Planning Board

PlanBeverly – Comprehensive Master Plan

In April 2019, the City began the process of developing a new Comprehensive Master Plan for Beverly, PlanBeverly. This is expected to be a year-long process with ample opportunities for public input and engagement. Pursuant to M.G.L. Chapter 81D, the Planning Board votes to adopt a Master Plan.

Projects Under Review by the Planning Board

Plans for most projects submitted for review by the Planning Board can be found on the City’s Projects & Development page. All project files can be reviewed at the Planning Department, City Hall, 3rd Floor, 191 Cabot Street.

Planning Board Meeting Schedule

2019 Regular Mtg. Sched. & Deadlines_REV 11-19

2019 Regular Mtg. Sched. & Deadlines_REV

Updated 11/1/19 – A 11/13/19 special meeting was added to accommodate a significant number of new applications submitted for the 10/22/19 meeting deadline with an already full agenda. There is no application deadline for the 11/13/19 meeting.

Updated 8/21/19 – A special meeting was added on 9/17/19 to accommodate an anticipated large agenda on 9/10/19. From this point on, any new applications submitted by the September 9/3/2019 deadline will be heard on 9/17/2019.

Note: The Board’s meetings may vary from the 3rd Tuesday of the month since we have added additional meetings. Please confirm with the schedule linked above.

Meeting Agendas are posted on the City Meeting Calendar (toggle to Agenda / list style to be able to download the agenda).

View Planning Board Minutes here

Planning Board Members

Member Address Term Expires
Ellen Hutchinson, Chair 4 Concord Terrace December 31, 2019
Edwin Barrett III, Vice Chair 4 Noble Hill Road December 31, 2019
Sarah Bartley 10 Kittredge Street December 31, 2021
Derek Beckwith 564 Hale Street December 31, 2021
William Boesch 131 Rantoul Street Unit #211 December 31, 2021
Alexander Craft 1 Emily Way December 31, 2020
Ellen Flannery 30 Conant Street, 3E December 31, 2020
Allison Kilcoyne 26 Linden Street December 31, 2019
Wayne Miller 5 Pasture Rd December 31, 2020

Please forward comments or questions through the Planning Department.
Planning Board Staff Planner: Darlene Wynne – dwynne@beverlyma.gov or 978-605-2343
Planning Board Administrative Staff: Cynthia McPherson – cmcpherson@beverlyma.gov or 978-605-2343