Planning Board

What We Do

In the City of Marlborough, the Planning Board is primarily concerned with any subdivision of land. It is the Planning Board’s responsibility to ensure that every subdivision of land either meets or exceeds the requirements of Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 41, Section 81 Subdivision Rules and Regulations. The Board is also the special permit granting authority for any "Scenic Road" and "Open Space" subdivision granted under the authority of the Zoning Ordinance of the City of Marlborough (Chapter 200). Additionally, the Board reviews any requests for relief or variance from the City’s sign ordinance.

Members

The Planning Board of the City of Marlborough is a seven-member Board comprised of individuals appointed by the Mayor and the City Council. The current members of the Planning Board have a variety of professional backgrounds and areas of expertise, and volunteer their time to serve on the Board. They are assisted by professional staff members from the Department of Public Works Engineering Department, and the Inspectional Services Department.

Staff Contacts

Name

Title

Phone

Krista Holmi

Planning Board Administrator

(508) 624-6910 ext. 33200

Board Members

Name

Title

Term

Barbara L. Fenby

Chair

02/02/15

Colleen M. Hughes

Clerk

02/02/15

Philip J. Hodge

Member

2011

Sean N. Fay

Member

02/01/16

Brian DuPont

Member

02/05/18

George LaVenture

Member

02/07/22

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