Conservation Commission

Next Meeting:  Wed. October 07, 2020 - This will be a VIRTUAL MEETING

Virtual Meeting Agenda

MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC THAT WISH TO OBSERVE THE MEETING PLEASE GO HERE: GoToWebinar Link

PERSONS THAT WISH TO PARTICIPATE PLEASE EMAIL MIKE O’HARA

REGULAR MEETINGS

  • 6:00 p.m.
  • Last Tuesday of the Month
  • Fitchburg Municipal Airport, Administration Building Room 106 A&B, 567 Crawford Street, Fitchburg, MA

The Deadline to file paperwork to appear on any Conservation Commission Agenda is always the Tuesday prior to the meeting, no later than 4:30 p.m.

2020 Meeting Schedule (PDF)

*Meeting dates are occasionally subject to change, and meeting agendas are sometimes full.  Applicants are advised to contact Conservation Agent, Mike O’Hara, at: 978-829-1891 to confirm meeting dates.

Agendas & Minutes

View most recent agendas and minutes

CURRENT COMMISSIONERS

  • TRACEY SAREFIELD, CHAIR
  • BRYAN BREAU, VICE CHAIR
  • RALPH BAKER
  • MICHAEL DONNELLY
  • HARRIS KARIS
  • JOHN KOUTONEN
  • MARY HELINE
  • JOHN CORDIO, ASSOCIATE MEMBER
  • TIM SMITH, CONSULTANT

PURPOSE & RESPONSIBILITIES

The mission of the Conservation Commission is to administer the Wetland Protection Act, General Laws Chapter 131 section 40, the Erosion and Sedimentation Control ordinance and the local conservation ordinance in such a way as to protect the natural resources of the City of Fitchburg.

ORGANIZATION

The Commission is comprised of 7 volunteer residents. Each volunteer is appointed by the Mayor, subject to City Council approval, and serves a three year term.