Conservation Commission responsibilities include administering wetlands protection regulations and making recommendations on the planning, acquisition and management of property for conservation and passive recreation.
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 January 29th, 2018
Digital Submission Required! A digital copy of all applications, plans and materials must be submitted as a PDF file to email@example.com prior to or at the time of application submittal to the office. Please see applicable application's checklist for more details. Fee Schedule
Please view the Conservation Commission's Wetlands Protection Ordinance & Regulations
For information on all city permits, licenses and fees, visit Permit Center
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.