Planning Board

 What We Do

  • The Planning Board responsibilities include:
    Review and Enforcement of Plans determined not to require approval under the subdivision control law (so-called “Form A” Plans)
  • Review and approval of Subdivision Plans (so-called “Form C” Plans)
  • Recommendations for street acceptances and discontinuances
  • Administering the Site Plan Review Committee under Chapter 10, Section 10-1 of the city ordinances
  • Review of proposed changes to the Zoning By-Law
  • Periodic review and update of the city’s Master Plan
  • Periodic review and update of the city’s Open Space & Recreation Plan
  • Hearing request for re-hearings before the Zoning Board of Appeals


Gloria Pacheco – Vice Chair
Beth Andre
Mario Lucciola
John Ferreira – Vice Chair

Additional Resources

Fees | FormsRules & Regulations


Planning Board 2023 Meeting Schedule

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are posted with the City Clerk at least 48 hours available prior to meetings.

Contact Information

One Government Center, Room 534
Fall River, MA 02722