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, and any required DEP filing fee.
  • 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

                   2018 Conservation Commission Meeting Dates & Filing Deadlines

Meeting Dates Submission Date*
January 3rd December 19, 2017
January 17th January 3rd
February 7th January 24th
February 21st February 7th
March 7th February 21st
March 21st March 7th
April 4th March 21st
April 18th April 4th
May 2nd April 18th
May 16th May 2nd
June 6th May 23rd
June 20th June 6th
July 18th July 3rd
August 1st July 18th
August 15th August 1st
September 5th August 22nd
September 19th September 5th
October 3rd September 19th
October 17th October 3rd
November 7th October 24th
December 5th November 19th
December 19th December 5th
* Please note applications MUST BE submitted by 4:00pm on posted Submission Deadline.