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Historic District Commission

Duties per Town Charter (Chapter IV Section 10):

There shall be a Historic District Commission appointed by the First Selectman consisting of five members and three alternates. One or more members or alternates of the Historic District Commission shall reside in a historic district under the jurisdiction of the Commission, if any persons who reside in any such district are willing to serve on such Commission. The Commission is charged with the preservation and protection of buildings and places of historic interest in the district and shall perform the duties and functions of a historic district commission as provided in the Connecticut General Statutes, as amended, and by such ordinances as the Council shall enact. Each appointment shall be for a five-year term.

Please be advised that members of our land use boards and commissions are subject to legal restrictions that prohibit them from all communications regarding pending applications, other than during the public meeting process. If you have questions, concerns, or input regarding such a pending matter, please contact the Town Planner.

Commission Members

  • Aaron McGoldrick, Chair
  • Chuck Woerner, Vice-Chair
  • Gary Thompson
  • Karen L. Woodford
  • Isabella Medaris


  • Joshua Iannarone
  • Nina Gagnon


Click here for Historic District Commission Recordings.