Tag Archives: Planning and Zoning Commission

Commission proposes transition zone to provide buffer

BEACON FALLS — The Planning and Zoning Commission is looking to create a mixed-use transition zone on a section of Pines Bridge Road to provide a buffer between industrial park…

Zoning amendment clears way for Dunkin’ Donuts

BEACON FALLS — The Planning and Zoning Commission has amended the zoning regulations to pave the way for a Dunkin’ Donuts to open downtown. The commission amended section 31 of…

Former nursing home eyed for detox facility

PROSPECT — The operators of five inpatient residential detoxification facilities across the country are looking to make Prospect home to their sixth facility. Representatives of The Haven of Connecticut came…

Effort continues to reach compromise on shooting range hours

PROSPECT — Three hours. That’s what separates Prospect Gun Club members and residents that live near the shooting range from reaching a compromise on extended shooting hours. Now, officials have…

Gun club, residents work toward compromise on shooting hours

PROSPECT — The Prospect Gun Club and residents of a neighborhood near the shooting range are working to find a common ground over noise and the club’s shooting hours. Prospect…

Amended site plan for dealership needs more work

PROSPECT — An attorney representing the owner of Route 69 Auto Sales last week withdrew an application to amend the site plan for the car dealership in order to develop…

Commission approves amendment to regulations

BEACON FALLS — The Planning and Zoning Commission has approved an amendment to the zoning regulations. The commission on Oct. 18 approved an amendment to Section 71 of the regulations….

Zoners ask for more noise mitigation at range

PROSPECT — At the request of the Planning and Zoning Commission, the Prospect Gun Club will look into more possible options to mitigate gun fire noise coming from its shooting…

Commission looking to amend regulations

BEACON FALLS — The Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a public hearing next week on a proposed amendment to the zoning regulations. The public hearing is Oct. 18 at…

Commission eyes end to back-and-forth over range’s hours

PROSPECT — The Planning and Zoning Commission is hoping to put a dispute over noise from the Prospect Gun Club’s shooting range to bed. The issue came to the forefront…