Planning Board

Meets: 1st Tuesday of each month at 6:30pm

Phone: 413-655-2300 x357


Richard Scialabba


Dan Brown


William Pike

James Sullivan




The Planning Board operates under the provisions of Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 40A and Chapter 41. The purpose of the Planning Board is to guide the development of the town in the best interests of all its residents. The Board has very specific responsibilities and authorities as granted by Massachusetts General Laws and the Zoning Bylaws of the Town of Hinsdale. Dealing with Zoning Bylaw changes, Subdivision Responsibilities, Site/Design Review, and project planning assistance are all important duties of the Planning Board.




The Hinsdale Planning Board will conduct a virtual public hearing pursuant to MGL 40A, Section 5, on Thursday, January 14, 2021, at 6:30 pm.  The purpose of the hearing is to review/consider a special permit application from FFD Enterprises, Inc. (f/k/a Ipswich Pharmaceuticals, Assoc.) of Hartford, CT, to develop an outdoor marijuana cultivation/processing facility at Bullards Crossing Rd. 

Any person wishing to be heard should register to attend by following the instructions below. 

1. Register in advance for this meeting here:

2. Once you are registered, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Written comments may be addressed to the Hinsdale Planning Board, 39 South St., Hinsdale, MA 01235, or by email to


To see the Agenda and a copy of FFD Enterprises MA, Inc.'s Bullard's Cross Special Permit application and submission, click here.

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