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.


Click headings below to see contact information:


Paul Carreiro – Chair
No e-mail
Term Expires: March 2019

Jim McGoff
353-4835 home
No e-mail
Term Expires: Ex-Officio

Deb McGoff
353-4835 home
No e-mail
Term Expires: March 2020

Tom Thomson
Term Expires: March 2020

Terry W. Martin
Term Expires: 2021

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

Ruth Hook
353-4855 home
Term Expires: March 2019


Mark Burger
353-4310 home
561-889-3503 cell
Term Expires: March 2020



Orford Planning Board Assistant
Liz Kelly

Town of Orford
Phone/Fax: 603-353-4889

Administrative Assistant

Recorder of Record

Contact & Hours

Meetings are held the third Tuesday of each month at 7pm at the Town Offices, 2529 Gov. Meldrim Thomson Highway, Orford. 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!

Inquires on the application process should contact Liz Kelly at (802) 331-0409. 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, Roger Hadlock, Town Garage, Town Shed Rd, Orford, Tel. 353-9366