Planning Board

Cambridge Planning Board

The Cambridge Planning Board reviews plans and proposals under the Special Permit provisions of the Cambridge Zoning Ordinance and Chapter 40A of the Massachusetts General Laws, proposes or reviews zoning amendments, makes recommendations to the City Council about proposed revisions to the Zoning Ordinance, and engages in general planning efforts to improve the physical environment of the City.

PLEASE NOTE: Planning Board meetings are being held remotely in accordance with Section 20 of Chapter 20 of the Acts of 2021, signed into law on June 16, 2021. See Remote Planning Board Meetings for details.  

For updated meeting information, check the Open Meeting Portal or or call the Community Development Department at 617-349-4668.

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For more information about the Planning Board contact Swaathi Joseph at 617/349-4668 or