Conservation Commission


  • First Wednesday of the month
  • Conference Room B in the Town Hall

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

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The commission consists of seven members.


The Conservation Commission conducts research into the utilization and possible utilization of land areas of the municipality and may coordinate the activities of unofficial bodies organized for similar purposes, and may advertise, prepare and distribute books, maps, charts, plans and pamphlets as necessary for its purposes. It keeps an index of all open areas, publicly or privately owned, including open marshland, swamps, and other wetlands, for the purpose of obtaining information on the proper use of such areas, and may, from time to time, recommend to the Planning Commission plans and programs for the development and use of such areas which may include the acquisition of conservation easements. It may acquire land in the name of the municipality for any of its purposes as set out in this section.