Community Development -Planning
566 Washington Street, Ground Floor, Norwood, MA 02062
Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.
Department Phone: 781-762-1240
Sarah Dixon Bouchard, Director of Community Development
Office: 781-762-1240 x6055, Direct: 781-384-9284
Holly Jones, Assistant Director of Community Development & Acting Conservation Planner/Agent
Office: 781-762-1240 x6065, Direct: 781-384-9317
Kristen Phelps , Community Preservation Coordinator
Lynn Marchand, Senior Administrative Assistant/Office Manager
Office: 781-762-1240 x6064, Direct: 781-384-9315
The Community Development Department staff provide professional support to the Planning Board, Conservation Commission, Zoning Board of Appeals, the Community Preservation Committee, and the Trails Advisory Committee. The department offers technical assistance to the public in determining land use and feasibility of potential projects, conducts land management for Conservation properties, seeks and administers grant opportunities that promote smart growth and development, and coordinates comprehensive planning for the long term success and health of the community.