Ridgefield's Land Use office, located in the Town Hall Annex, includes planning, zoning, inland wetlands, building…More and the Water Pollution Control Authority.</p>
<p><b>Planning and Zoning </b><b>(203-431-2766)</b></p>
<p>Land use applications—for issues such as property subdivisions, site plans and use changes—begin their review process here. Building permit applications must also be reviewed and approved by the Zoning Enforcement Officer to verify compliance with zoning regulations before moving on to the building department. </p>
<p><b>Inland Wetlands (203-</b><b>431-2383)</b></p>
<p>Part of the Planning and Zoning Department, the Inland Wetlands officer inspects developments for permitted activities, enforces the town's Inland Wetlands and Watercourses Regulations and answers questions about the regulations and the permit process. </p>
<p>The town's Planning and Zoning Commission also acts as the Inland Wetlands Commission.</p>
<p>The Building Department issues building permits and certificates of occupancy for proposed and completed buildings, ensuring that the construction complies with a host of building codes.</p>
<p>The Water Pollution Control Authority sets municipal sewer usage rates, oversees the contractors that operate the water treatment plants and approves new hookups. The WPCA meets once a month.</p>
JFM Engineering 440 Main St, Ridgefield, CT06877 JFM Engineering is a firm based in Ridgefield on Main Street, serving Southern Connecticut clients. JFM is a group of…More civil engineers specializing in wetland construction and drainage solutions. Call the number provided to schedule a consultation appointment.
Ridgefield Golf Course 545 Ridgebury Rd, Ridgefield, CT06877 Created in 1974, this public golf course features 6,444 yards of scenic terrain and includes a 40-acre wetland…More preserve. The course is owned and operated by the Town of Ridgefield where both residents and non-residents alike have access to this fun and challenging course at very reasonable rates. A pro-shop is also on site.
T.J. Engineering 117 Mamanasco Rd, Ridgefield, CT06877 T.J. Engineering is a firm specializing in environmental and civil engineering and consulting services. Services offered…More include site remediation and design, wetlands restorations, soil erosion control, utility design, site remediation and construction inspections and management. All engineers at this firm are educated at the graduate level and have experience in other areas such as design and management for stormwater systems, wastewater treatment plants and systems and water mains, wells and sanitary sewers. T.J. Engineering is fully insured and licensed in the state of Connecticut.
Ridgefield Open Space Association 9 Sylvan Dr, Ridgefield, CT06877 Ridgefield Open Space Association is dedicated to "the preservation of open space and protection of the region's natural…More heritage through education and public advocacy." By presenting legal arguments before state and local agencies, ROSA attempts to prevent changes in zoning regulations that would allow major development in properties that would be best kept as a natural habitat, such as the Bennett Pond property. ROSA also serves to educate the public about the importance of preserving land that is diverse in habitat and essential to sustaining wildlife and pristine waterways and wetlands. In addition, Ridgefield Open Space investigates any funding that may be available statewide or federally to further its cause, and encourages changes to regulations that may improve the association's ability to protect natural environments in Ridgefield.