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Monroe Town Hall Offices
7 Fan Hill Road
Monroe, Connecticut 06468

PHONE(203) 452-2800
HOURSMonday - Thursday

8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Inland Wetlands Department

General Description

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

Council Chambers
Monroe Town Hall

All meetings of the inland wetlands commission meet the accessibility requirements for the disabled.

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Contact Information

Town Hall Annex
7 Fan Hill Road
Monroe, CT 06468

Town Planner
Rick Schultz
(203) 452-2812

Town Engineer/Wetlands Agent
Scott H. Schatzlein, P.E.

Office Manager
Donna Suszynski

Inland Wetlands Coordinator
Denise Halstead
Phone: (203) 452-2809

Office Hours:
Mon - Thurs: 8:30am - 4:30pm 
Friday:  8:30am - 1:30pm