Holyoke Conservation Commission Meeting 4/25/13 Text Size

Event takes place on April 25, 2013 at 6:15 PM until 9:15 PM
20 Korean Veterans' Plaza, Holyoke, MA 01040 (4th Floor Conference Room)

Conservation Commission

4th Floor Conference Room

City Hall Annex

April 25, 2013

6:15 pm


  1. New Business

a) Request for Determination of Applicability – Massachusetts Department of Transportation

  1.                 Representative: Robert Natario
  2.                  Address:Cherry Street,Holyoke
  3.                 Description: Request to Determine whether or not repaving portions ofCherry Streetand I-91 Exit 16 are subject to the Massachusetts Wetlands Protection Act. 


b) Request to Amend the Order of Conditions for theHolyokeCanalWalk (DEP 186-0248)

  1.                   Representative: Marcos Marrero,HolyokeOffice of Planning and Economic Development
  2.  Address: portions of theRace Street,Dwight Street,AppletonStreet Rights-of-Way
  3. Description: Request to remove permit conditions issued under the Holyoke Wetlands Protection Ordinance and remove all references that identify the Massachusetts Department of Transportation as being a party to the Order of Conditions for DEP 186-0248.


  1. Open Space

a)     Connecticut RiverWatershed Council

i)        Review of Site Visit

b)      Use Regulations for Conservation Commission Properties

i)        Categorization

c)       Open Space Plan

i)        Status of Edna Williams Estates


  1. Minutes for 4/11/13
  2. Distribution of new projects
  3. Attendance for Next Meeting/Site Visit (***Calendars Required***)
  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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