Community Development

Mission Statement

The Mission of the Community Development Department is to facilitate courses of action leading to positive outcomes in land use, natural resource conservation, transportation, housing, public health, and economic development. The department strives to be comprehensive in its approach while promoting public participation, collaboration, and informed decision-making.

Department Functions 

The Community Development Department provides professional and administrative services in eight functional areas. These functions are both regulatory and non-regulatory in nature:

Master Plan

Geographic Information System (GIS)

Capital Improvement Program (CIP)

Zoning Administration

Development Review

Building Permits and Inspection

Public Health

Code Enforcement


Community Development employees provide services during normal business hours in person, via telephone, voice-mail, e-mail, the DropBox, and regular mail. . Please call 677-4215 with any questions or use the Staff Directory at the bottom of this page.

    Staff Contacts


    Community Development Director

    (603) 677-4217

    Town Planner

    (603) 677-4228

    Code Enforcement Officer, Zoning Administrator, Health Officer


    Administrative Assistant

    (603) 677-4216