Community Development


The Department of Community Development strives to manage and promote the highest quality of development by coordinating all land use matters in one department; providing information and creative recommendations based on sound planning practices; promoting and assisting sensible economic development; ensuring public health and safety by administering and enforcing applicable statutes, codes, bylaws and regulations; protecting the environment through conservation and wetland protection measures; and supporting other Departments in enhancing the community's quality of life.

The Department of Community Development consists of the following divisions:

Staff support is provided to five statutory Boards:

Administrative support is also provided to the:

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Stefania Gallo Planner / Conservation Agent 978-640-4370 x255
Kyle Boyd Planner / Conservation Agent 978-640-4370 x236
Steven Sadwick Assistant Town Manager
Caitlin Morris Administrative Assistant 978-640-4370 x248