Planning & Community Development

The Department of Planning and Community Development is responsible for the coordination of all planning and development related activities of the Town, including:  

  • Zoning amendments
  • Land acquisition proposals
  • Preparation of a Town Master Plan
  • Economic development initiatives
  • Placemaking and community design
  • CDBG Program administration 
  • Wetlands protection

The Department of Planning and Community Development is composed of four divisions: Planning, Conservation, Housing, and Community Development. The department also staffs numerous Town boards, commissions, and committees organized for similar planning and development purposes.

Staff Contacts

Name Title
Robert Luongo Director
Eric Schneider Principal Planner
Owen MacDonald Traffic Engineer
Kate Marshall Community Development Planner
Jody H. Lehrer Community Development Coordinator
Jane Kudcey Housing Coordinator
Mary Ellen Schloss Conservation Administrator
Pat Fitzgerald Conservation Principal Clerk
Anne Paradis Secretary