Community Development  -Planning

Norwood Town Hall
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 
Fax: 781-934-4831

Sarah Dixon, Director of Community Development
Office: 781-762-1240 x6055, Direct: 781-384-9284

Ilex Jones, Assistant Director of Community Development 
Office: 781-762-1240 x6065, Direct: 781-384-9317

Carly Rocklen, Conservation Planner
Office: 781-762-1240 x6054, Direct: 781-384-9239

Kristen Phelps, Community Preservation Project Manager
Office: 781-762-1240 x6084, Direct: 781-208-1716

Lynn Marchand, Senior Administrative Assistant
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.