Development Projects

Planning Board Permitting

The Planning Board reviews a number of applications throughout the year including Special Permits, Site Plans, Approval Not Required (ANR), Definitive and Preliminary Subdivision Plans, Scenic Road Permits and any number of modifications of previously approved permits. Listed below are the projects that may have a broad public interest. Not all projects reviewed by the Planning Board are necessarily listed here. Please contact the Planning Department 508-839-5335 x1400) if you have questions about any project, whether listed below or not.

Affordable Housing

Residential development, specifically in the form of affordable housing, follows a permitting process through the Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA). The ZBA manages the work associated with 40B Comprehensive Permits, which result in the production of affordable housing. View the following links to learn more.