Planning & Zoning Commission – hears land use applications for residential, recreational, commercial, and industrial purposes. Amends and adopts the Town’s Plan of Conservation and Development. Responsible for the establishment and administration of the town’s zoning regulations. Hears, decides, reviews, and conducts hearings for special exceptions and site plan reviews.
Zoning Board of Appeals – varies the zoning regulations where, due to specific hardship, a resident seeks relief from zoning standards. The board is also charged with reviewing applications for the suitability of locations of gas stations and auto repairers and dealers, as well as hearing appeals from the orders of the Zoning Enforcement Officer.
Interested applicants must be registered voters in the town of Plainville.
For more information and an application, contact the Town Manager’s office at 860-793-0221, ext 205.