Planning Board Members
Clayton Wood, Chairman 2015
John (Pat) Heffernan, Vice-Chairman 2014
Jim Pritchard, Secretary 2016
Bill Miskoe, Member 2015
Roland Carter, Alternate 2017
Larry Konopka, Selectman Ex Officio 2015
Gerard LeDuc, Selectman Ex Officio Alternate 2015

The Pittsfield Planning Board meets the 1st Thursday (mandatory) & 3rd Thursday (as needed) of every month at 7:00pm at the Town Hall. The public is encouraged to attend our meetings and see how the Planning Board functions and serves our community. To contact the board, please send emails to

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Planning Board Material

Zoning Ordinance 2014Rules of ProcedureSite Plan Review RegulationsSubdivision Regulations 2010Capital Improvement Plan

Reference Material

The Planning Board In New Hampshire (A Handbook for Local Officials)


January 26, 2015 Notice of Public Hearing

Notice of Public Hearing

The Pittsfield Planning Board will hold public hearings pursuant to RSA 675:3, II, on three Zoning Ordinance amendments (numbered 1, 2 and 3) proposed by the Planning Board. The time and place of each public hearing is Monday, January 26, 2015, 7:00 PM, at the Pittsfield Town Hall, 85 Main Street, Pittsfield, NH 03263.

Amendment 1: Vote to approve revising Zoning Ordinance Article 9 to state as follows: “Signs of whatever size and material shall be a permitted accessory use in the Commercial and Light Industrial/Commercial districts of the Town and on the premises of businesses or permitted industry in other districts, provided that any such signs do not constitute a nuisance by emitting an unreasonable amount of light or noise and are compatible with the surrounding area.”

Amendment 2: Vote to approve revising the definition of “JUNK YARDS” to state, “A facility as defined in RSA 236:112, I, II, IV and V (c).”

Amendment 3: Vote to revise the introductory sentence of Zoning Ordinance Article 3 to state as follows: “In the interpretation and enforcement of this chapter, all words other than those defined specifically below shall have the meanings implied by their context in this chapter or their ordinarily accepted meanings.”

The full text of each amendment proposal is on file for public inspection at the Town Hall, 85 Main Street, Pittsfield, NH.   To inspect the full text of the proposal, please speak to the Planning Board Secretary, Delores Fritz; the Town Administrator, Mike Williams; the Town Clerk, Erica Anthony; or the Selectmen’s Administrative Assistant, Cara Marston. Each proposal is also on the Planning Board’s web site:

Amendment No.1 Full Text

Amendment No.2 Full Text

Amendment No.3 Full Text

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