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1st and 3rd Thursdays of each month. Please note that the Planning Board does not schedule meetings during the month of August.
How to Reach Us
City Hall Annex - Department of Planning & Community Development
98 Washington StreetSalem, MA 01970
The City of Salem is now using an online system for permit applications. This new system will streamline the application process for both the applicants and the department staff.
Applicants can take out permit applications at a time and location of their convenience; payment by credit card or check is also securely integrated into the process via Stripe. An e-mail address is required to access this system.
Please navigate to https://salemma.viewpointcloud.com to access the applications available.
- Please contact the DPCD staff support for the Planning Board, with any questions regarding remote access procedures.
- Current application materials can be accessed using the Salem Planning Board Sharepoint website at this link. Files are organized by meeting date and project location/name.
- Previous Planning Board meeting video recordings are typically available on the Salem Access Television Channel 22 website at the following link. Search "Planning Board" for a list of recent meetings that are available to view: http://ondemand.satvonline.org/Cablecast/Public/Main.aspx?ChannelID=1 Recordings are also generally posted to the appropriate meeting folder on the Planning Board Sharepoint folder.
|Helen Sides||Member (6/28/2023)|
|Bill Griset||Chair (3/1/2025)|
|Carole Hamilton||Member (9/23/2026)|
|Kirt Rieder||Vice Chair (7/1/2026)|
|Walter Power||Chair Emeritus (In Memoriam)|
|Thomas Furey||Member (6/25/2025)|
|Sarah Tarbet||Member (3/1/2024)|
|Zachary Caunter||Member (3/10/2026)|
|Jeff Cohen||City Council Liaison|
|Jonathan Berk||Member (3/1/2024)|
|Josh Turiel||Member (5/24/2023)|