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Planning Board

Created to develop long-range goals in order to harmonize the City's community standards with maximum opportunities for each individual. Encourage and coordinate community efforts to provide a sound economic base for the City. The Board shall encourage the establishment of a balanced economy of diversified manufacturing, commercial and service industries sufficiently vigorous and dynamic to allow the accomplishment of the community goals.

Further Information

Planning Board Regulations (Article 19 - Subdivision Regulations, Article 20 - Site Development Standards, Article 25 - Application Procedures of Ch. 100 Land Development Code)

Planning Board Handbook

Land Development Code Fee Schedule

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Staff Liaison

W. Rhett Lamb: 603-352-5440


The Planning Board generally meets once a month.  Click here to view the City Meetings calendar.

2021 Meeting Schedule 
(amended 9/19/2021)

  • Planning Board Applications

  • Active Members

      First Name Last Name Type Term Expires
    1 Emily Lavigne-Bernier Regular 12/31/2023
    2 Andrew Weglinski Regular 12/31/2021
    3 Pamela Russell-Slack Regular 12/31/2022
    4 Roberta Mastrogiovanni Regular 12/31/2023
    5 David Orgaz Regular 12/31/2022
    6 Gail Somers Regular 12/31/2022
    7 George Hansel Mayor 12/31/2021
    8 Position Vacant Staff 12/31/2021
    9 Michael Remy Councilor 12/31/2021
    10 Harold Farringon Alternate 12/31/2023
    11 Position Vacant Alternate  
    12 Tammy Adams Alternate 12/31/2023
    13 Position Vacant Alternate  
      Last updated: 01/07/2021    
  • Planning Boad Presubmission Meeting

    The Planning Board's Pre-submission Meeting is scheduled to take place on the 2nd Thursday of each month at 8:30 am in the Council Chambers on the 2nd Floor of Keene City Hall or via Zoom.  Please contact City staff in the Community Development Department to schedule time on the Pre-submission Meeting Agenda. 

    The pre-submission meeting is an opportunity for potential applicants to discuss questions and review draft plans with City staff in the Community Development, Public Works, Fire, and Police Departments prior to submitting a formal application to the City for development review. This meeting is advisory only. 

    Please note:  Applicants for a Major Site Plan or Subdivision Application must attend some form a pre-submission meeting with City staff in advance of application submission. 



Minutes are posted after they have been adopted by the public body.  If you do not see the set of minutes you need on the website, please contact the City Clerk’s Office.

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