The Design Advisory Board meets on the 1st Thursday of the month at 7:00 p.m. in Conference Room A or C in the Hicks Memorial Municipal Center
at 21 Tolland Green.
Sudhakar Nagardeolekar, Chair
Vikas Nagardeolekar, Vice Chair
To contact the Design Advisory Board:
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Mailing Address: 21 Tolland Green, Tolland CT 06084
Phone: (860) 871-3601; Fax: (860) 871-3628
CHARGE of the DESIGN ADVISORY BOARD:
The Tolland Planning & Zoning Commission, in accordance with Connecticut General Statutes 8-2, shall require design review for all new construction and all substantial alterations (10% or greater floor area or exterior alteration) of non-residential and multi-family structures.
The Design Advisory Board, established on November 1, 2000, shall serve as an advisory body to the Commission consisting of a minimum of 3 and maximum of 10 members appointed to three year terms.Members of the Board shall be especially qualified by reason of training or experience in architecture, site planning, landscape architecture, historic preservation, professional engineering, graphic or visual arts or other fields as determined by the Planning & Zoning Commission.
The purpose of the Design Advisory Board is to provide guidance with the site plan and architectural design of buildings and structures to be in harmony with the character of the neighborhood and surrounding uses, preserve and improve the appearance and beauty of the community, and protect property values and Tolland’s architectural heritage.