Conservation Commission

About Us

"Rochester has a long history of preserving important ecological, agricultural, cultural and water supply resources for future generations. The Rochester Conservation Commission & Town Forest Committee is responsible for protecting Rochester's natural resources, managing the Town Forest & Conservation lands, environmental and open space planning, and administering state and local wetlands statutes."

Please visit the Conservation Commission & Town Forest Committee website for more information.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Laurell Farinon PWS Environmental Planner / Conservation Agent (508) 763-5421 Ext. 206
Tanya Ventura Board Administrator (508) 763-5421 Ext. 207

Commission Members

NameTitleTerm Expires
Michael Conway

Chair

2022

Daniel Gagne

Vice Chair

2023

Christopher Gerrior

Member

2022

Lena Bourque

Member

2021

Maggie Payne

Member

2023

Kevin Thompson

Member

2021