Tag Archives: Planning and Zoning Commission

Commission OKs plan for solar project

BEACON FALLS — The Planning and Zoning Commission has approved the site plan, with a few caveats, for a solar panel project on Lopus Road. Green Beacon Falls, LLC wants…

Finance board voices concerns on solar project

BEACON FALLS — As the Planning and Zoning Commission prepares to review plans for a solar panel project on Lopus Road, finance officials are warning the commission against moving forward…

Commission holding hearing on regulation revisions

PROSPECT — The Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a public hearing next week on a proposed revisions to the zoning regulations. The hearing is Nov. 2 at 7 p.m….

Special permit for drive-thru gains approval

PROSPECT — The Planning and Zoning Commission this month approved a special permit to allow a restaurant to operate with a drive-thru at 64 Waterbury Road. The building, which used…

Proposed regulation changes draw concerns

PROSPECT — Proposed changes to the zoning regulations elicited an outcry of concern from the business community in town. The Planning and Zoning Commission is reviewing potential changes that would…

Developer seeks zone change

BEACON FALLS — The Planning and Zoning Commission is considering a zone change to a parcel of land on Burton Road and Fairfield Place. The commission will hold a public…

Zoners approve new district

PROSPECT — The Planning and Zoning Commission last week approved adding a gateway overlay district to the zoning regulations The gateway overlay district would stretch along Route 69 from the…

Proposed district would give zoners more say

PROPSECT — The Planning and Zoning Commission is working on revisions to the zoning regulations that will allow it to have more control over gateways into town. The commission is…

Zoners conditionally OK more shooting hours

PROSPECT — The Prospect Gun Club will be able to shoot longer if it can shoot quieter. The Planning and Zoning Commission voted at its Oct. 21 meeting to allow…

Commission eyes compromise on hours

PROSPECT — The Planning and Zoning Commission is considering a limited expansion of the hours at the Prospect Gun Club’s shooting range. The gun club filed an application earlier this…