Planning & Development

Duties & Responsibilities
The Department of Planning and Development serves as the town’s chief planning and development office.  The department provides staff to the Zoning Board of Appeals, the Planning Board, the Winchendon Redevelopment Authority, and the Community and Economic Development Steering Committee (CEDSC); assists businesses and developers with financial and regulatory issues; prepares and updates municipal planning documents and administers assorted development activities.The Department leads the administration of the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and other grant programs.


Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Tracy Murphy Director of Planning and Development (978) 297-5414
Nicole Roberts Land Use/ Planning Clerk (978)-297-3537