Zoning and Town Development Review Board (DRB)

AGENDA AND/OR STAFF PACKET are Posted on “Warnings and Notices” page

NOTE: Village of Hyde Park Zoning & Village DRB information is posted under the Village of Hyde Park website.

Town Development Review Board:

Malcolm Teale, Chair, Term Expires 2023
Elisa Clancy, Term Expires 2025
Craig Fowler, Vice-Chair, Term Expires 2025
Tom Wawrzeniak, Term Expires 2022
Mary Walz, Term Expires 2024

Town Zoning Administrator: Ron Rodjenski

Zoning Office Hours: Please email Ron Rodjenski at admin@hydeparkvt.com or call 802-316-6921

Important Information

Pay Zoning Fees Online
Processing Fees Apply: 2.50% of payment amount with a minimum fee of $1.95, whichever is greater
E-Check: $1.75 per transactions up to $50,000

FEE Schedule (Effective 07-01-2021)


APPLICATION Form – All Projects (pdf)

Please fill out and return to the Town Clerk’s Office with the appropriate fee, email to admin@hydeparkvt.com

or deliver to PO Box 98, Hyde Park, VT 05655. Call 802-316-6921 with questions.

2020 Unified (Zoning & Subdivision) Regulations with maps – Current Bylaw

Frequently Asked Questions

Permit Information Pamphlets (FAQs) with Pro Tips
Do I need a state highway access permit? 
Do I need a state land use permit?
What areas in Hyde Park are ready for new housing and mixed use opportunities?
Do I need a town land use permit (zoning permit)? (Produced with funding support from VT Natural Resources Council – 2019)
Does Hyde Park have an industrial park?


2014 DRB Rules of Procedure

2013 Procedures and Standards for Technical Review Fee

Farm Structures

Rules for Exemption from Local Zoning Information (pdf)
The only requirement is that the landowner submits a Site plan / Sketch to the town office before construction showing the location of any new structures that comply with the local zoning minimum setback requirements.

 DRB Meeting Minutes

Note: The DRB does not meet monthly (Agendas posted on “Warnings and Notices” page):
October 12, 2021

August 9, 2021 (pdf)
March 16, 2021 (pdf)
June 23, 2020 (pdf)
March 10, 2020 (pdf)
October 29, 2019 (pdf)
July 9, 2019 (pdf)
May 7, 2019 (pdf)
February 26, 2019 (pdf)
February 5, 2019 (pdf)

July 31, 2018 (pdf)

June 27, 2018 (pdf)
April 10, 2018 (pdf)
March 6, 2018 (pdf)
January 30, 2018 (pdf)
November 7, 2017 (pdf)
October 17, 2017 (pdf)
October 3, 2017 (pdf)
September 5, 2017 (pdf)
August 1, 2017 (pdf)
July 5, 2017 (pdf)
June 6, 2017 (pdf)
April 10, 2017 (pdf)
March 2017 – No Meeting
February 7, 2017 (pdf)
January 2017 – No Meeting
December 2016 – No Meeting
November 1, 2016 (pdf)
October 2016 – No Meeting
September 6, 2016 (pdf)
August 2016 – No Meeting
July 2016 – No Meeting
June 7, 2016 (pdf)
May 10, 2016 (pdf)
April 5, 2016 (pdf)
January 5, 2016 (pdf)


To view older minutes.. 


See archived page here.


Local Permit Guide Committee Minutes:

June 27, 2018 (pdf)

June 7, 2018 (pdf)

May 2, 2018 (pdf)

April 16, 2018 (pdf)


All DRB meetings are open to the public.  For more information, contact the Zoning Office at 888-2300 x2. Announcements of upcoming hearings online: www.hydeparkvt.com or at the post office and the town clerk’s office. The Zoning Administrator’s office is open Monday through Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.   There is one general permit application for all proposed land development activities which is posted at the town website, available at the town clerk’s office or by email: ron@hydeparkvt.com.