Conservation Commission

2020 Con Com Meeting Schedule & Application Deadlines

Next Regular Meeting: Tuesday, July 28, 2020 at 6:30 p.m. (note new start time) 

Virtual/remote meeting recordings: June 30, 2020; June 9, 2020; May 19, 2020; April 28, 2020; March 31, 2020

Conservation Commission Site Visits

Day & Date:  Saturday, July 11, 2020

Location & Time:

  • 50 Dunham Road – 8:00 a.m.
  • 5 Leather Lane – 9:30 a.m.
  • 175&179 West Street – 10:00 a.m.
  • 16 Fosters Point – 11:00 a.m.
  • 4 Jacobs Ave – 11:30 a.m.

The Conservation Commission is responsible for reviewing and permitting all work (construction, cutting, grading, or new landscaping, etc.) in or near wetlands, ponds, rivers, and coastal areas in the City of Beverly under Massachusetts Wetlands Protection Act (310 CMR 10) and its implementing Regulations, as well as the local wetlands ordinance and implementing regulations.

The Commission consists of seven voting members who are appointed by the Mayor and approved by the City Council, each for a three-year term.


Application Materials- Click here for applications


Other Resources:


The Conservation Commission office is located within the Planning Department, 3rd Floor City Hall, 191 Cabot Street, Beverly, MA 01915. The Conservation Administrator can be reached at
conservation@beverlyma.gov or at (978) 605-2343.


View our Meeting Agenda, Minutes, and other documents here.

Member Address Term Expires
Christine Bertoni, Chair 62 Hart Street June 30, 2020
Robert Buchsbaum, Vice Chair 12 Bertram Street June 30, 2022
Richard Grandoni 58 Neptune Street June 30, 2020
David Dines 5 Pilgrim Heights June 30, 2021
Vacant June 30, 2020
Stephanie Herbster  105 Hull Street June 30, 2022
 William Squibb  509 Cabot  June 30, 2022