Planning & Zoning Commission
Guidelines for Reopening of Restaurants on May 20, 2020
Temporary Certificate for Outdoor Dining
- 2nd and 4th Thursdays of each month
11/16/2020 PZC Meeting
How To Join The PZC Meeting - Next Special Meeting is 11/30/2020
Public Instructions for Landuse Meetings
Agendas & Minutes
Agendas are prepared prior to each meeting, minutes are available following approval.
MATERIALS FOR November 16, 2020 SPECIAL MEETING
CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING(S) FOR NOVEMBER 30, 2020
PH# 2989 – 21 Manning Rd – Special Permit and Site Plan Review application for the change of use from manufacturing and distribution to storage, processing and distribution of agricultural products; Enfield Enterprise, Owner; Enrique M. Padilla, Applicant; Map 34 / Lot 13; I-1 Zone.
CONTINUING PUBLIC HEARINGS FOR December 10, 2020 REGULAR MEETING
PH#2986 - Application of Michael J. Bonanno, Esq. representing applicant 359 Hazard Ave, LLC for a text amendment amending Section 8.70 to reduce the minimum lot size from 1 acre to .5 acres; to add language to enable the rehabilitation and/or adaptive reuse of existing buildings located within the Hazardville Design District; and to establish specific criteria to accomplish same.
MEETING OF NOVEMBER 16, 2020
MEETING OF NOVEMBER 12, 2020
MEETING OF OCTOBER 22, 2020
MEETING OF OCTOBER 8, 2020 - CANCELED
MEETING OF SEPTEMBER 24, 2020
MEETING OF SEPTEMBER 10, 2020
MEETING OF AUGUST 3, 2020
MEETING OF JULY 23, 2020
MEETING OF JULY 9, 2020
This commission is appointed by the Town Council and is comprised of:
- 7 Regular members, 4 year term
no more than 4 of these members shall be of the same political party
- 3 Alternate members, 4 year term
no more than 2 of these members shall be of the same political party
The Planning and Zoning Commission was established in accordance with Chapter V, Section 2 of the Town Charter.
The commission shall have all the powers and duties not inconsistent with the Charter, which are prescribed in Title 8, Chapter 124 of the CT General Statutes. Broadly, the Planning and Zoning Commission is authorized to regulate, within the limits of the municipality, the height, number of stories and size of buildings and other structures; the percentage of the area of the lot that may be occupied; the size of yards, courts and other open spaces; the density of population and the location and use of buildings, structures and land for trade, industry, residence or other purposes, including water-dependent uses as defined in Section 22a-93, and the height, size and location of advertising signs and billboards.
The Planning and Zoning Commission is also responsible for adopting the Town’s Plan of Conservation and Development which is designed to provide guidance in the town’s zoning and capital improvement decisions. By law, the Plan must be updated at least every 10 years.