Planning Board

Planning Board Meeting Schedule

2020 Planning Board Meeting Schedule & Filing Deadlines*
*last revised February 18, 2020

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 (click on “More Details” to download the agenda).
View Planning Board Minutes here

Updated Permit Application Procedures

Please note that due to the COVID-19 pandemic and per Governor Baker’s emergency order regarding the submission and process of permit applications, the Planning Department and the respective boards and commissions overseen by the department – including the Planning Board – have established revised permit application procedures.

Please click here to download the revised procedures for submitting applications.

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.

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.

Draft Recommendations and Strategies are available for review at the above website. Comments are due to planbeverly@beverlyma.gov by January 10, 2020.

 

Planning Board Members

Member Address Term Expires
Ellen Hutchinson, Chair 4 Concord Terrace December 31, 2022
Andrea Toulouse 21 Puritan Road December 31, 2022
Sarah Bartley 10 Kittredge Street December 31, 2021
Derek Beckwith 564 Hale Street December 31, 2021
Vacant December 31, 2021
Alexander Craft, Vice Chair 1 Emily Way December 31, 2020
Ellen Flannery 30 Conant Street, 3E December 31, 2020
Allison Kilcoyne 26 Linden Street December 31, 2022
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


Fees and Fee Schedule

 

Fees-and-Fee-Schedules.pdf (651.36 KB)

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Inclusionary Housing Documents

Inclusionary Housing Application

Inclusionary Housing Application

Inclusionary Housing Ordinance

Inclusionary Housing Ordinance

Inclusionary Housing Submission Requirements, Procedures & Supplemental Regulations

Inclusionary Housing Submission Requirements-Procedures-Supplemental Regulations

FY20 Fee in Lieu Schedule

 

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Meeting Agendas

 

2020 Meetings

PB Agenda 11-17-2020 Revised

Planning Board Agenda 11-17-2020

Planning Board Agenda 10-27-2020 Revised

Planning Board Agenda 10-27-2020

Planning Board Agenda 10-06-2020

Planning Board SPECIAL Meeting Agenda 09-22-2020\

Planning Board Agenda 08-18-2020

Planning Board Agenda 07-21-2020

Planning Board Agenda 06-16-2020

Planning Board Agenda 05-27-2020

Planning Board Agenda 05-05-2020

Planning Board Agenda 04-14-2020

Planning Board 03-25-2020 Meeting CANCELLED

Planning Board Agenda March 10, 2020

Planning Board Revised Agenda 02-11-2020

Planning Board Revised Agenda January 28, 2020

2019 Meetings

Planning Board Agenda December 17, 2019

Planning Board Agenda November 19, 2019

Planning Board Agenda November 13, 2019

Planning Board Agenda October 22, 2019

Planning Board Agenda October 1, 2019

Planning Board Agenda Sept. 17, 2019 Special Mtg

Planning Board Agenda September 10, 2019

Planning Board Agenda August 20, 2019

Planning Board Agenda July 16, 2019

Planning Board Agenda June 18, 2019

Planning Board Agenda May 21, 2019

Planning Board Agenda April 30, 2019

Planning Board Agenda April 9, 2019

Planning Board Agenda March 19, 2019

Planning Board Agenda February 26, 2019

Planning Board Agenda February 5, 2019

Planning Board Agenda January 15, 2019

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Open Space Residential Design Site Plan Ordinance (OSRD)

 

Open Space Residential Design (OSRD) Initial Review Application

Open Space Residential Design OSRD Initial Review Application

Open Space Residential Design (OSRD) Site Plan Application

Open Space Residential Design OSRD Site Plan Application

Open Space Residential Design (OSRD) Site Plan Ordinance

Open Space Residential Design (OSRD) Site Plan Ordinance

Open Space Residential Design (OSRD) Site Plan Rules and Regulations

Open Space Residential Design (OSRD) Site Plan Rules and Regulations

Open Space Residential Design (OSRD)

Summary of Planning Board Review Steps

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Site Plan Review Documents

 

Site Plan Review

Smart Growth Overlay District (40R) Site Plan Review

 

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Special Permit Documents

 

Special Permit Application

Special Permit Application

* NEW Special Permit Application Checklist

 

Special Permit Instructions

Special-Permit-Instructions.pdf (335.56 KB)

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Subdivision Control Documents

 

Beverly Planning Board Rules and Regulations Governing the Subdivision of Land

Subdivision Rules and Regulations

PLEASE USE THE NEW APPLICATION CHECKLISTS WHEN APPLYING!

Use the application forms on this page rather than in the online code.

Content Requirements for Definitive Plans

 

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