Planning Board

Elected Officials, 3 year terms, expiring March.

The Planning Board has a variety of functions and duties, including developing and updating the town’s master plan; working on a town capital improvements program; adopting subdivision, site plan review and driveway regulations; and proposing zoning ordinances.

With the adoption of subdivision and site plan regulations, and zoning ordinances, the Planning Board is also responsible for receiving and reviewing plans for subdivisions, commercial development and other similar land use activity to ensure that they are in compliance with the regulations and ordinances of the town.

The Planning Board also has the responsibility to nominate individuals to represent the Town to the Upper Valley Lake Sunapee Regional Planning Commission. The Planning Board submits their nominations to the Board of Selectmen, who are then charged with making the appointment.

Board members are individually elected to office for staggered three-year terms of office.

The Planning Board consists of six voting members – five of whom are elected by the public, while the sixth is a member of the Board of Selectmen designated by the Board of Selectmen. The Planning Board is also able to appoint up to (NEED INFO) other individuals to serve as alternate members of the Planning Board.

 

Contact: Alicea Bursey, Chairperson (603-801-3965)

George Hebert, Vice-Chairperson

Fredric Smith, Member

Steve Bursey, Member

Karyn Berriault, Alternate

Bruce Nadeau, Selectboard Representative

Melissa Salinardi, Secretary

Address: P.O. Box 58

Goshen, NH 03752

Hours: The Planning Board meets on the first and third Thursdays of each month at 7:00 P.M. in the Town Hall. Hearings may be held at times other than regular meeting dates. All hearing are advertised, as are any other meetings that are held at times other than regular meeting times. All meetings are open to the public.
Telephone: (603) 863-5655
Fax: (603) 863-6139

USEFUL INFORMATION:

Planning Board: Warrant Articles for March 2020 town meeting
Goshen Building Codes
Capital Improvement Plan
Class VI/Private Road Building Policy
Class VI/Private Road Building Permit Waiver Form
Excavation Fee Schedule, April 2004
Goshen 2004 Excavation Regulations – updated 2020
Goshen Driveway Regulations
Town of Goshen Fee Schedule
Planning Board Rules of Procedure 2008
Rural Fire Resource Plan
Site Plan Fee Schedule, 2005
Site Plan Regulations, 2005
State Water Plan
Subdivision and Driveway Fee Schedule, 2015
Subdivision Regulations as Amended on August 6, 2018
Handbook for the Planning Board Secretary
Application for Alternate Plannning Board Member
Please check the Forms page for other important information and online forms.

PLANNING BOARD MINUTES:

PLANNING BOARD DOCUMENTS:

Anderson Pit Phase II Permit Renewal
2018 Davis Pit Renewal Permit
Anderson Pit Excavation Permit
Newport Sand & Gravel Permit to Excavate Phase II
Newport Sand and Gravel Permit for Excavation
Cell Tower Fee Schedule
Master Plan of the Town Of Goshen, 2002
Master Plan Hearing Summary Document
2013 Master Plan of the Town of Goshen, Amended 1-8-2013
Community Vision Workshop Results, 2008
Community Attitude Survey Results, 2009
Mt Reach Condominium Development
Gravel Excavation Permit-Davis Pit
Goshen Planning Board AT&T Decision