Town of West Bath, Maine  

(207) 443-4342 / Fax (207) 443-3256

Planning Board

The Planning Board is a dedicated group of volunteers.  The Board meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 6:30 pm at the Town Hall to conduct regular business.  Meeting Agendas are posted in the Times Record, on the website, and at the Town Hall.  The Planning Board meets at other times as necessary and also conducts ordinance review workshops throughout the year.
The Board is responsible for reviewing and approving site plans, projects in Shoreland Zone, Subdivisions, and amending the Development Review Ordinance & Land Use Ordinance.
To find out when the next scheduled meeting is, contact the West Bath Town Office at 443-4342, or check the scheduled meetings.
The Planning Board works closely with Ellis Reed, Codes Enforcement Officer, who holds office hours Wednesday from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm and Thursdays from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm.  If you have questions or need assistance with presenting a project for review by the Planning Board you can call Ellis at 443-4342.
To be on the Planning Board agenda please follow the following procedures:
  • All parties wishing to be on the Planning Board agenda must notify the Code Enforcement Officer at least 12 days prior to the scheduled meeting they wish to attend.

  • The Application, all supporting materials and nonrefundable application fee must be provided by the above applicant to the Code Enforcement Officer at least 12 days prior to the scheduled meeting.

  • All parties who miss the 12 day deadline will be placed on the next scheduled Planning Board Meeting Agenda

  • The prepared Planning Board Agenda and application materials will be made available by the Code Enforcement Officer to the Planning Board Chair 11 days prior (or the Code Enforcement Officer's next scheduled work day) to the scheduled Planning Board meeting.

  • Applicants must bring 3 copies of their application and supporting materials to the Planning Board Meeting.

Board Members
  • Richard Davis, Chair

  • Wayne Renshaw

  • James Williams

  • Jeremie Whorff

  • Kathleen Travis

  • Jay Paris - Alternate

  • Scott Andresen - Alternate

Please click here for the fee list.
Town of West Bath - (207 ) 443-4342 / Fax (207) 443-3256