Through the implementation and administration of the Masschusetts Wetlands Protection Act, as well as the Springfield Wetlands Protection Bylaws, the City of Springfield Conservation Commission oversees the sustainable development and redevelopment of areas critical to the health of our lakes, streams and wetlands.
To find out if your project needs review from the Conservation Commission, please visit the links below or contact our office.
Conservation Commission Members:
Juanita Martinez-Vice Chair
Kevin Chaffee, Natural Resources Manager
70 Tapley Street Springfield, MA 01104
Hours: M-F, 8:15am -4:30pm
Via Zoom, 2nd and 4th Tuesday evenings of each month
Meetings will be available to the public for viewing the following day at: Government | Focus Springfield
Online Mapping Service: Find out if there are wetlands near you
Springfield's Wetland Protection Ordinance (Chapter 417)
Springfield Wetlands Ordinance Filing Fee Schedule
Massachusetts Wetlands Protection Act Regulations
Permit Applications: Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)