Conservation Commission

COVID-19 Department Operations
Commission meetings will now be 'hybrid', with both in-person and virtual participation options. In-person meeting locations and virtual meeting links will be posted on meeting agendas and on the "Current Applications" tab. 


The Conservation Commission is part of the Office of Development & Inspectional Services

Mission
The Conservation Commission administers the Massachusetts Wetlands Protection Act (MG.L. Chapter 131, Section 40), the Rivers Protection Act and related regulations as well as the Town of Leicester Wetland Bylaws and Regulations. The purpose of these Bylaws and Regulations is to protect the wetlands, related water resources and adjoining land areas (buffer zones) in Leicester.

Members are appointed by the Select Board for 3 year terms.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Brooke Hultgren Department Assistant 508-892-7007

Board Members

NameTitleTerm

Stephen Parretti

Chair

2023

JoAnn Schold

Vice-Chair

2022

James Cooper

Member

2022

Dawn Marttila

Member

2021

Ashlyn Coyle

Member

2023

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