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The Conservation Commission

The Conservation Commission is a team of individuals dedicated to making West Greenwich a better place to live and work.

Contact persons:
Sandra Bockes 397-5022
or Dan Novak dnovak@etal.uri.edu; 397-4586

**The Town of West Greenwich is looking for a few residents to serve on the Conservation Commission.**
If you are interested, please submit a letter of interest to the Town Administrator for consideration by the Town Council.

*Private Well Water Workshop*
by URI Cooperative Extension and RI Dept. of Health
*Rescheduled again, date to be determined** 2015 from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m.
at the Louttit Library Community Center
click here for Flyer and Press Release
Call to Register 874-4918
for more info: www.riwelltesting.org

Providence-The Environment Council of Rhode Island Education Fund announced
the winners of the 2015 Loraine Tisdale Environmental Education Awards today (Monday, January 12, 2015).

The award winners and their projects are:
The Greene School:  Talking Trash Expeditions and The Waste Solutions Summit:    The School will send students to the 2015 RI Compost Conference and put on its own Waste Solutions Summit for schools.

Exeter-W. Greenwich Jr. High SchoolPlanting a Pawpaw Tree Food Forest:  The intent of this program is to provide middle school students with the experience of harvesting, germinating and disseminating native food bearing trees into the community.

Riverzedge Arts:  Improving Culture By Design:  To support the design and installation of custom recycling and trash receptacles as the final piece of a youth-led landscape redesign of the front of Woonsocket High School  






Click here for our pamphlet


  • Daniel Novak, Chairman
  • Linda Eastman, Vice Chair
  • Sandra Bockes, Secretary
  • Cliff Sundelin, Treasurer
  • Robert Zuleger
  • Christopher Grube
  • Claudia Chappelle
  • Alternate (Vacant)
  • Alternate (Vacant)
  • Donald Harrington, Emeritus

AGENDAS-2015 Schedule
(meetings start at 7:00 p.m., in Town Hall)

Click on the date listed below


Video link to Earth Day Clean Up 2014
Thanks to all who participated!

Attention Residents That Burn Firewood
DEM has posted information regarding the Asian Longhorned Beetle which has been discovered in Worcester, MA.
Please click HERE for important information regarding infestation.




PREVIOUS AGENDAS  Click on the date listed below


January 8, 2009 February 5 March 5
April 2 May 7 June 4
July (no meeting) August 6 September 2
October 8 November 5 December 2


January 7, 2010 February 4 March 4
April 8 May 5 June 3
July 8 August 5 September 2
October 7 November 3 December 2

2011 Meeting Minutes (bookmarked by Month)

January 6, 2011 February 3 March 3
April 7 (includes 2011 Work Plan) May 5 June 2
July 7 August 4 (cancelled) September 8
October 6 November 3 December 8

2012 Meeting Minutes (bookmarked by Month)

January 5, 2012 May 3 September 6
February 2 June 7 October 4
March 8 July 5 November 8
April 5 August 2 (cancelled) December 6

2013 Meeting Minutes

January 3, 2013 *May 2 (cancelled) September 5
February 7 June 6 October 3
*March 6 July 11 November 7
*April 3 August 8 December 5

2014 Meeting Minutes

January 2, 2014 May 8 September 3
February 6 June 12 October 9
March 6 July 10 November 5
April 3 August (cancelled)