Town Hall is currently OPEN to the public.

If you prefer to drop-off a permit application at the Town Hall drop-box location or mail it in,  please read operating procedures here.

Please note the Town Hall new hours of operation are:

Monday, Wednesday & Thursday 8:00am - 5:15pm, Tuesday 8am - 7pm and closed Fridays.

Planning and Zoning Department

The Planning and Zoning Department serves four separate yet interrelated boards and commissions: the Planning and Zoning Commission, the Zoning Board of Appeals, the Environmental Protection Commission and the Architectural Review Board.

Information regarding the Darien Scouts Tag Sale Implementation

2019 Darien Scouts Tag Sale Implementation Report 


Information regarding the Darien High School Lights

Agreement Regarding Conditions of Approval--Agreement with Neighbors dated November 29, 2016. (8 pages)

Signed agreement between the Board of Education and neighbors regarding proposed use of the permanent lights.

Information put forth by the Board of Education as part of their application materials in October 2016.

Note that the Appendix on pages 12-14 of that document outline the Proposed Conditions put forth by the Board of Education.

Planning & Zoning Commission approval--for a change in the zoning regulations and a Special Permit/site plan for the lights in January 2017.

The specific conditions of approval run from pages 7-11 of this document.


Town of Darien Multi-Family & Affordable Housing Inventory

March 3, 2020 Press Release

Town of Darien Deed Restricted Affordable Housing & Public Transportation Map

Affordable Housing Map

FOIA Log:  October 1, 2017 - present

Request ID   

Date Received   

Requester Name   


Request Description   

Response Date   

 2017-01 10/23/2017


  364 Boston Post
 2017-02 11/17/2017  Russell Smith  Self

  E-mails regarding
  23 Patricia Lane

 2018-01 04/10/2018 Becky Munro Self   102 Ring's End Road  04/16/2018
 2018-02 05/15/2018 Becky Munro Self   102 Ring's End Road  
 2018-03 09/27/2018

Margaret Garcia

AEI Consultants

  17 Old King's Hwy South  10/01/2018
 2019-01  03/27/2019  Joe Lazzaro  Self 17 Casement Street 4/2/2019
 2019-02 4/1/2019 Christina Orsi-Lirot Self Selleck's Woods/Dunlap Woods  
 2019-03  4/10/2019  Christina Orsi-Lirot Self Selleck's Woods/Dunlap Woods/Littlebrook Road  
 2019-04 4/18/2019 Beena Raghavendran ProPublica zoning maps 1960-2019  


This page last updated on August 11, 2020.

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Contact Information

Planning and Zoning Office
Room 211, Town Hall
2 Renshaw Road

Phone: (203) 656-7351

Open Monday - Thursday,
8:00 a.m. - 5:15 p.m.
Closed Fridays & Holidays

Jeremy Ginsberg
Planning & Zoning Director

Fred Doneit
Senior Planner

Richard Jacobson
Environmental Protection Officer

David Keating
Assistant Director/Zoning Enforcement Officer 

Robert (Woody) Woodside
Code Compliance Officer

Tamara Eberhardt
Office Administrator

Martha Porretta