Town of Darien

Zoning Regulations
Effective October 26, 2014 (through Amendment #44)

 

The most recent amendments to the Regulations are as follows:

Amendment #22: regarding the Allen O'Neill development. (took effect March 29, 2009). 

Amendment #23: regarding Single-Family Open Space Developments (took effect April 12, 2009). 

Amendment #24: regarding Blade Signs (took effect April 19, 2009). 

Amendment #25: regarding Inclusionary Zoning (took effect May 31, 2009). 

Amendment #26: regarding Stormwater Management (took effect June 7, 2009). 

Amendment #27: regarding increase in State fees (took effect October 1, 2009). 

Amendment #28: regarding flood regulations (took effect May 30, 2010). 

Amendment #29: regarding the Noroton Heights Redevelopment Zone (took effect October 24, 2010)

Amendment #30 regarding Subsection 586 of the Inclusionary Housing Regulations (took effect November 28, 2010)

Amendment #31 regarding Appendix B--Land Use application fees was approved by the RTM on March 21, 2011 and takes effect on Sunday May 1, 2011.

Amendment #32 regarding Subsection 922 regarding temporary real estate signs was approved by the Planning and Zoning Commission on March 22, 2011 and took effect on Sunday, June 5, 2011.

Amendment #33 regarding 599 Boston Post Road Memory Care Facilities was approved by the Planning and Zoning Commission on June 7, 2011 and took effect on Sunday June 26, 2011. 

Amendment #34 put forth by Post Road 11, LLC--SB Zone and parking amendments-- was approved by the Planning and Zoning Commission on June 28, 2011 and took effect on Sunday, July 24, 2011.

Amendment #35 put forth by Baywater 745 BPR, LLC--was approved by the Planning and Zoning Commission on November 22, 2011 and took effect on Sunday, December 18, 2011.

Amendment #36 put forth by Batwater 745 BPR, LLC--was approved by the Planning and Zoning Commission on June 26, 2012 and took effect on Sunday, July 15, 2012.

Amendment #37 put forth by the Darien Junior Football League (DJFL)--was approved by the Planning and Zoning Commission on July 24, 2012 and took effect on Sunday, August 5, 2012.

Amendment #38 put forth by the Darien Planning & Zoning Commission -- was approved by the Planning & Zoning Commission on March 26, 2013 and takes effect on Sunday, April 14, 2013. 

Amendment #39 put forth by the Darien Planning & Zoning Commission -- was approved by the Planning & Zoning Commission on June 11, 2013 and took effect on Sunday, June 30, 2013. 

Amendment #40 put forth by the Tokeneke Club, Inc. -- was approved by the Planning & Zoning Commission on November 12, 2013 and took effect on December 29, 2013.

Amendment #41 put forth by the Darien Planning & Zoning Commission -- was approved by the Planning & Zoning Commission on November 26, 2013 and took effect on December 29, 2013.

Amendment #42 put forth by the Darien Planning & Zoning Commission--was approved by the Planning & Zoning Commission on February 25, 2014 and took effect on March 9, 2014....a temporary moratorium related to medical marijuana dispensaries and production facilities.

Amendment #43 was put forth by Christopher and Margaret Stefanoni and was approved by court decision.  This establishes the Leroy-West Affordable Housing Overlay Zone.  It took effect in 2012.

Amendment #44 put forth by Penelope Glassmeyer -- was approved by the Planning & Zoning Commission on October 7, 2014 and took effect on Sunday October 26, 2014.  It establishes a Active Senior Residential Overlay Zone.

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NOTE: Copies of the Darien Zoning Regulations are available from the Planning and Zoning Department at a cost of $10.

They are also available for review in the Planning & Zoning Office and at the Darien Library.

NOTE: The Zoning Regulation files are Adobe pdf files and require Adobe Acrobat Reader - download free.

 To see the Town of Darien Zoning Map in effect as of May 23, 2014, click here.

This page last updated on October 22, 2014.