A public hearing is set for Feb. 9 at 7 p.m. before the New Milford Zoning Commission on 469 Litchfield Road, the former New Milford Volkswagen dealership.

The new owner, Austin Clark, has a special permit and site plan application before zoning to convert the 13,542-square-foot building into a three unit building with an auto body shop, a garages for auto customizing’ and small equipment repair with the accessory use of outside storage of vehicles and small equipment.

Clark bought the property in December from Charles and Jean Orr for $400,000. His plan is to maintain much of the existing building and adding a 6,000-square-foot addition.

Tenants would be Austin’s Autoworks, Line-X spray on bed liners, and Lewis Tree Service small equipment repair.

The zoning application is under Clark’s business name 469 Litchfield Road LLC.