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The Town of Dighton, MA
Planning Board
Contact TypeContact Information
Contact:
Office Manager
Address:
979 Somerset Ave
Dighton, MA 02715
Phone:
(508) 669-6636
Fax:
(508) 669-4509
Hours:
Monday, Tuesday, & Thursday: 8:00am-2:00pm
Wednesday: 8:00am-3:00pm
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Members
NAME
TITLE
TERM
Peter Benvie
Chairman
2019
Thomas Pires
Vice-Chairman
2020
Robert Boughner
Member
2021
Heidi Swist
Member
2018
Joseph Figueiredo
Member
2017
Recent Video Recordings
DATE
MEETING TYPE
Regular Meeting
Regular Meeting
Regular Meeting
Regular Meeting
Regular Meeting
Regular Meeting
Regular Meeting
Responsibilities
The Planning Board’s primary responsibility is to administer Subdivision Control Law pursuant to Massachusetts General Law’s chapter 41 in order to ensure the public safety, interest and welfare of the residents of the Town of Dighton.  The Board conducts meetings and public hearing in compliance with Massachusetts General Laws to review and consider subdivision plans, Approval not Required ( Form A) plans, site plans and special permit applications.

The Planning Board considers and prepares amendments to the Town of Dighton zoning by-laws. The board conducts public hearings on these amendments and on zoning amendments that are submitted to the Board.

Board Meetings
Regular meeting of the Planning Board are held the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month. Video recordings of all meetings may be viewed by clicking here: Town of Dighton YouTube Site

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