The Conservation Commission protects wetlands, related water resources, and adjoining land areas in Dedham. Its powers are defined by Federal and State statutes and by Town Bylaws, including chapters 246: Stormwater Management, and 271 Wetlands Protection.
The Conservation Commission has seven members who serve 3-year terms. All members are appointed by the Board of Selectmen. Current members include:
|Michelle Kayserman||Vice Chair||2021|
Town boards and committees consist of volunteers who may not be available during business hours. If you need a response during business hours, please contact the Conservation Department.
The Conservation Commission typically meets the first and third Thursdays of each month. Please see our comprehensive Conservation Commission Meeting Schedule for 2020 for precise meeting dates and application deadlines. The schedule is subject to change so please confirm directly with our office if needed.
Public meeting dates and times are posted at Town Hall and the Dedham Public Library at least 48 hours before each meeting in compliance with the Massachusetts Open Meeting Law. Meeting agendas will also be posted on this website..