Conservation Commission

Meetings are held on Wednesday nights, usually every 3 weeks.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
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  • Jack Fleming, Chair
    Term expires: 2018
  • Brad Allen, Commissioner
    Term expires: 2017
  • William Bacis, Commissioner
    Term expires: 2019
  • James Canning, Commissioner
    Term expires: 2018
  • Dennis Swartwout, Commissioner
    Term expires: 2017
  • Bill DeLuca, Associate Member Term expires 2019

About the Board
The Conservation Commission administers the Massachusetts Wetlands Protection Act and regulations, and our local Wetlands Bylaw. Our mission is to assist the public in understanding and following the wetland laws, to protect, and manage land for conservation and passive recreation purposes, and to promote the conservation of South Hadley's wonderful natural resources.