The Woburn Planning Board is a seven member board appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by the City Council for a five year term beginning on the first day of May with at least one member’s term expiring each year.


The Board shall include at least one attorney and one individual who has a civil engineering degree, or equivalent civil engineering work experience and all Board members must be residents of the City of Woburn. The City of Woburn also has a full time Planning Director who in accordance with City Ordinances directs all the activities of the Planning Department and coordinates all activities for the Board. The Planning Director is appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by the City Council.


  • Regular meeting of the Planning Board are typically held on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month, except during July and August when a summer schedule is followed, at 7 p.m. in Woburn City Hall.
  • Zoning Ordinance Review Committee (ZORC), a committee of the Planning Board and two City Councilors meets as needed to discuss zoning amendments.

For archived Agendas and Minutes click here

2020 Planning Board Meetings*

Tuesday January 14th
Tuesday January 28th

Tuesday February 11th
Tuesday February 25th

Tuesday March 10th
Tuesday March 24th 

Tuesday April 14th
Tuesday April 28th

Tuesday May 12th
Tuesday May 26th

Tuesday June 2nd
Tuesday June 23rd

Wednesday July 15th

Tuesday July 21st

Tuesday August 18th

Tuesday September 22nd

Tuesday October 27th

Tuesday November 17th

Tuesday December 8th

*This is a tentative schedule.