Inland Wetlands and Watercourses Commission

Persons who are hearing impaired and need services of an interpreter at a Town meeting must notify the Town of Bloomfield ADA Coordinator, Cindy Coville, at least two (2) weeks in advance of the meeting date. Cindy can be reached at (860) 769-3538 or by email.

The Inland Wetlands and Watercourses Commission (IWWC) is responsible for the preservation and protection of the inland wetland and watercourse resources in the Town of Bloomfield as authorized by the State of Connecticut Inland Wetlands Act.  The Commission is responsible for and enforces the Inland Wetlands and Watercourses Regulations of the Town. 

The IWWC meets on the 3rd Monday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at the Town Hall, 800 Bloomfield Avenue. Administrative and technical support is supplied to the Commission by the Wetlands Agent, Peter Castaldi.  For more information, visit Inland Wetlands and Watercourses, or contact the Wetlands Agent by email.

Meetings of the Bloomfield  Inland Wetlands & Watercourses Commission are broadcast live on BATV Channel 5 on Comcast and ATT-Uverse cable systems and are streamed live on the BATV Website (click here). 

Please note that the Assessor's On-line Database includes wetlands information from Wetland Map Amendments  that were approved after the present Official Map of Wetlands and Watercourses adopted July 21, 2014. Watercourse information on the Assessor's On-Line Database is from 2016. A new Official Map will be prepared and scheduled for adoption in 2020.  

Revised Regulations were approved by the Wetlands Commission on November 18, 2019. New By-Laws were adopted by the Wetlands Commission on September 16, 2019. 


Staff Contacts

Name Phone
Peter Castaldi (860) 769-3526

Commission Members

Name Title
Barry Berson Member
Alan Budkofsky Chairman
Nicholas Panke Member
Joy Chance Member
Kevin Wilcox Secretary
David Laiuppa Member
Kevin Hussain Vice-Chairman
Katie Blint Member