Community Preservation Act Committee


New! FY20 Application for New CPA Project Proposals- pdf document
FY20 Application for New CPA Project Proposals -  Word Format  

*** Due December 14, 2018 ***
CPA Committee approved its Plan Document.  It is available for review: 
Community Preservation Act Plan- Final- Dec 2017


Community Preservation Act Committee (Bylaw) - appointed by Select Board.  Studies the needs, possibilities and resources of the Town regarding community preservation; makes recommendations to the Town Meeting annually for the acquisition, creation and preservation of open space, for the acquisition and preservation of historic resources, for the acquisition, creation and preservation of land for recreational use, for the creation, preservation and support of community housing and for rehabilitation or restoration of such open space, historic resources, land for recreational use and community housing that is acquired or created as provided in the Community Preservation Act. 
Appointed by the Select Board: 9 members / 3-year terms
Member Year Appointed Term Expires
Jim Brissette, Vice Chair, LSSE Rep 2013 2018
Nate Budington, Chair, At Large 2016 2019
Fletcher Clark, Conservation Commission Rep 2017 2018
Sarah Eisinger, At Large Rep 2018 2020
Stephen Jefferson, Housing Authority Rep 2017 2018
Jim Oldham, At Large Rep 2013 2018
Pari Riahi, Planning Board Rep 2015 2018
Diana Stein, At Large Rep 2015 2018
Jane Wald, Historical Commission Rep 2017 2018


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