Holyoke Conservation Commission Meeting Text Size

Event takes place on September 12, 2013 at 6:15 PM until 9:15 PM
8 Oscar Street Holyoke, MA 01040

Conservation Commission

Jones Ferry River Access Center

8 Oscar Street

September 12, 2013

6:15 PM



1. Returning Commission Business

a. Notice of Intent – DEP 186-0249

i. Name: Holyoke Hotel Restaurant Center

ii. Representative: John Furman, VHB

iii. Address: 245 Whiting Farms Road

iv. Description: Notice of Intent filed for the redevelopment of an 8.85 acre site, and associated stormwater infrastructure, located at 245 Whiting Farms Road (MBP 174-00-013) within 100′ of regulated resource areas subject to the Massachusetts Wetlands Protection Act and the Holyoke Wetlands Protection Ordinance.


b. Field Changes to Cherry Street/DOT Project


2. New Commission Business

a. Request for Determination of Applicability under Local Ordinance Review

i. Name: Holyoke Community college – Utilities Work

ii. Representative: Melissa P. Coady, Tighe & Bond

iii. Address: 303 Homestead Avenue

iv. Description: Request to Determine whether or not limited utility work within 100’ of a regulated resource area is exempt under Section 1.D.1.b. of the Holyoke Wetlands Ordinance.


b. Emergency Certification for MassDOT work on Route 5 in the vicinity of Brookwood Road.


3. Enforcement

a. Compliance for 920 Main Street Holyoke, MA


4. Minutes for 8/22/13

5. Site Visits (***Calendars Required***)

6. Distribution of New Project Applications

7. Adjourn

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