Conservation Commission

Meetings

  • Meets the 2nd Wednesday of every month
  • Municipal Offices
    100 Fairway Drive
    North Kingstown, RI 02852

Overview

In accordance with Chapter 2, Article V, Division 4 of the Revised Ordinances of the Town of North Kingstown, the Conservation Commission has the power and duty to:

  1. Promote and develop the natural resources.
  2. Protect the watershed resources.
  3. Preserve natural aesthetic areas within the Town.
  4. Conduct research into local land areas and coordinate the activities of unofficial bodies organized for similar purposes.
  5. Advertise, prepare, print and distribute books, maps, charts, plans and pamphlets, which in its judgment it deems necessary for its work.
  6. Promote and develop ordinances for the Town Council's consideration.
  7. Protect and conserve the environmental quality of the Town.
  8. Receive, investigate and hold public hearings on all complaints pertaining to pollution of the environment and forward recommendations to the Town Council for its examination, evaluation and such action as the Council may deem necessary.
  9. The Conservation Commission may recommend to the Town Council boards or agencies a program for the better promotion, development, utilization or preservation of open areas, streams, shores, wooded areas, roadsides, swamps, marshlands and natural aesthetic areas.

Agendas & Minutes

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

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Members

Jason Bergenstock
5 Woodland Drive
North Kingstown, RI 02852
330-0629
jbergenstock@gmail.com
Term Expires: 10/1/2022
Donna Hutchinson
12 Enfield Avenue
North Kingstown, RI 02852
529-8744
Fairwindsri@gmail.com
Term Expires: 10/1/2023
Willard Brownell
22 West Cove Road
North Kingstown, RI 02852
218-3399
quinces.bil@gmail.com
Term Expires:10/1/2024 
Janice McAleer
830 Ten Rod Road
North Kingstown, RI 02852
295-1692
jmcaleer1@verizon.net
Term Expires: 10/1/2024
Ahren Cohen, Chair
400 Forage Road
North Kingstown, RI 02852
884-1612
arhen.1.cohen@gmail.com
Term Expires: 10/1/2022
Amy Sonder
30 Elam Street
North Kingstown, RI 02852
295-5437
asonderpls@aol.com
Term Expires: 10/1/2024
Becky Lamond, Staff Liaison
100 Fairway Drive
North Kingstown, RI 02852
294-3331 ext. 314
blamond@northkingstown.org
Timothy Wasco
9 Spink Street
North Kingstown, RI 02852
295-4641
Tim.wasco.nk@gmail.com
Term Expires: 10/1/2022