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Zoning Regulations

Inland Wetlands Board
Application Procedures
Zoning Regulations
Meeting Minutes
Architectual Advisory Committee

The Zoning Regulations (effective 5/1/07) 
can be downloaded from this page in sections.

Public Hearings held on October 15, 2013

Sec. 8.6 - Adopted Moratorium on acceptance of applications for
Medical Marijuana Dispensaries and Growing Facilities

Sec. 4.3 - Age-Restricted Housing District
to Clarify Differences between ARHD 1 and ARHD 2

Sec. 7.5 - Excavation, Grading and Filling
to allow a Screener on-site when constructing a Building

Sec. 3.3 - Accessory Uses
to Increase the Number of Garage Bays permitted as-of-right


NEW Section 5.6 - Gateway Enhancement Zone (GZ7)

"Clean" Version - Adopted Text Amendment
NEW Section 5.6 - Gateway Enhancement Zone (GZ7)

Adopted Map Changes (List of Properties) for GZ7 Zone

ADOPTED Zone Change MAP  

Adopted 5/14/13 - Effective 5/24/13

All of the documents are in PDF format which requires the Adobe Acrobat Reader, a free download, available from the Adobe Corporation.

Click here to obtain the Adobe reader.


ZONING REGULATIONS - Adopted 3/20/2007
EFFECTIVE on 5/1/2007 (amended thru 11/01/13)

                   Click below to Download the ZONING REGULATIONS by Section:

                               Cover Page
                               Table of Contents
                               Section 1 - Introduction        
                               Section 2 - Definitions        
                               Section 3 - Residential Zones 
                               Section 4 - Other Housing Zones & Uses
                               Section 5 - Business Zones & Uses        
                               Section 6 - Special Zones        
                               Section 7 - Basic Standards        
                               Section 8 - Special Provisions        
                               Section 9 - Administration
                               Section 10 - APPENDIX (includes FEE SCHEDULE)
                               Section 11 - Floodplain Management Regulations


                    AMENDMENTS - Chronological List - Updated May 2012
                            (Click here to Download List of Amendments)


Helpful Links:
Work Sheet for Calculating Lot Coverage
Work Sheet for Lot Coverage Exception (Special Permit)
Work Sheet for Calculating Floor Area
Info on Calculating Building Height
Table of Residential Bulk Requirements
FAQs about the Village District
Sign Regulations
FAQs about Properties and Land Use
FAQs about Accessory Apartments

Click below for
Adopted 3/20/07 - Effective 5/2/07
Cover Page and Summary of Changes
Previous Zoning - Copps Hill Area
Adopted Zone Change - Copps Hill Area
Previous Zoning - Downtown Business/Residential Area
Adopted Zone Change - Downtown Business/Residential Area
Previous Zoning - Routes 7 and 35
Adopted Zone Change - Routes 7 and 35 Area

MAP Adopted 2/12/08 - Properties Designated Eligible for application of
HOD (Housing Opportunity Development) Overlay Regulations

Adopted Zone Change - Danbury Road Retail Zone
Effective 11/19/10

 Village District Map

Adopted Zone Change - Establishment of Main Street Design District
Effective 10/11/13 (See also Sec. 4.5 in the Zoning Regulations)

State-Defined Aquifer MAP


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