Susan Gill, Adminisrative Officer:
For General Inquiries: Planning Board E-Mail
The Planning Board consists of nine (9) members appointed by the Town Council from among electors of the Town for a term of three (3) years. Said terms will be staggered so that no more than one third (1/3) will expire in any given year. No member of the Planning Board shall be an elected official or employee of the Town. Any member of the planning Board may be removed from office by the Council for due cause, following a public hearing. The Town Council shall appoint replacements to fill vacancies on the Board. The Board shall annually elect a Chairperson and such other officers as it may deem appropriate from among its membership.
Stuart Hardy, Chairman
Susan Gill, Vice Chairman
Carol A. Guimond
Brett N. Pelletier
Consultants: Steere Engineering
Duties & Responsibilities: Per Article X - Section 1001 of the Tiverton Town Charter: The Planning Board shall have the duties and responsibilities provided for in State law and such additional duties and responsibilities as may be prescribed by the Town Council not in conflict with the State law. The Planning Board shall act in an advisory capacity to the Town Council in all matters concerning the Comprehensive Community Plan, land use, Zoning and Subdivision Regulations, physical growth and development of the Town.
Meetings: Please contact the Planning Board office at 625-6718 for meeting dates. To appear before the Board, an agenda request must be completed and submitted to the Planning Board Office at least twenty-one (21) days prior to the scheduled meeting date for consideration and placement on the agenda. In addition, all backup information must be submitted at that time.
As an introduction, the Tiverton Comprehensive Community Plan is a long-range guide to the physical development and preservation of the Town.
2017 Comp Plan - Planning Board Recommendation
Cover Letter regarding Preliminary Plan Application
Full Preliminary Planset (large file)
Planning Board Application
Preliminary Plan Checklist
Preliminary Plan Admin Completeness Letter
Table of Contents
Memorandum in Support of Preliminary Plan Application
Freshwater Wetland Narrative
Stormwater Management Report
Soil Erosion Sediment Control Plan
Operation and Maintenance Plan
1/2 Mile Radius Plan
Abutter's List and Map
Site Renderings 1 2
... Improvement Guarantee
... Owner Representation
... Recorded Marsden Easement
Traffic Impact Analysis