Responsibilities The Zoning Board of Appeals is the agency established by Connecticut State Statutes to provide relief from the strict enforcement of the Zoning Regulations, provided that a unique hardship concerning the land in questions can be demonstrated. In order for a variance to be granted, the Board must approve the application with 4 affirmative votes out of the 5 voting members.
In addition, the Board is responsible for issuing Certificates of Approval of Location and granting local approval for Dealer's and Repairer's Licenses. The Planning and Zoning Commission delegated the responsibility of Special Exceptions for automotive uses to the Zoning Board of Appeals.
The final function of the Board is to hear appeals of the decisions of the Zoning Enforcement Officer
The third Wednesday of each month
Exception: 2nd Wednesday in December - other dates may change due to holiday
Agendas & Minutes
Agenda for Regular and Special Meetings are posted with the Town Clerk at least twenty four hours prior to each meeting.
The link below contains information on the regularly scheduled monthly meetings for the current year. It does not contain Agendas or information on special meetings or emergency meetings. To receive notifications and Agendas for all meetings, regular, special and emergency please go to the Notify Me center, locate the Board, Commission or Committee you are interested in and follow the instructions.