Planning Department

Welcome to the City of Waltham Planning Department! 
Our mission is to enhance & preserve opportunities for healthy/sustainable environments that contribute to a high quality of life for all people who live, work and visit the City of Waltham. 

The Planning Department administers the city's federally-funded Community Development Block Grant Program. 

We need your help! We are preparing our next Annual Action Plan and need your input to guide our priorities for July 1, 2021 through June 30, 2022. Click here to take our 10 question survey​​​​​​​

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Catherine Cagle AICP, RLA LEED AP Director (781) 314-3375
James LaCrosse Assistant Planning Director (781) 314-3371
Jennifer Englehart Admin Assistant 781-314-3374
Frank Nakashian Principal Planner 781-314-3382