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Town of Marblehead
Abbot Hall
188 Washington Street
Marblehead, MA 01945
Engineering Department
Charles Quigley
Town Engineer

Mary Alley Municipal Building
7 Widger Road
Marblehead, MA  01945

fax 781-631-2617

Hours of Operation
8 AM - 5 PM
8 AM - 5 PM
8 Am - 6 PM
8 AM - 5 PM
8 AM - 12:30 PM

Engineering Department Permits 

Provides estimates, plans and descriptions for street layouts and street line locations.
Reviews proposals under subdivision control and/or site plan review as submitted to the Planning Board. Provides engineering design and consultation to other Town departments.    

The Engineering & Conservation Administrator acts as the Conservation Agent for the Town, reviewing submittals to the Conservation Commission under the Wetlands Protection Act and the Marblehead Wetlands Protection By-law.

Flood Insurance
The Engineering Department provides flood insurance rate maps (FIRM) and other relevant information, available at the Engineer's office, for those considering the purchase of flood insurance.
FEMA Flood Map Service Center

There are 7 panels that apply to Marblehead. Choose the panel number that most closely
describes your neighborhood as follows:

25009C0419G Pinecliff/Crestwood area
25009C0438G Downtown/West Shore/Beacon St/Fort Sewall
25009C0439G Marblehead Neck by Light Tower
25009C0443G Islands
25009C0532G Clifton to Seaview
25009C0551G Clifton to Gregory
25009C0552G Marblehead Neck

FEMA Revalidation Letter of 7/17/2014 for maps in effect 7/16/2014

Public Information
Residents may obtain from the Engineering Department:
Surveying information    
Assessor maps    
Zoning maps   
Street maps
Maps of abutters to property that will be subject to Zoning Board of Appeals hearings

Link to Town's GIS Information