Zoning Board of Appeals


  • 7:15 p.m.
  • First Floor Meeting Room (unless otherwise noted)
    141 Keyes Road
    Concord, MA 01742

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
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Applications are due by noon on the first business day of a month for a meeting held in the following month. 
  • ex: A meeting held in March will have an application due date on the first business day in February.
Please include a digital copy of your application and all supporting documentation. 
  • Files can be emailed if size allows, or you can submit a cd or flash drive containing the documentation.
The Building Commissioner must review and sign the application before submission. 
  • Please schedule a review at least 1 week prior to the submission deadline. 

Meeting Date

Jan 9, 2020 Dec 2, 2019
Town House Hearing Room, 22 Monument Square, Concord
Feb 13, 2020 Jan 2, 2020  
Mar 12, 2020 Feb 3, 2020  
Apr 9, 2020 Mar 2, 2020  
May 14, 2020 Apr 1, 2020  
Jun 11, 2020 May 1, 2020  
Jul 9, 2020 Jun 1, 2020  
Aug 13, 2020 Jul 1, 2020  
Sep 10, 2020 Aug 3, 2020  
Oct 8, 2020 Sep 1, 2020  
Nov 12, 2020 Oct 1, 2020  
Dec 17, 2020 Nov 2, 2020  

Board of Appeals Members

Members   Term Expires
James Smith Member May 31, 2020
Elizabeth Akehurst-Moore Chair May 31, 2021
Theo Kindermans Clerk May 31, 2022
Stuart Freeland Associate May 31, 2021
Ravi Faiia Associate May 31, 2022
Vacant Associate  

Board of Appeals Charge

The Board of Appeals consists of 3 members and 3 associate members, appointed for 3-year, staggered terms by the Select Board. Associate members serve on the Board when regular members are absent or cannot serve. The Board is established pursuant to the provisions of Mass General Law Ch. 40, Sec. 30, MGL Ch. 40A, Sec. 14 and MGL Ch. 41, Sec. 81Z and is designated as the Zoning Board of Appeals required by MGL Ch. 40A, Sec. 12. The Board acts on Variances and Special Permits as prescribed by the Zoning Bylaw and MGL Ch. 40A, Ch. 40B, and Section 81Y through 81BB of Ch. 41. The Board hears and decides appeals by any person aggrieved by an inability to obtain a permit or enforcement action from the Building Inspector.