Planning & Economic Development

Andover Master Plan Steering Committee Search for Volunteers

The Planning Division is seeking members for the Master Plan Steering Committee.
  • The Master Plan looks 10+ years into the future and takes a broad view of the community. The Andover  Planning Board has relied on the 2012 Master Plan (link below) for many of its Special Permit decisions and recommendations to Town Meeting on Warrant Articles.
  • The 2022 Master Plan should help to guide all Boards and Committees going forward.To apply to serve on the Master Plan Steering Committee or other Boards and Committees fill out a Talent Bank Form.
  • Membership on the Committee will be by appointment of the Town Manager for a term of three (3) years. The time commitment is up three years and up to 2 meetings per month for 1 to 2 hours. Times of the meetings will be held to suit the convenience of the majority of its members.
  • Click here to fill out a volunteer application.

The Planning Division is responsible for ensuring the orderly growth and development of the Town through sound planning practices and through the implementation of the recommendations of the Master Plan (2012). In the Master Plan you will find goals and objectives for:

  • Land Use
  • Housing 
  • Economic Development
  • Open Space and Recreation
  • Natural, Historic, and Cultural Resources
  • Transportation and Circulation
  • Municipal Facilities and Town Services

Click the image below to view the Town of Andover Development Story Map. The map shows all the major developments that have either been completed, permitted, or are currently under construction. This map will be updated as new projects are approved and built in Town!


The Image Below Links to the Commonwealth’s Reopening Plan Website