Thursday, October 15, 2020 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM EDT
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Daphne Dixon 
Live Green Connecticut 

Municipal EV Readiness Program Module 5: Zoning 

The Municipal EV Readiness Toolkit 12-Week Program Module 5: Zoning will help Planning & Zoning departments, Zoning Commission members, and Planning Commission members learn about EV make-ready policies and develop town-wide, comprehensive electrification plans to reach 30% electric by 2030.

We encourage all course participants to join us for Module 5 and learn how thow the modules will work together to support and develop an individualized, town-wide, transportation electrification plan.

Your leadership is essential to this process. We apprecaite you taking time out of your day to participate and join the 2020 Municpal EV Readiness Toolkit Cohort.

About the Program:

This introductory program is designed for municipal decision makers, throughout various departments, and provides a framework, resources, guidance, subject matter experts, and tools to help municipalities throughout the state create the first phase of a comprehensive electric vehicle transition plan. The program aims to be effecient and effective, where participants can register for modules relevant to their departments. Modules meet on Thursdays from 1pm- 2pm. 


Promise of the Program:

  • Action plan for each module
  • Introductions to subject matter experts
  • Course readings and background information
  • Action-oriented and interactive modules
  • Tools and resources
  • Weekly coaching calls
  • How to implement the Connecticut EV Roadmap into a plan of action
  • Certificate of Completion


Module 5: Planning & Zoning


  • Planning & Zoning Department
  • Zoning Commission/Board members
  • Planning Commission/Board members



  • Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Projection Tool (EVI-Pro) Lite
  • Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Location Identification Tools



  • Plug-In Electric Vehicle Deployment Policy Tools: Zoning Codes, and Parking Ordinances
  • Creating EV-Ready Towns and Cities: A Guide to Planning and Policy Tools 
  • Summary of Best Practices in EV Ordinances
  • Energy Star EVSE
  • ADA Compliance



  • Educate municipal zoning departments on the estimated number of EV charging locations needed in the municipality
  • Invite zoning board members to be a part of the municipal electrification task force