Planning Board


The responsibility of the Planning Board is to review and make determinations upon applications as required under the Town of Farmington’s Land Use Ordinances including but not limited to the Zoning Ordinance, Site Review Ordinance, Shoreland Zoning, Floodplain Management Ordinance, Telecommunication Facility Siting Ordinance, Sexually Oriented Business Ordinance, Soil Erosion Control and Storm Water Runoff Management Ordinance, Bio Solids and other Residuals Management Ordinance, Non-Conformance, Wellhead Protection Ordinance, and the Subdivision Ordinance and State Subdivision laws.  The Board shall perform such duties and exercise such powers as are provided by Farmington ordinances and laws of the State of Maine.

This Board meets on the second Monday of every month, unless there is a holiday.  If so, the Board will then meet on the third Monday.  Meetings are held in the training room on the lower level of the Municipal Building and start at 6:00 P.M.  Interested parties are always welcome to attend.  

*** A total of up to 50 people are allowed at Planning Board meetings under current State regulations.  Comments may be submitted in writing to: J. Stevens Kaiser, Code Enforcement Officer, 153 Farmington Falls Road, Farmington, ME 04938 at any time prior to the meeting.*** 

This is a seven member Board serving a three year term with two alternates serving a one year term. 

The Board currently has an opening for one alternate member.




Judith Murphy, Chairman

Michael Otley, Vice Chairman

Craig Jordan

Clayton King, Jr.

Gloria McGraw

Lloyd Smith

Jeffrey Wright









Michael Gurette



The following are links to downloadable PDFs




planning board agendas - 2024

April 8

March 11

February 12

January 8

planning board minutes 2024

March 11

February 12

January 8




Planning Board Archive 2023


Planning Board Archive 2022


Planning Board Archive 2021


Planning Board Archive 2020


Planning Board Archive 2019


Planning Board Archive 2018


Planning Board Archive 2017


Planning Board Archive 2016


Planning Board Archive 2015


Planning Board Archive 2014


Planning Board Archive 2013

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