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Until further notice: All Fields (Town or School Property and including the High School and Deerfield Tracks), Playgrounds, Tennis Courts and Basketball Courts are CLOSED

The following public buildings are closed to the public: Town Hall, Public Library, Council on Aging, ICC/Youth & Family Services, Carby Street which includes Public Works, Building Department and Economic Development, Recreation Department including the pool.  

A green drop box is located in front of Town Hall for residents to drop off payments and other correspondence.  

Planning Board


  • Brian D. Gorman, Chair
  • Deborah J. Conant, Vice Chair
  • Christopher A. Pfaff, Secretary
  • David L. Atkins, Jr.
  • William F. Delay
  • Steven H. Olanoff, Associate Member
  • Steven M. Rafsky, Associate Member


As of January 2019 the Planning Division's application process is online. Please contact Karyn Flynn if you need assistance with this process.   

Mission Statement

To provide for conscientious and orderly land use development through Comprehensive Planning, Subdivision Control and Zoning Bylaw and Zoning Map review; develop and implement land use development and growth management regulations consistent with the goals and policies of the Town; and to protect the natural resources, safety and aesthetic character of the Westwood through environmental impact and design review/site plan review and the issuance of special permits pursuant to the Zoning Bylaw.

Pedestrian and Bike Safety Committee

The Pedestrian and Bike Safety Committee is a subcommittee of the Planning Board and advises the Planning Board on issues related to pedestrians and walk-ability.


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