Conservation Commission


  • James Reidy, Chairman
  • Jessica Dzwonkoski
  • Celeste Donovan
  • Charles Payne
  • Nicole Dewberry
  • Sharon Balcom

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.

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

                   2019 Conservation Commission Meeting Dates & Filing Deadlines

Meeting Dates Submission Date*
January 2nd December 17, 2018
January 16th January 2nd
February 6th January 23rd
February 20th February 6th
March 6th February 20th
March 20th March 6th
April 3rd March 20th
April 17th April 3rd
May 1st April 17th
May 15th May 1st
June 5th May 22nd
June 19th June 5th
July 17th July 3rd
August 7th July 24th
August 21st August 7th
September 4th August 21st
September 18th September 4th
October 2nd September 18th
October 16th October 2nd
November 6th October 23rd
November 20th November 6th
December 4th November 20th
December 18th December 4th
* Please note applications MUST BE submitted by 4:00 pm on posted Submission Deadline.