Planning Board


WHAT WE DO

The Planning Board has two basic roles:
  • Long range planning.
  • Reviewing, deciding, and making recommendations on development proposals.
Specific duties include:
  • To making careful studies.
  • Preparing plans of the resources, possibilities, and needs of the City.
  • Reporting annually to the City Council regarding the condition of the City.
  • Making a master plan of growth and development, natural resources, transportation, housing, etc.
  • Preparing official maps if authorized by City Council.
  • Reviewing and making recommendations regarding the layout, alteration, relocation, or discontinuance of public ways.
  • Drafting, holding hearings, and making recommendations on the adoption of Zoning Ordinances to City Council.
  • Reviewing and issuing special permits under the Zoning Ordinance.
  • Adopting and administering local subdivision regulations.
  • Reviewing and approving subdivisions of land and project site plans.

The Planning Board operates under Section 6-20, Chapter 164, and Article 550 of the City Charter.

MEETING SCHEDULE

The Planning Board meets on the first Thursday of the month at 6 p.m. Meetings are normally held in the upstairs meeting room at City Hall located at 14 Court Square, Greenfield, MA 01301. Please check the calendar for scheduled meeting information, including agendas.

PLANNING BOARD
Seven seats (including two alternates) / Three-year terms
NAME TERM ENDS
George Touloumtzis, Chair December 2024
Vacant, Vice-Chair  
Sarah Brown-Anson December 2026
Peter McIver December 2027
Jeff Sauser December 2027
Amy McMahan, alternate December 2027
VACANT, alternate  
Staff contact: Eric Twarog / 413-772-1549  
Planning Board Meetings

05/02/24 Agenda                              
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03/07/24 Agenda       Packet       Minutes                  
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12/07/23 Agenda       Packet       Minutes                  
11/16/23 Agenda       Packet       Minutes                  
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