Town of Belmont, New Hampshire
Town of Belmont
New Hampshire
Town of Belmont, New Hampshire
Town of Belmont
New Hampshire

Planning Board

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Contact: Elaine Murphy,
LU Administrative Asst
Address: PO Box 310
143 Main Street
Belmont, NH 03220-0310
Phone: 603-267-8300 x 119
Fax: 603-267-8307 
Hours: Monday-Friday, 7:30am-4:00pm 



Peter Harris, Chairman (2023) Ward Peterson, Vice Chairman (2022) Jon Pike, Ex Officio (2022)
Gary Grant (2024) Kevin Sturgeon (2024) Michael LeClair  (2022)
Richard Pickwick (2023)    
Dennis Grimes, Alternate (2024) Alternate Vacant (2022)

Alternate (2023)

The Planning Board consists of seven members and three alternate members.  Member vacancies are filled by election by the voters in March as terms expire. Alternate Member vacancies are filled by the Planning Board.  The term of office is three years.

The Board encourages anyone interested in serving to consider applying for vacancies on the Board.  A membership application is available for appointed positions.  No prior experience is necessary.


Meeting Schedule Meeting Agendas Meeting Minutes





The Board's duties include the following:

  • Master Plan Development
  • Capital Improvements Program Development
  • Site Plans
  • Subdivisions
  • Lot Mergers
  • Boundary Line Adjustments
  • Zoning Ordinances
  • Building Codes
  • Driveway Permits
  • Building & Sign Permit Reviews
  • Administrative Comment on Class VI Road Permits
  • Long-term Planning Analysis
  • Ordinance and Regulation Amendments
  • Growth Management


Lakes Region Planning Commission NH Office of Strategic Initiatives The Planning Board in NH
A Handbook for Local Officials 
 Rules of Procedure    

Lakes Region Planning Commission

The Town of Belmont is a member of the Lakes Region Planning Commission. As such, Belmont has two seats on the LRPC governing Board of Commissioners. Belmont Commissioners to LRPC: George Condodemetraky (8/15-8/19) Vacant Transportation Advisory Committee Representatives: Rick Ball, Land Use Technician - 7/2018; Dari Sassan, Town Planner (Alternate) - 7/2018