About the Zoning Board of Appeals

The Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) as a quasi-judicial body charged under the provisions of Chapter 40A of the Massachusetts General Laws. The ZBA is the Special Permit Granting Authority for:

  • Variances
  • Special Permit Applications, including Special Permits with Design Review and Special Permits with Site Plan Review
  • Appeals by aggrieved parties of administrative or enforcement decisions
  • Comprehensive Permit Petitions (MGL Chapter 40B)
  • Members

  • Reports & Decisions

  • Orsola Susan Fontano, Chair
  • Richard Rossetti, Clerk
  • Danielle Evans
  • Elaine Severino
  • Josh Safdie
  • Annel Brockelman, Alternate

Reports and Decisions

PLEASE NOTE: Applications made before April 15, 2011 are not included in this listing and can be found by clicking here.

Street Number Case Number First Hearing Date Decisions Other Reports Updated datesort ascending
Sargent Avenue 55 ZBA 2017-117 Jan 03, 2018 PDF icon SargentAve55.pdf PDF icon Plan Set 10-3-17 PDF icon Staff Report 01/30/2018 - 9:58am
College Avenue 197 ZBA 2017-112 Jan 03, 2018 PDF icon Decision PDF icon Plan Set 10-5-17 PDF icon Staff Report 01/30/2018 - 9:58am
Union Square CDSP PB 2017-21 Nov 20, 2017 PDF icon CDSP decision PDF icon Revised: USQ CDSP Application
PDF icon Revised: Appendix 1 – Applicant Info
PDF icon Revised: Appendix 3 – Civic Space
PDF icon Appendix 4 – T.I.S. & Mobility
PDF icon Revised: Lot & Block Plans
PDF icon Revised: Thoroughfare Plans
PDF icon Revised: Utility Exhibits
PDF icon Revised: Appendix 2 - Neighborhood Mtg
PDF icon Preliminary Staff Report - prior to testimony
PDF icon mobility management memo
PDF icon Memo in response to 11/20/17 questions
01/11/2018 - 3:20pm
Line Street 140 & 150 ZBA 2017-83 Jan 17, 2018 PDF icon drawing set 01/03/2018 - 11:03am
Assembly Row 400-499 PB2014-34-R4 (9/2017) Dec 14, 2017 PDF icon Decision PDF icon staff report 12/27/2017 - 11:29am
NorthPoint Open Space EF/G PB 2017-24 Dec 14, 2017 PDF icon Decision PDF icon drawing set
PDF icon application package
PDF icon revised application package - 12.05.17
PDF icon Staff Report 12/27/2017 - 11:28am
Concord Ave 69 ZBA 2017-108 Dec 13, 2017 PDF icon Decision PDF icon Concord Ave 69 - Updated plans rec'd 12-7-2017.pdf PDF icon Staff Report 12/27/2017 - 11:27am
Boston Ave 23-25 ZBA 2017-100 Dec 13, 2017 PDF icon Decision PDF icon Boston Ave 23-25 - Plan Set.pdf PDF icon Staff Report 12/27/2017 - 11:27am
Franklin St 57-59 ZBA 2017-109 Dec 13, 2017 PDF icon Decision PDF icon Plans for December 13, 2017 PDF icon Staff Report 12/27/2017 - 11:26am
Highland Ave 311 ZBA 2017-103 Dec 13, 2017 PDF icon Decision PDF icon Window letter/sign dimensions PDF icon Staff Report
PDF icon Updated Staff Report for December 13, 2017
12/27/2017 - 11:26am
NorthPoint Parcel EF PB 2017-23 Dec 14, 2017 PDF icon Decision PDF icon plan set
PDF icon civil set
PDF icon application package
PDF icon revised application package - 12.05.17
PDF icon Staff Report 12/27/2017 - 11:25am
Highland Ave 81 ZBA 2017-101 Oct 18, 2017 PDF icon Variance Decision
PDF icon Special Permit Decision
PDF icon Plans
PDF icon Executive Summary - Parking Study
PDF icon Parking Study
PDF icon Staff Report
PDF icon Parking Variance Memo
12/27/2017 - 11:25am
Fremont St 0 ZBA 2017-130 Dec 22, 2017 PDF icon Initial Plan Set Dec 4 2017 12/22/2017 - 4:51pm
Moreland 35 ZBA 2016-78-E1-9/2017 Oct 18, 2017 PDF icon Decision PDF icon Moreland St 35 - Staff Report - ZBA 2015-78-E1-9-2017 Time Extension.pdf 12/14/2017 - 2:08pm
Hall Avenue 24 ZBA 2017-102 Nov 08, 2017 PDF icon Decision PDF icon Plan Set 10-19-17 PDF icon Staff Report 12/14/2017 - 2:08pm

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