Inland Wetlands Commission

town016aInland Wetlands Commission meetings are held the 1st Thursday of the month at 7:30 PM in the Voluntown Town Hall Meeting Room–when there is an agenda.

Commission Members
Thomas Sweet, Chairman
Lester K. Davis
Eric J. Williams,Jr.
David C. Miner
John O. Moran
Robert A. Panko, Alternate
Tammy Daigneault, Alternate

Inland Wetlands Enforcement Officer: Joseph Theroux 860- 428-7992

Agendas/Minutes

Wetland Regulations
Zoning Regulations

Wetland Notification Information

                                Applying for a building or zoning permit?

Do you have wetlands or watercourses within 100 feet of your activity?

Not sure if you have wetlands on your property?

The following activities need to be reviewed by the Town of Voluntown Wetlands Agent or the Inland Wetlands Commission before you begin your project:

  • New residential or commercial construction, (additions, garages outbuildings, sheds)
  • Repair or expansion of septic systems
  • Construction of driveways or access ways
  • Gravel removal operations
  • Drainage improvements, (swales, French drains, culverts)
  • Pond construction, dredging, retaining wall construction/repair
  • Forestry and logging
  • Any other land disturbing activities

Contact Joseph R. Theroux, Wetlands Agent Town of Voluntown

E-mail: Joetheroux426@comcast.net Cell# (860) 428-7992

I will meet with you to discuss your project and review the property for wetlands.

If necessary, Wetlands Permit applications are available through the Town Clerks office, and I routinely assist applicants with preparing their applications for review.