COVID-19 Update:

The Town of New Milford is happy to announce our upcoming COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics for essential workers and 18+ individuals! To register, CLICK HERE
While our vaccine offering will vary at each clinic, please remember; the vaccine that will work best for you is the one available to you!
To see our schedule of vaccines available, eligibility, registration & vaccine clinic information CLICK HERE.

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If you need telephonic assistance, Connecticut’s Vaccine Appointment Assist Line is available at 877-918-2224, seven days a week from 8:00am to 8:00pm
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Helpful Application Hints and Resources

sCHEDULE a Development Services Team (DST) Meeting

Applicants are encouraged to meet with the Development Services Team (DST), which is an informal pre-application meeting with representatives from various Town Departments, including Aquifer Protection, Building, Economic Development, Fire Marshal, Health, Inland Wetlands, Planning, Public Works, Sewer, and Zoning.

• Property and business owners (both existing and prospective), engineers, contractors, attorneys, realtors, architects, and other land use and development professionals can present and discuss any proposed construction project, new business, or business relocation or expansion project and get feedback and questions answered from all of the above listed Town Departments about state and local land use codes, ordinances, and regulations; permitting requirements; and the application process.

• To request a meeting with the DST please contact Karen Pollard, Director of Economic Development at or (860) 355-5001. 


Avoid unnecessary delays by submitting complete applications. Applications are scheduled on a first come first serve basis. Incomplete application will not be scheduled until a complete application form with all required information is received. If you have questions we are here to help:  


Need a surveyor or engineer? Click here for a list of local CT licensed land surveyors and professional engineers. 

• Disclaimer: The surveyor and engineering list is not inclusive and does not constitute an endorsement by the Town of New Milford Zoning Commission

• To be added to either of these lists please provide the Zoning office with your contact information.


Many residents and property owners are fearful of construction activities and change in their neighborhoods especially when they feel uninformed or have misinformation. To avoid having this fear turn into opposition, we encourage applicants to talk to their neighbors before applications are filed. Early involvement and communication often result in a smoother application process for all parties.

• Property owner information can be found through the Tax Assessor’s website: Vision Government Solutions and/or GIS Mapping - AppGeo