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Conservation Commission

Public Notice: Our stormwater calculation requirements have changed, effective June 24, 2019. Please see updated regulations section 5.3(p) and call our office with questions. Thank you!

Conservation Commission responsibilities include administering wetlands protection regulations and making recommendations on the planning, acquisition and management of property for conservation and passive recreation.

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Meetings

Meets twice monthly - Mondays at 5:30 p.m.

Please review the Meeting Schedule for meeting dates and application deadlines.

Date/Time of Next Meeting: Monday September 21st, 2020

Notice: Governor Baker issued an executive order allowing for use of a phone conference line for members of the public to participate in all public meetings. Learn More...

CC-2019-035 - 727 SALISBURY STREET (AKA HIGGINS FARM OR SALISBURY HILL) (NOI)

CC-2019-074 - MALDEN WOODS (AKA WHIPPOORWILL DRIVE & CASTINE STREET) (NOI)

CC-2020-012 - 115 NORTHEAST CUTOFF (NOI)

CC-2020-028 - 47 QUINSIGAMOND AVE AKA CROMPTON (SKATE) PARK (NOI)

CC-2020-029 - 28 TORY FORT LANE (RDA)

CC-2020-030 - 0 MILTON STREET (NOI)

CC-2020-032 - 29 E. MOUNTAIN STREET (NOI)

CC-2020-033 - 722 PLANTATION STREET (RDA)

CC-2020-034 - 29 & 50 WEBSTER STREET (NOI)

CC-2020-036 - 125 GODDARD MEMORIAL DRIVE (NOI)

CC-2020-037 - 84 UPLAND STREET (AKA 0 SARAH DRIVE) (RDA)

CC-2020-038 - 500 SALISBURY STREET (NOI)

CC-2020-041 - 143 BLITHEWOOD AVENUE (NOI)

CC-2020-042 - 63 MARJORIE STREET (NOI)

CC-2020-044 - 33 DOMINION ROAD (NOI)

CC-2020-045 - 341 GRANITE STREET (NOI)

CC-2020-046 - VARIOUS RAILROAD RIGHT-OF-WAYS - KEOLIS VMP (RDA)

CC-2020-048 - 265 LAKE AVENUE (NOI)

CC-2020-049 - 224 BROOKS STREET (NOI)

Applications

Please note that a digital copy of all applications, plans and materials must be submitted as a PDF file to planning@worcesterma.gov. Please refer to applicable instructions for additional details.

Please view the following important documents from the Conservation Commission:

Land Acquisition

One of the Conservation Commission's charges is to plan for natural resource protection, acquire important land and water areas and manage these properties for conservation and passive recreation purposes. The Worcester Conservation Commission has acquired a number of diverse open spaces in recent years including the Crow Hill Conservation Area and Donker Farm.

FEMA Resources

There are many helpful resources available for free from FEMA to help understand and prevent losses to property. Click on the link below to expand and view a list of such resources.

Resources

Laws, Regulations & Policies

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For information on all city permits, licenses and fees, visit Permit Center

Contact Information

Planning & Regulatory Services
City Hall Room 404
455 Main Street
Worcester, MA 01608

Accessible via WRTA Bus Line. View Schedules

Phone: 508-799-1400
Fax: 508-799-1406
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Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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Monday - Friday
7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
508-929-1300
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