Planning & Zoning Commission

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P&Z Watch: Split Vote is Defacto Denial of Historic Overlay Proposed for 21 Calhoun Drive

Three of five P&Z members described being torn over their decision but voted in favor of the Historic Overlay that would allow the developer to build a house in the front yard of a historic one in exchange for preserving it in perpetuity. Continue Reading →

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After Zoning Violation, Application for Baseball Field to Top P&Z Agenda Tuesday Night

Neighbors have complained about an existing baseball created without necessary permits at field on Clapboard Ridge Rd. They indicated there are issues with traffic from excessive cars going in and out of the property, lack of screening along the property boundary, team practices and games with coaches and umpires, and early morning weekend practices that have been conducted since 2018. Continue Reading →

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LETTER: Is an 80,000 Sq Ft Greenwich Hospital Expansion Too Much for Greenwich?

“With New York City hospitals 40 minutes away, shouldn’t we preserve the intimate and personal atmosphere and attention one gets at Greenwich Hospital? Do we really want to have a regional hospital in the midst of some of our most popular and precious close-to-town neighborhoods.” – Berrin Snyder, Greenwich Continue Reading →

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P&Z Balks at Proposed GCDS Stadium; Traffic Is Main Concern

The P&Z commission balked at proposed GCDS proposed lower school athletic fields upgrades mainly because they would generate traffic in an already congested area.

They said they’d prefer GCDS migrate their athletic fields to the school’s Stanwich campus, which is further from the congested GHS/CMS corridor.

They also suggested borrowing locker rooms and toilet facilities from the Greenwich Skating Club in the interim. Continue Reading →

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