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Event takes place on October 09, 2014 at 6:15 PM until 9:00 PM
8 Oscar Street Holyoke Ma 01040

Conservation Commission
Jones Ferry River Access Center
8 Oscar Street Holyoke MA 01040
October 9, 2014
6:15 pm

1. New Commission Business

a) Request for Determination of Applicability
i. Applicant: Holyoke Gas and Electric
ii. Representative: Sarah Larose
iii. Location: 2nd Level Canal
iv. Description: Temporary work within the Canals to determine hydrokinetic power viability

2. Continued Commission Business
a)Notice of Intent – DEP 186-0251
i. Name: Holyoke Gas & Electric Downstream Fish Passage
ii. Representative: Tighe & Bond
iii. Address: Hadley Falls Dam and Upstream Portions of Connecticut River
Description: Notice of Intent filed construction of a downstream fish passage at the Hadley Falls Station and associated access infrastructure located off of St. Kolbe Avenue. Notice of Intent has been filed because proposed work will occur within the following jurisdictional resource areas Bank, Bordering Vegetated Wetlands, Land Under Water, Bordering Land Subject to Flooding, Riverfront Resource Area, and the inner and outer 50′ Buffer Zone and the 100′Buffer Zone.

b) Regulatory Compliance
i. Holyoke Revolver Club
ii. Representative: Joe Knapik
iii. Location: MBP 200-00-003 / West Cherry Street
iv. Description: Issuance of Natural Heritage and Endangered Species Program Determination and subsequent action of Conservation Commission
c) Land Transfers
i. Communication from Legal Staff regarding Connecticut River Watershed Council parcels
ii. Description: Transfer of Ownership of Lyon, Burgee and Wheatley Conservation Restrictions and deeds on Mountain and Southampton Road

3. Other Business
a. Report from Retreat
b. Tree Planting Progress
c. Attendance for Next Meeting/Site Visit (***Calendars Required***)
d. Distribution of new projects

4. Adjourn
THE LISTING OF MATTERS ARE THOSE REASONABLY ANTICIPATED BY THE CHAIR WHICH MAY BE DISCUSSED AT THE MEETING. NOT ALL ITEMS LISTED MAY IN FACT BE DISCUSSED AND OTHER ITEMS NOT LISTED MAY ALSO BE BROUGHT UP FOR DISCUSSION TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

 


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