Planning Board

The Town of Wenham Master Plan has been completed
and will be submitted to the Planning Board for approval
at their Thursday May 9, 2024 meeting.
For more information and to see a copy of the plan please go to the link below. 

2023 -2033

On Thursday, February 8, 2024, an informal meeting between the Planning Board and the Pulte Group occurred to discuss the possibility of development on Gordon College property. For information you can contact Pulte Homes. 
The contact for the Pulte Group is:


Click here to see the Pulte Homes rendered plan. 

The Planning Board oversees the rules and regulations governing the subdivision of land, site plan review, and special permits according to the Wenham Zoning By-Law and Massachusetts General Laws, Chapter 41, s81. The Board consists of five elected members, with one member to be elected each year in the Annual Town Election.

Planning Board Members:

Ann B. Weeks, Chair (2026)

Dan Pasquarello (2028)

Peter M. Clay (2029)

David B. Anderson (2025)

Rick Woodland (2027)

The Planning Board holds regular public meetings on the second Thursday of each month at 7:00pm at the Wenham Town Hall, 138 Main Street.  Applications for public hearings should be submitted three or more weeks prior to a scheduled meeting. Please contact the Planning Coordinator prior to submission to confirm the timeline and minimum submission requirements.

Contact the Planning Board:

Margaret Hoffman

Planning Coordinator 

Phone: 978-468-5520 Ext. 8 

Fax: 978-468-8014


Town Hall Hours

Monday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Tuesday 8:00 am - 7:00 pm

Wednesday & Thursday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Friday Closed

Contact Town Hall

Phone: 978-468-5520

Fax: 978-468-8014

138 Main Street

Wenham, MA 01984


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