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Conservation Commission


The Medford Conservation Commission is responsible for the administration of environmental laws and policies, open space protection and management, water management, and preservation of natural features of the environment. The Commission administers and enforces the following:

The Medford Conservation Commission is required to protect and preserve wetlands and their surrounding areas, as well as open space. The Conservation Commission consists of seven members, all of which are appointed by the Mayor. At monthly meetings, the commission members work to ensure that all construction and development projects (residential, industrial, and commercial) that may alter any wetlands, floodplains, rivers, streams, ponds, lakes and/or associated buffer zones or riverfront areas are in compliance with state and local regulations.


3 year term, not less than 3, not more than 7 members


Dave Charron, 11 Waddell Street, term expires 6/30/2022 - $600 stipend

Erik Rexford, 15 Tontine Street, term expires 3/9/2023 - $600 stipend

Heidi Davis, Co-Chair, term expires 6/30/2022 - $650 stipend

Alexander Pancic - $600 stipend

Heather Champigny Anderson - $600 stipend

Craig Drennan, 218 Harvard Street, Apt. 1, term expires 6/30/2025 - $600 stipend



Wetland Filing Guidelines

Room 308

Denis MacDougall
Environmental Agent (Staff)
Phone: 781-393-2480

$1500 stipend

Monday: 8:30 - 4:30
Tuesday: 8:30 - 4:30 
Wednesday: 8:30 - 7:30
Thursday: 8:30 - 4:30
Friday: 8:30 - 12:30