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Event takes place on February 16, 2017 at 6:15 PM until 8:30 PM
City Hall Annex, 20 Korean Veterans Plaza, 4th Floor, Room 406, Holyoke, MA 01040

Conservation Commission

City of Holyoke

February 16, 2017

4th Floor Conference Room #406

20 Korean Vetarans’ Plaza

6:15 PM


1. New Business

A.  Notice of Intent: DEP 186-0264

  • Applicant: HWP Company and Eversource
  • Representative: Simon Hildt, Stantec
  • Location: Connecticut River, downstream from Hadley Falls Dam
  • Description: Notice of Intent filed by Stantec Consulting Services, Inc. on behalf of HWP Company, an Eversource Company, for the placement of approximately 26,239 square feet of permanent impacts to Land Under Waterbodies and Waterways and 260 s.f. of temporary impacts to the same to permit the placement of stone caps in the Connecticut River to cover existing tar patches in the river with access and upland staging occurring in Chicopee. Based upon the MA WPA performance standards, the Applicant has requested that this project be treated as a limited project, specifically the remediation of hazardous waste as defined in 310 CMR 10.53 (3)(q).


2. Old Commission Business

A. Updates

  • Community Preservation Act      – Update on process of appointing members to the Community Preservation Committee
  • Special Permits      – Update of special permits required for previously permitted applications

B. Minutes

  • January 26, 2017
  • May 12, 2016
  • May 26, 2016


3. Other Commission Business

  • New member orientation
  • MACC Conference Registration of March 4, 2017


4. Adjourn

2-16-17 AGENDA

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