Zoning Board of Appeals

Alan Pease, chair
Garry Baer
Justin Baer
Sam Stacy, alternate


Call the Town Clerk
978-386-2424 x10

Submit applications to:
Town Clerk
895 Main St.
Ashby, MA 01431


Hearings Scheduled

ZBA Guide - An overview of the hearing process.

Hearing Application - This a general application that is submitted with one of the applications below.

Application for a Variance - This is a request to make an exception to the Zoning Bylaw

Application for a Special Permit - This a request to grant a special permit for one of the special permit uses in the Zoning Bylaw.

Application for the expansion of a pre-existing non-conforming use or structure - This is a request for the expansion of a use or structure that is "grandfathered".

Application for the Appeal of the Decision of an Administrative Officer - This for the appeal of an administrative decision. Often it concerns an appeal of the decision of the Zoning Enforcement Officer.

The application fee for the above is $200.00 payable to Town of Ashby.

Comprehensive Permit, Regulations & Application