Planning and Zoning Commission

The Planning and Zoning Commission, under Section 8-24 of the Connecticut General Statutes, (Section 8-2, Section 8-23A, 8-3A, 8-224, 8-26E and 8-25) is authorized to prepare and adopt a plan of development, to establish and amend zoning regulations and boundaries; hear and decide on requests for changes in the regulations or boundaries of zoning districts; and review and decide on applications for site approval for commercial and industrial facilities, apartments, mobile home parks, subdivision, resubdivisions, special permits and referrals on town real estate purchases.

The Planning and Zoning Commission and planning staff undertake evaluations and recommend changes to current regulations to better position the town for appropriate growth through the public hearing process. 

The Planning and Zoning Commission shall consist of seven (7) voting members and three (3) ex-officio members as follows: the Mayor, Town Engineer and Director of Development.

The Planning and Zoning Commission meets the second Wednesday of every month in Town Hall. Please check the P&Z Meeting Schedule on this website for any updated changes in meeting times or dates. Please note that meetings are called at the discretion of the Chairperson of the Commission.

Staff Contacts

Name Phone
Jeffrey Cormier (860) 291-7301