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Community Development

The mission of the Community Development Department is to ensure the quality of private development in the community and build and preserve the Town's infrastructure.

The Department includes multiple divisions that provide a broad range of technical expertise and support to advance residential and commercial projects from design to construction.  It also provides administrative support to several land-use boards and commissions and serves as the link between the Town and its residents by providing public information through the use of a variety of communication tools. The Department is also responsible for designing and constructing the Town's streets, sidewalks and bridges.

The Department is organized into the following divisions. Under each section you will find detailed information on services, applications, fees and permits.

Office Hours

Building Inspection: Monday - Friday 8:00AM-4:00PM

Office Hours for all other Divisions: Monday - Friday 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM

Contact Information

West Hartford Town Hall
50 South Main Street, Room 208
West Hartford, CT 06107
Fax: 860-561-7551

Duane Martin

Job Title: Acting Director of Community Development & Town Engineer
Phone Numbers:
Work: 860-561-7539

Susan Rheaume

Job Title: Administrative Assistant
Phone Numbers:
Work: 860-561-7540