area lease agreement.

Annual Operating Plans:

Mount Sunapee Five-Year Revised Master Development Plan (MDP) 2016-2020 and Environmental Management Plan (EMP), December 1, 2015

Hard copies of the Five-Year Revised Master Development Plan 2016-2020 and Environmental Management Plan are available for public review at the Department of Resources and Economic Development, 172 Pembroke Road, Concord, NH, as well as in the Towns of Newbury, Goshen, New London, Sunapee, Newport, Bradford, Sutton, and at the Upper Valley Lake Sunapee Regional Planning Commission.  Hard copies of the Five-Year Master Development Plan 2009-2014 and Environmental Management Plan are available for public review at the Department of Resources and Economic Development, 172 Pembroke Road, Concord, NH, as well as in the Towns of Newbury, Goshen, New London, Sunapee, Newport, Bradford, Sutton, and at the Upper Valley Lake Sunapee Regional Planning Commission. The plan has been broken down into smaller sections for easier download. These pdf files can be accessed below:   Pages i-34 (6.75MB)  Pages 35-79 (5MB)  Pages 80-84 (7.6MB) Appendices

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