The Zoning Board of Appeals Office has moved. The office is now located at 299 Rear Bay Road.

To watch Previously Recorded Video of the Zoning Board of Appeals Meetings, go toHWCAM Hamilton Government Access – YouTube

Applications & Instructions⇒ Except for good cause found by the Zoning Board of Appeals after due Notice and a Public Hearing, or except as provided by MGL Chapter 40A, Section 9, if a Decision is not recorded with the Southern Essex Registry of Deeds and/or if construction, or use, under a Special Permit is not substantially commenced within two (2) years of the issuance of said Decision, excluded from any lapse period is the time required to pursue or await the determination of any appeal taken pursuant to MGL, Chapter 40A, Section 17, Building Permits will not be issued without proof that the Decision from the ZBA or Planning Board has been recorded. Even if there is no construction planned, please check with the Building Inspector, [email protected] to find out if a Building Permit is required for the change of use.

Salem News Legal Notices Ordering Portal⇒

Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting Schedule 2024

Meeting Packets – Which includes upcoming applications & a link to previous Meeting Packets →

What is 40B – Information regarding Comprehensive Permits and Mass General Law 40B →



Name Term
Bruce Gingrich Chair 6/30/2026
Andrea Philip Member 6/30/2026
Steven Derocher Member 6/30/2026
David Perinchief Alternate Member
Michael Madden Alternate Member


Name Contact
Mary-Ellen L. Feener Adminstrative Assistant 978-626-5250
Richard P. Maloney Building Commissioner 978-626-5246