Natural Resources Commission
The Natural Resources Commission (NRC) is a 5-member board appointed by the Town Manager, with the approval of the Select Board, for 3-year, staggered terms. The NRC is responsible for the overall stewardship of the natural resources of the Town, and the establishment of Town environmental policy in conjunction with the Select Board and Town Meeting. The Natural Resources Commission acts as Conservation Commission in all matters delegated by Massachusetts General Law or Town bylaw.
Please contact the Natural Resources Division to confirm meeting dates and locations.
- Every 3rd Wednesday, or as noted below. 7:00 p.m.
- Hybrid meetings - see agenda
Agendas & Minutes
To view past Natural Resources Commission Meetings, please visit the playlist of recorded meetings here.
FILING DEADLINES: Applications for NRC review must be received 21 days prior to a scheduled meeting unless otherwise noted below. Revised information for continued hearings must be submitted by noon no later than 9 business days prior to the scheduled hearing of the Commission. This typically means revisions will be due by noon on the Friday a week and a half prior to the scheduled Wednesday hearing of the Commission.
|Meeting Dates||New Application Submittal Deadlines|
|January 11, 2023||December 21, 2022|
|February 1, 2023||January 11, 2023|
|February 22, 2023||February 1, 2023|
|March 15, 2023||February 22, 2023|
|April 5, 2023||March 15, 2023|
|April 26, 2023||April 5, 2023|
|May 17, 2023||April 26, 2023|
|June 7, 2023||May 17, 2023|
|June 28, 2023||June 7, 2023|
|July 19, 2023||June 28, 2023|
|August 9, 2023||July 19, 2023|
|August 30, 2023||August 9, 2023|
|September 20, 2023||August 30, 2023|
|October 11, 2023||September 20, 2023|
|November 1, 2023||October 11, 2023|
|November 15, 2023||October 25, 2023|
|December 6, 2023||November 15, 2023|
|December 27, 2023||December 6, 2023|
|Edward Nardi, Chair||2024|
There are 2 vacancies at this time.
Representatives / Observers
|Mary Hartman||Select Board|
||League of Women Voters|