Zoning Board of Appeals

Zoning Board of Appeals


The Zoning Board of Appeals exists pursuant to Massachusetts General Law (MGL), Chapter 40A, Section 12. The Board members are appointed by the Board of Selectmen to hear and decide appeals in accordance with MGL, Ch. 40A, § 8, to hear and decide applications for special permits and findings for changes in nonconforming uses and structures and to hear and decide petitions for variances as set forth in MGL Ch. 40A, § 10.


The Board generally meets on Monday evenings, twice each month, and normally in the Toomey Room at Town Hall. Their tentative schedule for the calendar year is posted on the accompanying pages. The meeting dates and locations are subject to change based upon applications and availability of meeting rooms. The meetings and the agendas for the current month are posted on the calendar of events page.




Zoning Board Members

2017 Members



John Boughner, Chairman
Jeffrey Sauer, Clerk
Robert Pariseau

Robert Cignetti
Rebecca Kilborn
Kenneth Scholes, Alt.



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