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The Norton Planning Board is a seven-member elected board, meeting bi-weekly on Tuesday evenings. (Call us for filing deadlines). The Planning Board is responsible for granting Special Permits, Accepting Streets, and performing Subdivision, Site Plan Review and Comprehensive Master Planning for the Town of Norton. Questions are welcomed by the Department Director.


NEWS:

NEW:  The Town has received several requests to amend the Zoning Bylaw and 1 request to amend the Zoning Map.  Please click here to review the documentation. The Annual Fall Town Meeting will take place on October 21, 2019 at 7:00 pm.  Prior to the Annual Fall Town Meeting, the Planning Board must hear any proposed warrant articles that amend the Zoning Bylaw or Zoning map.  The Planning Board is scheduled to hear these proposed warrant articles on October 1, 2019 starting at 7:15 pm at the Norton Public Library (68 E. Main Street).

NEW:  The Town has begun updating it's Master Plan and we want you to get involved!  Stay tuned for upcoming workshops! 

Effective January 1, 2019, new filing fees are going into effect for Planning Board applications.  Click here for more information.

NEW: FIND OUR DIGITIZED ZONING MAP HERE!


Zoning Map (2019)Norton Economic DevelopmentZoning BylawZoning Map (2017)
Norton Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA)Applications & FeesMaster Plan Update
Subdivision Regulations (updated 1999)Regional PartnersDPED Social Media (Facebook, Twitter, Blog)
Transportation Planning ProjectsGIS MAP

 

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2019 Policy in Effect:

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2019 Zoning Bylaw Additions:

Large Scale Solar Zoning Bylaw (2019)

*These have been voted in via Town Meeting and filed with the MA Attorney General, thus considered active. In the process of being codified and drafted into a revised town map.


 

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Paul DiGiuseppe Director of Planning & Economic Development 508-285-0278
Nicole Salvo Administrative Assistant 508-285-0278

Planning Board Members 2018

Steve Hornsby

Chairperson

2020

Timothy Griffin

Vice Chairperson

2020

Julie Oakley

Clerk

2022

Joe Fernandes

Member

2021

Oren Sigal

Member

2021

Kevin O'Neil

Member

2022

Scott Bichan

Member

2022

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