Planning Department

Department Goal - Be known for best-in-class customer service 

Staff Support - The Department of Planning provides support and is staff liaison for the Town's Land Use Boards and Commissions.

Contact the Department of Planning concerning:

  • Meeting agendas and minutes for all Land Use Boards & Commissions
  • Plan of Conservation & Development
  • Coastal Area Management Reviews
  • Flood Plain Determinations
  • Inland Wetlands Applications and Regulations
  • Site Plan Approvals
  • Special Use Permits
  • Subdivision Approvals
  • Variance Applications
  • Zoning Permits and Certificates of Zoning Compliance
  • Zoning Regulations and Map
  • Zone Change and Regulations Amendments

Land Use Boards & Commissions

NameMeeting Date & TimeStaff Liaison

Inland Wetland & Watercourse Commission

First Thursday of each month, 7:00 p.m.

Candy Palmer

Planning & Zoning Commission

First & Third Tuesday of each month, 7:00 p.m.

Keith Brynes

Plan of Conservation & Development Implementation Committee

First Monday of every other month, 6:00 p.m.

Keith Brynes

Zoning Board of Appeals

Second Tuesday of each month, 7:00 p.m.

Candy Palmer

Conservation Commission

Fourth Monday of each month, 7:00 p.m.

Keith Brynes
Economic Development Commission Third Wednesday of each month, 6:30 p.m.Susan Cullen
Architectural Design Review BoardSecond Monday of each month, 6:00 p.m. Keith Brynes


Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Keith Brynes, AICP, CZET Town Planner 860.535.5095
Candace Palmer, CZEO Zoning/Inland Wetland Enforcement Officer 860.535.5095
Gayle Phoenix, CZET PZC & Zoning Permit Administrator 860.535.5095
Cheryl Sadowski, CZET IWWC & ZBA Permit Administrator 860.535.5095
Susan Cullen, AICP Director of Economic and Community Development 860.535.5095