Amherst Town Hall, 2 Main Street
Business Hours: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM Daily Phone: (603) 673-6041 x 206 Fax: (603) 673-4138
The Community Development Office provides a one-stop location for all land development processing in the Town. Please stop by our counter in the Town Hall or access the individual departments through the links listed below.
The Community Development Office strives to effectively manage community change in accordance with the Master plan and the Town’s ordinances and regulations, by providing professional advice and technical expertise in a consistent and fair manner to citizens; boards and commissions; departments; and regional agencies on the implementation of land use ordinances, regulations and policies for both the short and long term physical, natural, and economic development of the Town.
- Land development review
- Master planning/long range planning
- Economic development: industrial, commercial, and small business
- Building permitting and inspections
- Health and safety
BOARDS SUPPORTED BY THE DEPARTMENT:
Planning Board – Check out the 2013 Zoning Changes to appear on the 2013 Town Ballot.
Zoning Board of Adjustment
Historic District Commission
Board of Health
Capital Improvements Plan (CIP) Committee (coming in spring 2013!)
Pam Crook – Community Development Secretary 673-6041 x206 or email@example.com
Rick Keyes – Building Inspector, Deputy Health Officer & Code Enforcement 673-6041 x214 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Sarah Marchant, AICP – Community Development Director, Zoning Administrator & Code Enforcement 673-6041 x204 or email@example.com