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Town of Marblehead
Abbot Hall
188 Washington Street
Marblehead, MA 01945
Planning Board
Board Members
Rebecca Curran Cutting
Town Planner

Selectmen's Office
Abbot Hall
188 Washington Street
Marblehead, MA  01945

Ph: 781-631-0000

Hours of Operation
8 AM - 5 PM
8 AM - 5 PM
8 AM - 6 PM
8 AM - 5 PM
8 AM - 12:30 PM
James Bishop
Philip Helmes
Barton Hyte
Edward Nilsson
Robert J. Schaeffner

Associate Member
Rossanna Ferrante

What We Do
The Planning Board is a five member elected board. The Town Planner oversees the board's administrative process and provides technical assistance to prospective applicants.

Subdivision Control By-law
Subdivision of land within the Town is governed by Chapter 258 of the By-laws of the Town of Marblehead as adopted by the Planning Board.

When We Meet
The Planning Board meets on the second Tuesday of each month.

Design Review Board

Board Members
Rebecca Curran Cutting 
Doug Jones
Ralph Khouri
Michael McCloskey
Edward O. Nilsson

The Design Review Board reviews all requests for sign permits; new construction or any other exterior alterations or modifications; and exterior work, including maintenance to all non-residential buildings within the Business one district. It evaluates such requests based on the Design Criteria, All requests must be submitted to the Design Review Board prior to application for a Special Permit Granting Authority or Building Permit.

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