Planning and Zoning Department:

Phone Number: (802) 434-2430

Hours: See Below

For planning and zoning maps, reports, ordinances, policies, and applications please click here: Documents


Planning & Zoning Staff:

Zoning Administrative Officer / Staff to the Development Review Board / E911 Coordinator: Suzanne Mantegna

Hours: Wednesday & Thursday 9 – 4 , Friday mornings by appointment

The Zoning Officer issues building and zoning permits, certificates of occupancy and investigates violation complaints.  The Zoning Administrative Officer also serves as the municipal E911 Coordinator who is responsible for assigning new E911 addresses to new structures. The Zoning Officer also staffs the Development Review Board and reviews development proposals submissions.


Town Planner/Staff to the Planning Commission: Jessica Draper

Hours: Monday-Thursday, by appointment

The Town Planner is responsible for long term planning, implementing the goals of the town plan, updating the town plan, updating the zoning regulations, assisting with development review and working on special planning projects. The Town Planner staffs the Planning Commission.

Richmond Town Plan:


CCRPC FY18 Report: Richmond FY2018 Report


Richmond: Our Town, Our Future

For information on the Richmond: Our Town, Our Future planning initiative please click here:

The process was guided by the Town Plan Steering Committee and the Planning Commission. The project was funded in part by the Vermont Department of Housing and Community Development.