Planning & Zoning Commission

Duties

Planning & Zoning Commission is responsible to promote the orderly and coordinated development of the Town and the general welfare and prosperity of its residents. The Commission controls and directs the use and development of property in a municipality or a large part of it by dividing it into zoning districts. The Commission regulates the principal and accessory uses permitted  within these districts.

Members & Meetings

The Commission is an elected board consisting of five (5) regular members and three (3) alternates. The Commission meets the first and third Thursday of every month at the Newtown Municipal Center. Meetings start at 7:30 P.M. (Alternates' terms - 2 years, 3 members, not more than 2 from one party).

Applications

The following applications go before the Commission: Subdivision and Resubdivision of land – Special Exception Permits – Site Development Plan – Change of Zone – Amendments to their regulations – Sand and Gravel Mining Permits – Accessory Apartments in an outbuilding.

Commission Members

NameTitlePhoneAddress
Robert Mulholland

Chair (R) (12/01/15 - 12/01/19)

(203) 270-1129

21 Russett Road, SH

Frank Corigliano

Member (R) (12/01/13 - 12/01/17)

174 Brushy Hill Road

Corinne Cox

Member (D) (12/01/15 - 12/01/19)

(203) 426-4602

31 Pond Brook Road

Don A. Mitchell

Member (D) (12/01/13 - 12/01/17)

8 Budd Drive

Jim Swift

Member (R) (12/01/13 - 12/01/17)

(203) 270-7639

11 Ceadrhurst Trail, SH

Barbara Manville

Alternate (D) (12/01/15 - 12/01/19)

(203) 426-1539

15 Timber Mill Road

Roy Meadows

Alternate (R) (12/01/15 - 12/01/19)

(203) 426-0430

43 Poverty Hollow Road

Fredrick Taylor

Alternate (R) (12/01/15 - 12/01/19)

(203) 426-1436

8 White Oak Farm Road