Mission

The Orford Planning Board is responsible for the development and implementation of Land Subdivision, Curb Cut, and Excavation regulations for the Town of Orford. In addition, the Board is responsible to update the Town Master Plan.

Notices & Minutes

Notices & Minutes, Per RSA 91-A:2, Ch. 234 (HB 170)
OPB meeting notices and minutes are officially posted and available for review at both Orford Town Hall, Route 25A and U.S. Post Office, Route 10. Time permitting, unofficial, courtesy copies may be posted further down on this page.

Leadership

Click headings below to see contact information:

MEMBERS

MEMBERS

Deb McGoff
(603) 667-7282
lytnridgefarm@icloud.com
Term Expires: March 2020

Tom Thomson, Co-Chair
(603) 353-4488
thomsontreefarm@yahoo.com
Term Expires: March 2020

Terry W. Martin, Co-Chair
(603) 353-9830
kamtwm@gmail.com
Term Expires: 2021

Harry Osmer
(603) 353-2188
Term Expires: 2021

Mark Marsh
(603) 359-4633
mark.marsh09@gmail.com
Term Expires: 2022

Terry Straight
(603) 728-7569
firechief@orfordnh.us
Term Expires: 2022

ALTERNATES

ALTERNATES:

Faith Knapp
(603) 353-4333
faithknapp@aol.com

Ruth Hook
(603) 353-4855
ruthmhook@myfairpoint.net

Richard Scalesse
(561) 706-7171
rich@scalesse.com

OTHER

OTHER:

Board Liaison – Fred Kidder, II

Orford Planning Board Assistant
Steve Schneider
UV Lake Sunapee Regional Planning
603-448-1680
sschneider@uvlsrpc.org

Recording Secretary
Angel Parkin
802-371-9110
angel@bvpco.net

Contact & Hours

Meetings are held the second Monday of each month at 6pm at the Town Offices, 2529 Gov. Meldrim Thomson Highway, Orford (starting with the June 2019 meeting). The public is always welcome.

During the monthly meetings business is conducted, i.e. applications reviewed, mylars stamped, mail read, checks administered, etc. We emphasize functions such as these and others are not undertaken between the regular monthly meetings. Please appreciate this and plan your projects accordingly to allow for enough time to be available to complete the required work, especially considering others in town are also putting forth business for the monthly agenda. Thank you!

For inquires on the application process, please contact the Planning Board Assistant, Steve Schneider, (603) 448-1680, or via email sschneider@uvlsrpc.org . Applications for Minor and Major Subdivision, Voluntary Lot Merger. Boundary Line Agreement, Lot Line Adjustment and Excavation may be obtained at the Town Office and on this web site. Application materials are to be submitted and fees paid at the Town Office, to the Orford Planning Board.

Curb cut applications are available at the Town Office and this website and are to be submitted to Orford Road Agent, Kevin Sawyer, Town Garage, Town Shed Rd, Orford, Tel. 353-9366