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Planning Board

Meeting Schedule: 
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Meeting Location: 
Community Development Department unless otherwise posted
Support Staff: 
Community Development Department, 3 N. Lowell Road
(603) 432-3806
(603) 432-7362
Direct Correspondence to:: 

Chairman, Planning Board

3 North Lowell Road

Windham, NH 03087

Televised Live: 
Yes, Channel 20

The Planning Board deals primarily with Site Plan and Subdivision reviews for adherence to local and state requirements. Persons interested in meeting with the Board should contact the Community Development Director at (603) 432-3806. Any correspondence should be directed to: Chairman, Planning Board, 3 North Lowell Rd, Windham, NH, 03087.

Membership of the Board is comprised of six (6) elected regular members, and four (4) alternate members appointed by the Planning Board. Also participating is a member of the Board of Selectmen, appointed annually, who is empowered with regular voting abilities. For information about the Planning Board, their Rules of Procedure can be found here.

Currently serving terms on the Board are:

  • Paul Gosselin Chair (March 2017)  
  • Kristi St. Laurent, Vice Chair (March, 2019)
  • Alan Carpenter, (March 2018)
  • Margaret Crisler, (March, 2017)
  • Ruth-Ellen Post, (March, 2019)
  • Dan Guttman (March, 2018)
  • Ross McLeod, Selectman Ex-officio Member (March, 2017)
  • Jennifer Simmons, Selectmen Ex-officio Member Alternate (March, 2017)
  • Kathleen DiFruscia, Alternate (April 2017)
  • Matthew Rounds, Alternate (May 2018)
  • Gabriel Toubia, Alternate (May 2018)

The candidacy filing period for regular positions takes place in January, and is subject to a deadline. For more information on how to register your candidacy for an elected board or commission in Windham, please contact the Town Clerk.

For reference:

Zoning Ordinance Maps:

Open Space Parcel Inventory and Research Tool

Read the Details: Open Space Inventory & Research Tool

Inventory Lists/Research Tools:

After you locate the information you need on the Inventory List/Research Tool, refer to the Rockingham Registry of Deeds for original legal documents. Rockingham Registry of Deeds

2015 Master Plan

2015 MASTER PLAN: The Windham Planning Board is developing a new Master Plan for the community. We need your participation – your knowledge, expertise and opinions about the future growth and development of the town. A Master Plan is about what is best for our community today and in the future.

Upcoming Planning Board 2015 Master Plan

Public Hearings/Workshops:

Chapters Adopted: