Framingham Conservation Commission

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The Framingham Conservation Commission was established in 1961 to protect and manage open space for the City as well as administer the Wetlands Protection Act and the Wetlands Protection Bylaw.


  • 7 p.m.
  • 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of every month


The Conservation Commission consists of seven members, appointed by the Mayor's Office. The commission is fortunate to have members with expertise in engineering, wetland regulation, and botany.

Conservation Commission Members

  • Sam Bade (Chair)
  • Thomas Liveston (Vice Chair)
  • Bill Merriam
  • Jennifer Forman Orth
  • Bob Bois 
  • Temitayo Akinbola
  • Priya Gandbhir