Due to the Corona Virus, Town Hall is open to the public by appointment only. Please be patient as some of our employees are working remotely. Please call the appropriate department if you have any questions or call the Mayor's Office at 860 355-6010. Sorry for any inconvenience.
The Town Clerks office is currently by appointment only from 9am-4pm. Please call 860-355-6020 or e-mail to schedule an appointment. Passports will not be processed in New Milford at this time.

The New Milford Public Library is closed until further notice  The New Milford Senior Center is closed for all programs, but is available by appointment only.

For information regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19) please see the following links: CDC, CT Department of Public Health, Governor's Executive Orders. Information can be found by dialing 211.
Click HERE to see what essential businesses are open and their hours.


Inland Wetlands Department

  • James Ferlow - Wetlands Enforcement Officer
  • Sharon Millard - Assistant Land Use Enforcement Officer
  • Tanya Pond - Land Use Administrator

Beginning March 17, 2020 the Inland Wetlands office will be open by appointment only to the public 9am - 3pm, Monday - Friday.  Staff will be available by telephone or email between the hours of 8am - 4:30pm, Monday - Friday.  Thank you for your cooperation, patience and understanding during this time.

Please click here for information regarding Executive Order No. 7I issued by Governor Lamont and the temporary changes that have been made to land use applications and proceedings.

Inland Wetlands Virtual Meeting Schedule - Until further notice Inland Wetlands meetings will be held at virtual meetings.

The Inland Wetlands Commission will hold its August 13, 2020 Regular Meeting as a Special Virtual Meeting commencing at 7pm.  To Access/Join the August 13, 2020 Special Virtual Meeting:

By Computer or Mobile Device
Webinar ID: 373-376-459
By Phone
Toll Free Phone #: +1 (415) 655-0052
Audio Access Code: 925-616-648

Inland Wetlands applications can be reviewed on the ViewPoint Cloud online permitting system.

INLAND WETLANDS LEGAL NOTICES - Please click here for public hearing and meeting decision legal notices.

The Inland Wetlands Commission regularly scheduled meetings are held on the 2nd Thursday of the month at 7 pm in the E. Paul Martin Room, 2nd floor of the Town Hall (unless otherwise noted). 

2020 Regular Meeting Schedule

Agendas & Minutes 

The agendas & minutes on this site are for informational purposes only. Official agendas and minutes are on file in the Town Clerks office.
Online agendas & minutes can also be accessed on the main page of the Town website under "Government".

The New Milford Inland Wetlands and Watercourses Commission (IWC) was established in 1988. The IWC carries out the requirements of State Statutes to assure proper use, protection and maintenance of the Town’s freshwater wetlands and watercourses.

The Enforcement Officer performs site inspections, reviews permit related documents and is available for consultation by appointment.

Additional Links


Contact Information

Town Hall – Lower Level
10 Main Street
New Milford, CT 06776

Phone: (860) 355-6083
Email: wetlandscomm@newmilford.org 

Office Hours 8:00AM – 4:30PM
Monday - Friday