Thank you for your patience as we strive to continue planning efforts and perform essential departmental functions in the face of the on-going health crisis.
STAFFING OF PLANNING AND REDEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY DEPARTMENT
As of March 17, 2020, personnel are staffing the Planning Board/ Woburn Redevelopment Authority (WRA) office during regular City Hall business hours. Until City Hall reopens to the public, please refer to the tabs below for the forms and instructions needed to file subdivisions, subdivision approval not required (ANR) plans and special permit applications. Information and applications for sign grants and façade loans are available on the WRA’s webpage.
Please call the office at (781) 897-5817 if you have any questions relative to a prospective filing of any kind or to arrange for delivery of an application to City Hall.
Please direct WRA-related inquires to Mr. Dan Orr ([email protected] or 781-897-5816); all other inquiries should be directed to (781) 897-5817.
The Woburn Redevelopment Authority (WRA) is an independent municipal urban renewal authority established by the City of Woburn in 1961 in accordance with Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 121B. The WRA is governed by five members, four of whom are appointed by the Mayor and one by the Governor. The Authority functions as the City’s community development agency under an agreement with the City of Woburn executed in 2000.
The WRA typically meets on the last Tuesday of every month at 5:00 p.m. in the City Council Committee Room on the first floor of City Hall.
2020 WRA Meeting Schedule