Inland Wetlands Department
The Inland Wetlands Commission enforces all provisions of the Inland Wetlands and Watercourses Act pursuant to sections 22a-36 to 22a-45, inclusive, of the Connecticut General Statutes as amended and:
Provides reports/recommendations to the Planning and Zoning Commission for all subdivisions and resubdivisions
Issues approvals/permits for regulated activities or denials for regulated activities
Considers requested amendments to the regulations or Town Wetlands Map
Resolves issues relative to violations
Provides determinations for uses termed "As of Right"
Hears appeals relative to decisions of the Wetlands Agent
Anyone considering undertaking a regulated activity (clearing, grubbing, grading, filling, excavating, paving, constructing or placing structures, general development disturbance, obstructing, modifying, polluting, or generally changing and/or impacting the natural character of land designated as wetlands and/or land within 100 feet of designated wetlands and/or land within 150 feet of designated major watercourses or recognized bodies of water), should contact the Inland Wetlands Office for information and requirements pertaining to the above listed activities.
Please click to view 2019 Land Use Meeting Calendar (includes application submission deadlines)
Inland Wetlands Meetings for 2019
Wednesdays at 7:00 PM
Monroe Town Hall
All meetings of the inland wetlands commission meet the accessibility requirements for the disabled.
Town Hall Annex
7 Fan Hill Road
Monroe, CT 06468
Phone: (203) 452-2812
Town Engineer/Wetlands Agent
Scott H. Schatzlein, P.E.
Inland Wetlands Coordinator
Phone: (203) 452-2809
Mon - Thurs: 8:30am - 4:30pm
Friday: 8:30am - 1:30pm