Planning, Development, CDBG, Housing

Covid 19 adjustments to Planning Board Public Meetings

Please contact Stephanie Whitten, Principal Planning Clerk, with any questions regarding the below remote access procedures;, phone: 978-962-3543

Important Announcement Regarding Planning Board Meetings:

Pursuant to Governor Baker’s March 12, 2020 Order Suspending Certain Provisions of the Open Meeting Law, G.L. c. 30A, §18, and the Governor’s March 15, 2020 Order imposing strict limitation on the number of people that may gather in one place, all meetings of the City of Leominster Planning Board will be conducted via remote participation to the greatest extent possible.

No in-person attendance of members of the public will be permitted, but every effort will be made to ensure that the public can adequately access the proceedings in real time, via technological means. In the event that we are unable to do so, despite best efforts, we will post on the City of Leominster's website an audio or video recording, transcript, or other comprehensive record of proceedings as soon as possible after the meeting.

Individuals may participate remotely in the meeting in the following manner:   

Remote Participation Instructions:

Public participation for all Planning Board meetings will be conducted via a remote participation platform called Zoom Meeting.

Members of the public and/or parties with a right and/or requirement to attend this meeting can access the remote participation meeting through any one of the following ways:

  • Follow this link or enter it into your web browser to join the May 17, 2021 meeting, at 6:30 PM
  •  Participants can dial 1-929-205-6099 to join the meeting. When prompted, enter the Meeting ID 830 6757 6123  and follow the instructions to join the meeting. If applicable enter Passcode: 991387

Thank you for your patience and understanding as we navigate this challenging situation for our community and the world.

*Also note that our office is currently open - before arriving to the Planning Office (if possible) please call to let us know when you will be arriving. If you visit the office, please follow signage for COVID- 19 procedures. Thank you.*

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Mission Statement

The purpose of the Leominster Office of Planning & Development is to apply best practices to ensure efficient land use development, ensure compliance with policies and standards and provide the public with information and assistance. The Office of Planning & Development provides professional guidance and oversight for all major development projects within the city. The Planning staff and the Planning Board work to ensure that all new and ongoing development projects are performed in conformance with Massachusetts General Law Chapters 40A and 41, as well as advising on revisions to the Zoning Ordinance and the Subdivision Rules and Regulations.



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