Conservation Commission


The Grafton Conservation Commission is the official agency charged with the protection of Grafton's natural resources. The Commission is comprised of five appointed, volunteer members. Chief among the Commission's responsibilities is the administration of the Massachusetts Wetlands Protection Act (M.G.L. Chapter 131 Sec. 40), the Grafton Wetlands Protection Bylaw, and the Grafton Stormwater Management Bylaw. Additionally, the Commission manages over 1,000 acres of town-owned conservation land.

See our 2023 Submission Schedule (PDF) to find the deadline to file your request with the Conservation Commission.

The Commission has representatives on the Community Preservation Committee (CPC), the Lake Quinsigamond Commission, and the Open Space and Recreation Committee.

Agendas & Minutes

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

View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes


  • Held at 7 pm
  • Typically meets the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of every month
  • Meetings are currently being held over Zoom only 

Zoom Meeting Information

Next Scheduled Meetings

June 6, 2023July 11, 2023
August 8, 2023September 5, 2023
September 19, 2023October 3, 2023
October 24, 2023November 14, 2023
November 28, 2023December 12, 2023