Master Plan News

02/4/2019 We are excited to announce the release of the draft report and executive summary of Phase I's Existing Conditions Analysis available here and on the coUrbanize Website

The report provides detailed analysis of the physical, environmental, cultural, and demographic characteristics of Winchester presented in an introduction and seven chapters. The executive summary provides an overview of the key findings in the report.

Please email all comments to Winchester Town Planner, Brian Szekely at by February 22nd.

01/16/2019 - The first of several events to solicit feedback from the public is scheduled to be held at the Jenks Center on February 26, 2019. Please continue to use the coUrbanize Website to communicate with our consultant.

12/19/2018 – We have launched the coUrbanize website, which allows members of the community to provide input and post concerns about Winchester. The comments are monitored by our consultant, JM Goldson, for inclusion in the Winchester Master Plan 2030. To access this website, click coUrbanize Website.

11/28/2018 - The Phase I and II reports are nearly complete and will be posted online in the coming weeks. Public comment will begin in January, 2019.

10/31/2018 -  JM Goldson is compiling documents and beginning to write the report for Phase I (of IV) to be completed by the end of December. A draft will be available before the new year that will outline Winchester's "Yesterday and Today."

10/18/2018 - JM Goldson has reviewed the Winchester Community Survey results and conducted a series of focus group meetings. The resulting documents are available on the Master Plan Related Documents page.

10/03/2018 - The JM Goldson team has met with several Master Plan Focus Groups (32 committee representatives, local business owners and selected residents) to develop the Master Plan chapters that are required by Massachusetts General Law. For more information about the law governing Master Plans, see If you have questions about the process or want to get involved, please send email to

09/12/2018 - We are excited to have hired a master plan consultant, Jennifer M. Goldson. You can learn more about her and her team at http://www.jmgoldson.

Related Documents

To review related documents, see Master Plan Related Documents.