Planning Board

Until further notice all upcoming Planning Board meetings will take place Virtually.


Upcoming Meetings:

Tuesday, June 22, 2021

  • Application Submission Deadline: May 24, 2021
  • ANR Submission Deadline: June 14, 2021
  • Legal Ad Publications Dates: June 3, 2021 & June 10, 2021

Tuesday, July 13, 2021

  • Application Submission Deadline: June 14, 2021
  • ANR Submission Deadline: July 6, 2021
  • Legal Ad Publications Dates: June 24, 2021 & July 1, 2021

Tuesday, July 27, 2021

  • Application Submission Deadline: June 28, 2021
  • ANR Submission Deadline: July 19, 2021
  • Legal Ad Publications Dates: July 8, 2021 & July 15, 2021

Tuesday, August 10, 2021

  • Application Submission Deadline: July 12, 2021
  • ANR Submission Deadline: August 2, 2021
  • Legal Ad Publications Dates: July 22, 2021 & July 29, 2021

Tuesday, August 24, 2021

  • Application Submission Deadline: July 26, 2021
  • ANR Submission Deadline: August 16, 2021
  • Legal Ad Publications Dates: August 5, 2021 & August 12, 2021

The Sturbridge Planning Board was established under Chapter 41, Section 81-A of the Massachusetts General Laws. The responsibilities of the Planning Board are varied and are governed by the General Laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. These responsibilities include activities such as acting as the Special Permit Granting Authority, reviewing and approving Subdivision Plans, and reviewing Subdivision Approval Not Required Plans. In addition, this Board has the responsibility of developing various long-term planning tools for the community such as the Zoning Bylaw, Rules and Regulations, Subdivision Regulations, Master Plans, Community Plans and other similar documents that are used by the town to help guide and manage growth.

Board Members
The Sturbridge Planning Board consists of seven members that are appointed by the Town Administrator for five year terms.

Staff Contacts

Name Title
Jean M. Bubon, AICP Town Planner
Jeneé Lacy Administrative Assistant

Board Members

Name Title
Russell Chamberland Member
Michael Chisholm Member
Jeff Adams Member
Christopher Bouchard Member
Dane LaBonte Member
Sue Waters Vice Chair/Clerk
Charles Blanchard Member