June 22, 2020

Town of Canton
Zoning Board of Appeals

The Town of Canton Zoning Board of Appeals will resume its hearing schedule on July 9, 2020.  At this time, public attendance for all hearings will be by video conferencing on the “ZOOM” platform.  Social Distancing rules and Public gatherings of 10 or more people are still prohibited. Meeting material for all hearings are available on the “Hearing” section of this website

Gregory L. Pando,


This section will contain a listing of all filed applications with the Address, Applicant Name, and Docket number.  Each link will contain multiple documents, including application, abutter’s list, and any submitted plans

October 22 Zoning Meeting Documents

The Zoning Board of Appeals deals with matters of:

  • Density
  • Height and locations of buildings and structures
  • Parking
  • Requirements for:
    • Buildable lots
    • Earth removal
    • Signs
  • Use as they pertain to zoning districts, and overlay districts
  • Use of buildings and structures

Zoning Board

The Zoning Board of Appeals is an appointed Board that consists of three members and two alternate members. Each member serves a three-year term.

Board Members

  • Gregory L. Pando, Chairman
  • Charles J. Armando
  • John R. McCourt

Alternate Members

  • Paul B. Carroll
  • Michael Khoury


The Board meets on the second and fourth Thursday of each month in the Salah Hearing Room, Second Floor, Memorial Hall at:
801 Washington Street
Canton, MA

Starting May 16, 2019, the meetings will start at 6 pm instead of the current 7 pm start time. Public Hearings are published in the Canton Citizen. Meeting agendas and times are available on this site, at Meeting Minutes/Agendas and Calendar. If you have questions, you can contact the Zoning Board assistant at 781-575-6589.

Applications for Zoning Board Hearings

Applications for Zoning Board hearings are available at the Zoning Office located within the Building Department, Lower Level, Memorial Hall. Hearing times and dates are scheduled when a completed application is submitted.