Hours: Monday through Wednesday 8:15 am - 4:30 pm ; Thursdays 8:15 am - 6:30 pm ; Fridays 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Director of Planning administers and coordinates the activities of the town’s planning and development functions. The Planner serves as an informational source on land use and economic development matters for town officials, residents and developers. The Planner assists the Planning and Zoning Commission (PZC) with its statutory responsibilities, including application reviews and promulgation of a Plan of Conservation and Development, Zoning map and land use regulations.
The Planner also coordinates land use issues with the Town Manager, Town Council, and other municipal departments and federal, state and regional organizations. In addition, the Planner works on assorted grant applications and other municipal projects and serves as the Town’s representative on the University of Connecticut’s Master Plan Committee.
All property owners and/or their representatives are encouraged to contact the Director of Planning or Zoning Agent to review potential land uses or pending applications.