Town of Rumney New Hampshire

Rumney Planning Board

Planning Board
Gerard Thibodeau — Chairman — (2019)
David Coursey — Vice Chairman — (2020)
Brian Flynn — Secretary — (2021)
Kenneth Weinig — (2019)
Cheryl Lewis — (2019)
Brad Eaton — (2021)
Diana Kindell — Alternate
Judi Hall — Clerk
George Bonfiglio — Selectmen’s Liaison

Planning Board Meetings:
Last Tuesday of the month at 7:00PM

Planning Board Office Hours:
Monday 3:00PM - 5:00PM or by Appointment

For information or to be placed on the agenda, please call:

Contact Information
79 Depot Street
PO Box 220
Rumney, NH 03266
Phone: (603) 786-9515
Fax: (603) 786-9511
Please contact the Planning Board for assistance when considering
  • Adding a dwelling unit to a lot that already has a dwelling unit on it; including the addition of a mobile home, the creation of an apartment or renting out an apartment formerly allowed for a family member only. These are, by definition a subdivision, and they must be reviewed by the Board. Each dwelling unit must have its own lot, except when waived by the Board, for example, in a case of family hardship.
  • Dividing a lot into separate building sites or properties for future conveyance, for example, for a subdivision.
  • Constructing a new driveway of any sort or relocating a present driveway on a town road.
  • Removing earth materials from a site for commercial purposes, i.e. an excavation.
  • Locating or creating a new mobile home park within the town.
  • Construction activities including, but not limited to, septic systems, wetlands, along streams, rivers, ponds and lakes, close proximity to adjoining property, flood zones, commercial development, Class VI (6) roads. While some aspects are regulated by State of NH or possibly Federal law, the Planning Board can offer advice and guidance and to help avoid future problems or violations.

New Hampshire municipalities are required by NH RSA 674:39-aa to notify residents that involuntarily merged lots may be restored to premerger status upon the owner's request.

If the Town of Rumney has merged contiguous lots for the purpose of assessment, taxation, or mapping without the proper authority of the owners, those owners have until December 31, 2016 to notify the Selectmen of the fact, whereupon the Selectmen shall restore the properties to their premerger status.

This notice will remain posted at the town office and on the town’s website until December 31, 2021. This notice will also be published in each Town Report through 2020.

The Following Information is Available Online
January 31, 2018 February 20, 2018 March 27, 2018 April 24, 2018 May 29, 2018 June 26, 2018 July 17, 2018 July 31, 2018 August 14, 2018 September 11, 2018 September 25, 2018

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