Planning Board

Loudon's Planning and Zoning Office has information available to anyone who has questions about the Town's Zoning Ordinance, Land Development Regulations, the Master Plan, Capital Improvements Program, Open Space Trail System Plan, and other planning-related materials.

Application deadline is 15 days (by NOON on Wednesday) prior to the monthly meeting, which is the third Thursday of each month.

Documents and Forms top of page
    Open Space Trail System Plan - 2001
Rules of Procedure - Amended December 3, 2003
Lot Line Adjustment application - Application to be used for lot line/boundary line adjustments.
Change of Use application - Application to be used when a change within a structure, or on a said parcel, is made from one permitted use to another non-residential use.
Master Plan 2001 - Chapter Eight - Community Facilities
Master Plan 2001 - Chapter Eleven - Transportation
Master Plan 2001 - Chapter Five - Economics
Master Plan 2001 - Chapter Four - Population
Master Plan 2001 - Chapter Nine - Recreational Facilities
Master Plan 2001 - Chapter One - Introduction
Master Plan 2001 - Chapter Seven - Conservation, Preservation, Open Space
Master Plan 2001 - Chapter Six - Housing
Master Plan 2001 - Chapter Ten - Utilities
Master Plan 2001 - Chapter Three -Historical & Cultural Overview
Master Plan 2001 - Chapter Twelve - Existing & Future Land Use
Master Plan 2001 - Chapter Two - Goals & Objectives
Open Space Trail System - Existing Trails Map
Application fee schedule - Fees to be included with subdivision, site development, lot line adjustment, or lot merger applications.
Master Plan Update Survey Results - Results of the survey made available to Loudon property owners in September 2012.
Zoning Ordinance (as of March 2013) - The purpose of this Ordinance is to promote the health, safety, and general welfare of the community. The Ordinance gives consideration to the character and suitability for particular uses of area in the Town of Loudon.
Site Development Plan application - To be used for any building or construction activity that develops, changes, or expands a non-residential or multi-family residential use of land.
Subdivision application - To be used for the division of the lot, tract, or parcel of land into two or more lots, plats, sites, or other divisions of land for the purpose of sale, rent, lease, condominium conveyance or building development.
Land Development Regulations - Updated March 2010
Voluntary Lot Merger form - Used for the purpose of merging two or more adjacent lots, in the same ownership.

Events (today up to 30 daysout) top of page
Date Event Time Location Info
PDF Format
 Thursday, March 19, 2015   Planning Board Meeting   7:00 PM   Community Building - Charlie's Barn  agenda

Date Event Time Location Info
PDF Format
 Thursday, April 16, 2015   Planning Board Meeting   7:00 PM   Community Building - Charlie's Barn   

Board Members top of page
Name Title Phone E-Mail Term Length Term Expiration
Alice Tuson  Alternate        2016 
Bob Ordway  Alternate  798-4540    2015 
Dustin Bowles  Ex-Officio  798-4541     
George Saunderson    798-4540    2016 
Henry Huntington    798-4540    2015 
Robert Cole    798-4540    2017 
Stanley Prescott  Vice Chairman  798-4540    2017 
Tom Dow  Chairman  798-4540    2015 
Tom Moore    798-4540    2016 

Frequently Asked Questions top of page
    How do I become a member of the Planning Board?
Members are elected by voters on the March ballot. You would see the Town Clerk about getting on the ballot. Alternate members are appointed by the Planning Board. Call the Planning Office if interested.

How do I contact the Planning Board office?
Planning & Zoning Board Office, 29 South Village Road, PO Box 7837, Loudon, NH 03307, (603)798-4540 (tel/fax),

How do I get on the agenda?
Call the Planning Board office or drop an application off by 12:00pm, 15 days prior to the next scheduled meeting.

When does the Planning Board meet?
The third Thursday of the month in the Community Building (Charlie's Barn) at 7:00pm.

Links top of page
    Central New Hampshire Regional Planning Commission

FEMA flood hazard/insurance information

Loudon Master Plan update - revisions - upcoming visioning session

New Hampshire Association of Regional Planning Commissions