Environmental Protection Commission

2019 Meeting Schedule and Application Deadlines

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


The Darien Advisory Committee on Sustainability invites you to learn why...

Water-every drop counts!

There are many ways to save water and they all start with you!

Join us to learn and in the meantime, take this brief SURVEY on water usage.

Thursday, August 15th at 7:00pm
35 Leroy Ave- Board of Education Meeting Room

Opening remarks by First Selectman Jayme Stevenson

Carolyn Bayne, Moderator
Twig Holland, Aquarion Water
Nisha Nalawade, DHS Senior
Deepika Saksena & Juliet Cain, Darien Pollinator Pathway

This event is co-sponsored by the Darien Nature Center and Darien Pollinator Pathway.
(10 native plants will be given away, courtesy of Darien Pollinator Pathway)


(3-year term)

  • Eric Joosten (R), Chairman -- Exp. 6/30/2021
  • James Millard (R), Vice Chair -- Exp. 6/30/2019
  • Susan Mackenzie (U) -- Exp.  6/30/2021
  • Gunnar Edelstein (R) -- Exp. 6/30/2020
  • Michael Ervin (R) -- Exp.6/30/2019
  • Kelly Zitzmann -- 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 September 4, 2019