Conservation Commission


Regular meetings are held on the first Monday of the month at 5:30 p.m. in the City Council Hearing Room, 1st Floor, Government Center, One Government Center, Fall River, MA 02722.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are posted with the City Clerk and are available at least 48 hours prior to meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

Agenda’s | Minutes


Dennis Silva, Chairman
Renee Howayeck, Vice Chairwoman
John Brandt
Manuel Leite

 What We Do

The Fall River Conservation Commission is responsible for the administration and enforcement of the Massachusetts Wetlands Protection Act (M.G.L. Chapter 131, §40) and its regulations (310 CMR 10.00) within the boundaries of the City of Fall River.  For local filing procedures and local forms, contact the Planning Department at 508.324.2561.

Wetlands & Waterways Forms click here

Applications & Forms click here


Contact Information

One Government Center, Room 535
T: 508-324-2340 | F: 508-324-2564