Manchester, Connecticut

Planning & Zoning Commission: Inland Wetlands Agency: Aquifer Protection Agency

Decision Notice for 2/17/21 PZC Meeting

Public Hearing Notice for March 1, 2021

At this virtual hearing interested persons may be heard and written communications received.  This meeting will be shown live on Cox Channel 16 and streamed live at  Individuals who wish to speak at or attend the virtual meeting must complete a Request to Speak form, available at, by 4:30 p.m. on the day of the meeting.  These individuals will need to join the Zoom meeting and will be allowed to speak when directed by the Chairman.  Zoom meeting information will be sent to individuals who complete a Request to Speak form.  Only individuals who complete a Request to Speak form will be allowed to join the Zoom meeting.  Individuals may also submit comments in writing to the Planning and Economic Development Department via email to, or by mail to the Planning Department, 494 Main Street, P.O. Box 191, Manchester, CT 06045-0191.  All written comments received by 4:30 p.m. on the day of the meeting will be presented and recorded as part of the hearing.  Information about this application will be available online at by the Friday before the hearing.

Manchester has a combined planning and zoning commission. It has also been designated the Inland Wetlands Agency and the Aquifer Protection Agency. This means that a property owner or developer can obtain all of the necessary land use approvals from one body, creating a coordinated, streamlined process.

Planning Commission: Prepare and adopt the plan of conservation and development; review and make recommendations on proposed municipal improvements; establish regulations for subdivision of land; hear and decide on applications for the subdivision of land.

Zoning Commission: Establish zoning districts and regulations; provide for the manner of enforcement of regulations; hear and decide on site plans, special exceptions or special permits for development.

Inland Wetlands and Watercourses Agency: Adopt wetlands/watercourse boundaries and regulations; hear and decide on applications for work involving regulated activities in wetlands or watercourses; hear and decide on petitions to change regulations or boundaries.

Aquifer Protection Agency: Adopt and implement regulations to protect Manchester's groundwater supply; inventory and register existing regulated facilities in Aquifer Protection Areas; hear and decide on applications for new regulated activities.

  • Planning & Zoning Commission:  Inland Wetland Agency:  Aquifer Protection Agency Members
    • Members
      • Eric Prause, Chairman
      • Patrick Kennedy, Vice Chairman
      • Michael Stebe, Secretary
      • Jessica Scorso
      • Jessica Poland
    • Alternates
      • Julian Stoppelman
      • Teresa Ike
      • Bonnie Potocki


Planning and Zoning: Megan Pilla, Senior Planner  860-647-3288
  Gary Anderson, Director of Planning  860-647-3044
Inland Wetlands / Watercourses: David Laiuppa, Environmental Planner/Wetlands Agent or
Aquifer Protection: David Laiuppa, Environmental Planner/Wetlands Agent 

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Mar 01, 2021 Notice Agenda Meeting Packet
Feb 17, 2021 Notice Agenda Meeting Packet Actions DRAFT DRAFT
Feb 01, 2021 Agenda Meeting Packet Actions Approved Approved
Jan 20, 2021 Notice Agenda Meeting Packet Actions Approved
Jan 04, 2021 Agenda Meeting Packet Actions Approved