Planning Board

The Planning Board works with the Planning Department to facilitate development within the City of Biddeford. The Planning Board considers and takes action on Comprehensive Plan Adoption and Amendment, Proposed Zoning Amendments, Subdivision Applications, Site Plan Review Applications, Conditional Use Permit Applications, Shoreland Zoning Permit Applications, and any other development plans as required by City ordinance.

The Planning Board is comprised of five regular members, each serving a three-year term, and two associate members also serving a three-year term. The Mayor shall appoint a chairperson, whose term shall be one year. No member shall serve more than 3 consecutive terms.

Regular Meetings

  • 6 p.m.
  • 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month
  • Council Chambers
    City Hall
    205 Main Street
    Biddeford, ME 04005

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

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  1. William Southwick

    Chair - Regular Member
    Phone: (207) 284-5149

    16 Congress Street

    Ward 4

    Term Expires: 12/2022


  2. Michael Cantara

    Regular Member
    Phone: (207) 283-1525

    5 Cherry Lane

    Ward 7

    Term Expires: 12/2022


  3. Roch Angers

    Regular Member
    Phone: (207) 282-7274
    26 Cathedral Oaks Drive
    Ward 6
    Term Expires: 12/2023

  4. Sean Tarpey

    Regular Member
    Phone: (207) 282-0408
    110 Cleaves Street (H)
    109 Cleaves Street (M)
    Ward 2
    Term Expires: 12/2023

  5. Alexa Plotkin

    Regular Member
    Phone: (845) 558-0446

    136 Alfred Street

    Ward 5

    Term Expires: 12/2024


  6. Larry Patoine

    Associate Member
    Phone: (207) 283-9272

    12 Shepherds Way

    Ward 6

    Term Expires: 12/2025


  7. Susan Deschambault

    Associate Member
    Phone: (207) 284-3570

    100 Saco Falls Way

    Ward 5

    Term Expires: 12/2022


  1. Hannah Bonine

    Assistant City Planner