Board of Appeals

Governor Baker orders closure of all non-essential businesses:

All non-essential businesses have been ordered to close as of 12pm Tuesday, March 24, 2020.

 Zoning Board of Appeals information will be updated regularly. 

Posted on: May 1, 2020 - 11:48am


Wednesday, July 22, 2020

TIME: 6:00 P.M.

As the Town Office Building has limited capacity for public meetings due to the Governor’s ban on public gatherings during the COVID-19 emergency, this public meeting will instead be held remotely through the Zoom application and will be accessible for live interaction by the public using the

Meeting ID: 851 0817 0952           Password: 817475

The following cases will be heard remotely July 22, 2020: 

Comprehensive Permit 2020-08 - 1 Anderson Way

Special Permit Case 2020-09 - 111 Elm Street

Variance Case 2020-10 - 111 Elm Street

(See full AGENDA on Town of Dartmouth's website)

Any concerns, questions, including the submission of applications, please call the Zoning Board of Appeals office at (508) 910-1868 or email: [email protected].

The Board of Appeals is under the jurisdiction of Section 14, Chapter 40A of the General Laws of Massachusetts.  The Board consists of six members who are appointed by the Select Board, three which are associate members.

Any person aggrieved by the refusal of the issuance of a building permit by the Building Commissioner and Zoning Enforcement Officer, may appeal to this office under the provisions of Chapter 40A of the Massachusetts General Laws.

The Board of Appeals continues to work cooperatively with the Planning Board, Conservation Commission, Board of Health, Industrial Development Commission, Dartmouth's Safety Officer and Department of Public Works to ensure protection of the Town's Environment while providing zoning relief when appropriate.

The Preserve at Dartmouth:
Comprehensive Permit Application (40B)

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Michelle Vieira Principal Clerk 508-910-1868

Members - Appointed by Select Board

Halim Choubah, P.E.



Michael Medeiros, Esq.



Robert K. Gardner, Jr.

Board Member


Dr. Rahim Aghai

Associate Member


Dr. Ralph Pollack

Associate Member


Alvin Youman, Esq.

Associate Member