Environmental Protection Commission

2020 Meeting Schedule and Application Deadlines


Note:   The next Environmental Protection Commission Meeting will be held on Wednesday, August 5, 2020 at 7:30PM via GoToMeeting. Agenda and GoToMeeting login details will be posted here when they become available.

Materials for pending applications can be found at: www.darienct.gov/epcpendingapplications.


Channel 79 occasionally records public hearings; a link to those videos is here.

To contact the Environmental Protection Commission, you can send an e-mail to:   DarienEPC@darienct.gov.


(3-year term)

  • Eric Joosten (R), Chairman -- Exp. 6/30/2021
  • James Millard (R), Vice Chair -- Exp. 6/30/2022
  • Susan Mackenzie (U) -- Exp.  6/30/2021
  • Gunnar Edelstein (R) -- Exp. 6/30/2020
  • Michael Ervin (R) -- Exp.6/30/2022
  • Kelly Zitzmann -- Exp. 6/30/2021
  • William Wright --Exp. 6/30/2021

Ex-officio Members 

(per Section 22-22 of the Town Code of Ordinances)

  • Jayme Stevenson, First Selectman
  • Edward L. Gentile, Jr., P.E., Public Works Director
  • Stephen Olvany, Chairman of the Planning and Zoning Commission

Important Invasive Plant Resources
UCONN Invasive Plant List
Mobile Apps for Invasive Plant Identification
Photos of Invasive Plants
CT DEEP Invasive Plant Resource Page

Forms and Documents

Listing files in 'Environmental Protection Commission'

Link to help you prepare a list of neighbors within 100 feet of your property:  Abutter's Tool.
You should check this information with the Assessor's Office to ensure that you have the most recent and up-to-date information.  The information on the web was last updated August 1, 2018 for both parcel mapping and ownership data.

This page last updated February 25 2020.