Conservation Commission


  • James Reidy, Chairman
  • Nicole Dewberry
  • Celeste Donovan
  • Charles Payne
  • Sharon Balcom
  • Jessica Dzwonkoski
  • One seat available - if interested call 413-594-1506

The Conservation Commission meets regularly as necessary on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday* of every month at 6:15 p.m. Additional meetings may be scheduled as needed.

*Holidays and inclement weather may affect meeting dates.

The Conservation Commission currently has one (1) vacancy.  If interested please send a letter of interest and a copy of your resume to the Mayor's Office for consideration.



Chicopee Conservation Commission Submission Requirements

  • All Applications: Submit 9 complete sets of the application - 1 original and 8 copies - $200 advertising fee, any required DEP filing fee and an electronic copy of any submitted material.
  • Abutter Notification: RDAs, NOIs, Amended NOIs, ANRADS - It is the applicant's responsibility to notify all abutters within 300' of the subject property boundary.
  • Local Abutter Notification Form, Local Regulations, Conservation Commission meeting dates and application deadlines are posted on the Planning Department's Documents and Forms page.
  • DEP forms and instructions may be found at's website

                   2020 Conservation Commission Meeting Dates & Filing Deadlines

Meeting Dates Submission Date*
January 15th December 30, 2019
February 5th January 22nd
February 19th February 5th
March 4th February 19th
March 18th March 4th
April 1st March 18th
April 15th April 1st
May 6th April 22nd
May 20th May 6th
June 3rd May 20th
June 17th June 3rd
July 1st June 17th
July 15th July 1st
August 5th July 22nd
August 19th August 5th
September 2nd August 19th
September 16th September 2nd
October 7th September 23rd
October 21st October 7th
November 4th October 21st
November 18th November 4th
December 2nd November 18th
December 16th December 2nd
* Please note applications MUST BE submitted by 4:00 pm on posted Submission Deadline.