Conservation Commission


  • 7 pm
  • Tuesday Evenings, Generally Every 3 Weeks
  • Meeting Location Varies

Next Regular Meeting: Tuesday, December 8, 2020 at 7 pm

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

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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.

MemberAddressTerm Expires
Christine Bertoni, Chair62 Hart Street
Beverly, MA 01915
June 30, 2023
Robert Buchsbaum, Vice Chair12 Bertram Street
Beverly, MA 01915
June 30, 2022
David Dines5 Pilgrim Heights
Beverly, MA 01915
June 30, 2021
Richard Grandoni58 Neptune Street
Beverly, MA 01915
June 30, 2023
Stephanie Herbster105 Hull Street
Beverly, MA 01915
June 30, 2022
William Squibb509 Cabot Street
Beverly, MA 01915
June 30, 2022
Vacantn/aJune 30, 2020


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 (PDF) (310 CMR 10) and its implementing Regulations, as well as the local wetlands ordinance and implementing regulations (PDF).

Please note: Governor Baker issued an Emergency Order (PDF) on March 12, 2020, providing relief from the Open Meeting Law requirements.

Request for Minor Modification to Order of Conditions

Request for Extension to Order of Conditions

Please note: For NOIs requiring submittal to Massachusetts Division of Marine Fisheries, applicants should mail an electronic copy of the application to their environmental review inbox.