Board of Appeals

Duties of Committee:

The Board of Appeals is made up of three (3) members and two (2) alternate members. The Board hears requests for Appeals; Variances; and Special Permits (Zoning Bylaws, Sections 1310, 1320, and 1330 / M.G.L. Ch. 40A). The Board also hears and makes decisions on requests for Comprehensive Permits (M.G.L. Ch. 40B). Decisions of the Board for each request must be filed with the Town Clerk within the prescribed time.

Commitment level:

The Board meets an average of two (2) meetings a month mainly to conduct hearings. The number of meetings depends upon the workload and the deadlines of the petitions.

Staff Contacts

Name Title
Joanne Morris Secretary

Board Members

Name Title
David Lamothe Chair (2018)
Justin Lundberg Member (2019)
Todd Alexander Member (2018)
Dan Meservey Alternate (2019)
John Gelcich Alternate (2020)