Zoning Board of Review

Zoning Board Member needed immediately

The Town Council is seeking residents who wish to be considered for appointment to fill an existing vacancy on the Zoning Board of Review.  This board has the power to hear and decide appeals where it is alleged by the appellant that there is error in any order, requirement, decision, or refusal of approval made by the Building Inspector in the enforcement of the Zoning Ordinance; grant special exceptions as authorized; grant variances as authorized. Click here for an application and for more information about appointment to Town boards and commissions.

The Zoning Board of Review holds the authority to grant special use permits and Variances from the Zoning Ordinance; and is committed to providing a fair and impartial hearing on all applications, in a timely manner. In addition the Zoning Board of Review is charged with hearing and considering the appeal of decisions made by the Planning Board, The Historic District Commission, and the Zoning Enforcement Officer;

The duties performed by the Zoning Board of Review include, but are not limited to:

  • Have authority to grant Variances from the Zoning Ordinance
  • Have authority to grant Special Use & Use Permits
  • Hear and consider the appeal of decisions made by the Planning Board, The Historic District Commission, and the Zoning Enforcement Officer

Current Zoning Board of Review Members   

  • Robert Cagnetta, Chairman
  • Thomas Daniels, Vice-Chair
  • Richard Jurczak, Member
  • William Rosen, Member
  • Casey Charkowick, Member
  • Susan Walsh, Alt. #1
  • Vacancy, Alt. #2
  1. Jamie Gorman

    Building Official & Zoning Enforcement
    Phone: (401) 789-9331 x1228

  2. Jessica Spence

    Administrative Support Associate
    Phone: (401) 789-9331 x1225