Northfield Conservation Commission
The Northfield Conservation Commission (NCC) serves in an advisory capacity along with the town legislative and planning bodies to promote stewardship of natural and cultural resources in Northfield by:
Serving as an educational resource to identify and protect Northfield's natural resources;
Supporting the Northfield Town Plan;
Safeguarding the Dog River and associated tributaries;
Promoting recreational activities that create a healthy and sustainable community for present and future generations; and
Providing guidance to the municipality and private land owners for sustainable land use management applications.
Northfield Conservation Commission members are appointed by the Town Select Board and serve four (4) year terms. The current NCC members are Christine Barnes; Russ Barrett; Laura Hill-Eubanks; Pam Knox (Chair); Leslie Matthews; Nathaniel Miller; Jane Pekol; Ruth Ruttenberg; and Don Wallace.
The NCC meets on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room located in the Brown Public Library (93 South Main Street). Please see the table below for future meeting dates and minutes of past meetings (when available).
June 14, 2017
July 12, 2017
August 9, 2017
September 13, 2017
October 11, 2017
November 8, 2017
December 13, 2017