Planning Board

Meetings


  • 7 p.m.
  • 1st & 3rd Thursday of every month
  • Bow Municipal Building
    10 Grandview Road, Bow, NH
Photo of the Bow Planning Board

Seated: Allen Lindquist, Sandra Crystall, Bill Oldenburg, Don Berube, Jr., Harry Judd . Standing: Matt Taylor (Community Development Director), Christopher Fortin, Garth Orsmond, Adam Sandahl, Betsey Patten, Alvina Snegach (ComDev Clerk).
Not pictured: Tony Reynolds, Willis Sloat, Christopher Nicolopoulos.

Planning Board Members

Members are appointed by the Bow Board of Selectmen.
  • Bill Oldenburg, Chairman
  • Sandra Crystall, Vice Chairman
  • Tony Reynolds, Secretary
  • Don Berube Jr.
  • Allen Lindquist
  • Adam Sandahl
  • Willis Sloat (Alt)
  • Garth Orsmond (Alt)
  • David Glasier (Alt)
  • Kristen Hayden (Alt)
  • Christopher Nicolopoulos (Selectmen Representative)
  • Harry Judd (Selectman Representative Alt.)

Responsibilities


New Hampshire statutes (RSA 674:1, 5, 35, and 43) establish the duties of the Planning Board.

Among the duties are the responsibility to:
  • Prepare and administer land development regulations such as subdivision regulations and site plan review regulations
  • Prepare and update the Town Master Plan
  • Prepare recommendations for amendments to the zoning ordinance and zoning map
  • Prepare recommendations for programs for municipal development, programs for the erection of public structures, and programs for municipal improvements

Current Activities


  • Oversee the construction of new Town roads and the development of sites
  • Review and approve or disapprove proposals for subdivisions and site development
  • Update the Land Subdivision Regulations and Site Plan Review Regulations
  • Update the Zoning Ordinance