Conservation Commission

Online Meeting

Conservation Commission

Meeting Location: OnlineMeeting Date: Mon, May 11 2020 at 07:00pm

Attached Meeting Minutes


AGENDA for May 11, 2020


This meeting will be held online.  See the meeting access directions at the end of the Agenda.


Internet Meeting Questions – Richards & Drouin


Roll Call attendance - Drouin



-         Playscape Update - Richards

·         Fundraising updates - Lefebvre

            o        Progress to date

            o        Monadnock Conservancy

            o        Grant possibilities – ARM Fund & Van de Poll contract & site review

·         Grant Oversight Update - Desruisseaux

·         Ford Property Update - Drouin

·         ATV prohibited use at Converse Meadows – Drouin

-         Results of ZBA meeting concerning NH DES Variance Application with BOA and Application for Special             Exception, M 4, Lot 33, Route 119, Kevin & Shelly Kinnunen for Cynthia Cooper – Site Review report. 

  • Farmer’s Market Update – Dickler
  • Tree Removal Update – Drouin
  • Turtle Signs
  • Monitoring of conservation lands – Lefebvre      



  • Robertson BOA Review of case no. 1125, Map 21 Lot 18– Drouin
  • Tetreault Park Cleanup May 16, 8:30 a.m.
  • Converse Meadow bridge repair – Lefebvre
  • Code Enforcement Letter – Drouin
  • Ford property abutter’s concern
  • NH DES Wetlands Best Practice Technique for Avoidance and Minimization manual at Town Office.





OFFICIAL NOTICES – NH DES Notification #2020-00781 of Shoreland Permit Application at Map 34, Lot 19, Red Gate Lane by Andy Krook


NEXT MEETING:  May 28, 2020 via internet

2020 Schedule of Meetings: June 8 & 25, July 13 & 23, August 10 & 27, Sept. 14 & 24,

Oct. 12 & 22, Nov. 9, December 14


And any other business that comes before the Commission.



As Chair of the Conservation Commission, I find that due to the COVID-19/Coronavirus crisis and in accordance with Governor Sununu’s Emergency Order #12 pursuant to Executive Order 2020-04, this Board/Commission is authorized to meet electronically. 


Online Access Information

The Commission will use the Zoom* application for its meetings on the second Monday and fourth Thursday of each month.  Interested parties should use the directions below for Monday meetings.


Those interested in attending the meeting can do so by joining the meeting via Zoom and/or by phone.  The Commission will post another set of directions for the fourth Thursday of each month with that meeting’s agenda.


Use the link listed below to “Join Zoom Meeting”. When you first use Zoom, you will be prompted to download Zoom to your computer. Your computer should have video and microphone capability but if does not have video capability, you can telephone into the meeting using the “Join by Phone” information listed .  The first set of numbers listed is the phone number while the second set is the meeting passcode which you will enter when prompted, followed by the “#” symbol.  (Note: if you are using a cell phone, the first number (1, is not needed.)


·         Join Zoom Meeting:


·         Meeting ID:         8840075192


·         Join by Phone:   1 312-626-6799 and entering password 8840075192#


·         Web meeting etiquette will be explained at the meeting’s start.


·         If you have problems joining the meeting via Zoom or the phone numbers

            above, call 508-932-4447 or email


Town of Rindge, NH

30 Payson Hill Rd | Rindge, NH 03461

(603) 899-5181