Help clean our lakes and rivers!

Springfield Conservation Commission

Our Mission:

Through the implementation and administration of the Masschusetts Wetlands Protection Act, as well as the Springfield Wetlands Protection Bylaws, the City of Springfield Conservation Commission oversees the sustainable development and redevelopment of areas critical to the health of our lakes, streams and wetlands

To find out if your project needs review from the Conservation Commission, please visit the links below or contact our office.

Conservation Commission Members:
Christopher Collins-Chairman
Juanita Martinez-Vice Chair
Clarence Jones
Peter Alminas
Fred Miller


Contact Information:

The Office of Planning & Economic Development
Attn: Conservation Commission
70 Tapley Street, Springfield, MA 01104
Hours: M-F, 8:15am -4:30pm

Meeting Schedule:
2nd and 4th Tuesday evenings of each month


Some Important Wetlands Links

Online Mapping Service: Find out if there are wetlands near you

Springfield's Wetland Protection Ordinance (Chapter 417)

Springfield Wetlands Ordinance Filing Fee Schedule

Massachusetts Wetlands Protection Act Regulations

Permit Applications: Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)

Page last updated:  Friday, February 19, 2021 09:49 am