DEPARTMENT OF DEVELOPMENT SERVICES
Planning Division
250 Constitution Plaza, 4th Floor
Hartford, CT 06103
Tel: (860) 757-9040
Fax: (860) 722-6402


Inland Wetlands Agency

The City of Hartford's Planning and Zoning Commission is designated as its Inland Wetlands Agency.  The Agency meets at the same time as the Planning & Zoning Commission.  The Wetlands Agency has all the powers that are granted to it by law. (Code 1977, § 27-5)  

  Meeting Agendas

 Agendas are available for the previous 12 months by request. Please contact the Planning Division.

  Wetland Permits

If you are conducting a “regulated activity” in a wetland area, you will need a wetland permit. A regulated activity is defined as: "Draining, dredging, excavation, or removal of soil, mud, sand, gravel, aggregate of any kind or rubbish from any wetland or the dumping, filling or depositing thereon of any soil, stones, sand, gravel, mud, aggregate of any kind, rubbish or similar material, either directly or otherwise, and the erection of structures, driving of pilings, or placing of obstructions, whether or not changing the tidal ebb and flow.”


Wetland Permit Application

City of Hartford's Wetlands Regulations

See the Connecticut General Statutes, section 22a-45, for State Wetlands Regulations.

For more information about wetlands, visit:
Connecticut Association of Conservation and Inland Wetland Commissions

Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection Inland Wetlands and Watercourses



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