The Planning Board offices have been moved. For general questions, or to drop off an application, or review one on file, you may contact the Administrative Assistant at 978-626-5250, or at [email protected]  The office is located at 299 Rear Bay Road (the red building attached to the Council of Aging Building).
If you would like to speak with the Director of Planning & Inspectional Services, Patrick Reffett, please contact him at [email protected]. Patrick’s office is now located at the Patton Homestead, 650 Asbury Street.


To watch Previously Recorded Video of the Planning Board Meetings, go to: hw.cam⇒

CLICK HERE: Information about 2023 Public Meeting 
Discussions regarding Gordon-Conwell/130 Essex Street→
Multi-Family Zoning Requirement for MBTA Communities Information, Town of Hamilton ⇒
2024 Town of Hamilton Planning Board Meeting Schedule⇒
Zoning Bylaw – First adopted in 1954 pursuant to the Massachusetts Zoning Act M.G.L. CHAPTER 40A as amended⇒
Public Hearing Legal Notices On-line Ordering Portal Salem News⇒
Master Plan Steering Committee webpage – including draft Master Plan→



Name Term
Marnie Crouch Chair
Emil Dahlquist Clerk
Beth Herr Board Member
Darcy Dale Board Member
Patrick Norton Board Member
Jonathan Poore Board Member
William Wheaton Board Member
Matthew Hamel Associate Board Member


Name Contact
Patrick Reffett Director of Planning & Inspectional Services 978-626-5248
Mary-Ellen L. Feener Administrative Assistant 978-626-5250