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Overview & Responsibilities

  • Foster development in line with community vision and goals while maintaining the balance between historic preservation and progress; the rural feel and economic stability; land conservation and new development;   
  • Provide expert and administrative support to citizens, developers, and businesses in Bow;
  • Review subdivision and site development plans; 
  • Provide staff support to the Planning Board, Business Development Commission, Conservation Commission, and Drinking Water Protection Committee.