Planning Commission

Regular Meetings

The Planning Commission meets at 6:30PM on the second Tuesday of every month.


Determining and executing projects related to The Town Plan and alterations to the Zoning Bylaws.

The Hardwick Select Board accepted the zoning bylaw changes proposed by the Hardwick Planning Commission at the Select Board meeting on November 17, 2016.  The zoning bylaws became effective on December 8, 2016.  Copy available here:

Hardwick Unified Development Bylaw – November 17, 2016   New!

** New!  The Planning Commission will be holding a public hearing concerning the proposed changes to the Hardwick Unified Development Bylaws.  The public hearing has been scheduled for August 8, 2017 (Tuesday) at 6:30 pm in the Hardwick Memorial Building.  

Hearing Notice for Bylaw Amendment – August 8, 2017

PC Reporting Form for Bylaw – 08-08-17

Proposed Changes to Hardwick Unified Development Bylaws – August 8, 2017


  • Shawn Ainsworth (Term expires 6/30/2018)
  • Ken Davis, Vice-Chair  (Term expires 6/30/2020)
  • Diane Grenkow  (Term expires 6/30/2020)
  • Dave Gross, Chair  (Term expires 6/30/2019)
  • Jim Lewis  (Term expires 06/30/2018)
  • Joyce Mandeville  (Term expires 6/30/2018)
  • Vacancy Available  (Term expires 6/30/2019)

The Hardwick Select Board is still accepting letters of interest to fill a Planning Commission seat which will expire in June of 2019.  The Commission is preparing to oversee the next update to the Hardwick Municipal Plan.  No special expertise or certification is required, but a willingness to be objective and collaborative is desired.  Interested parties may send a letter of interest to the Hardwick Town Manager, Jon Jewett, at or mail to PO Box 523, Hardwick, VT  05843.  Questions may be directed to Kristen Leahy, Zoning Administrator, at or by calling 802-472-6120.

2017 Agendas & Minutes (PDF files)

2016 Agendas & Minutes (PDF files)

2015 Minutes (PDF files)