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203-576-8017 – complaints
A Division of the Office of Planning & Economic Development (OPED)
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The Zoning Department encourages the development and preservation of sustainable land uses which promote the health, safety, quality of life and overall general welfare of Bridgeport. This is accomplished through the adoption of the Master Plan of Conservation and Development, which guides the zoning and historic regulations.
Several land use commissions assist the Zoning Department to support this mission:
Planning & Zoning Commission
Zoning Board of Appeals
Inland Wetlands & Watercourses Agency
Historic District Commission No. 1
Stratfield Historic District Commission
Zoning Regulations, updated to February 3, 2020
Commission Agendas, Decisions, Minutes, Submittal Packets, and Schedules
Listing files in 'Agendas & Minutes'
45 Lyon Terrace, Room 210
Bridgeport, CT 06604
Phone: 203-576-7217 203-576-7217
Fax: 203-576-7213 203-576-7213
*No permitting after 4pm