Conservation Commission

The Conservation Commission is responsible for the preservation of open land and the protection of wetlands through the provisions of the State and Federal Wetlands Protection statutes.
                                                                                
Their activities include:

  • Holding public hearings under its statutory authority to protect wetlands from illegal filling or pollution and to protect them from increased flooding problems.
  • Involvement in the acquisition and management of open lands for passive recreation purposes.

Interested in how you could become involved in the Conservation Commission? Attend a meeting or send us a note!

To apply for a permit through the Lexington Conservation Commission please go to the Conservation Permits page.

Full Commission charge

Staff Contacts

Name Phone
Conservation Commission 781-698-4531
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