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.


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

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

Ann Green
(603) 353-4150
Term Expires: 2021

Terry Straight
(603) 728-7569
Term Expires: 2022

Faith Knapp
Term Expires: 2023

Roberta Gray
Term Expires: 2023





Board Ex-Officio – Fred Kidder, II

Orford Planning Board Assistant
Adam Ricker
UV Lake Sunapee Regional Planning

Recording Secretary
Polly Gray

Contact & Hours

ZOOM meetings are held the second Monday of each month at 6pm 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 at the Town Garage, Town Shed Rd, Orford, Tel. 353-9366