Community Preservation Committee

The Community Preservation Committee (CPC) shall study the needs, possibilities and resources of the town regarding community preservation. The committee shall consult with existing municipal boards, including the Selectboard, the Conservation Commission, the Historical Commission, the Planning Board, the Parks Commission, the Housing Authority and the Agricultural Commission or persons acting in those capacities or performing like duties, in conducting such studies.

The CPC shall make recommendations to Town Meeting for the acquisition, creation and preservation of open space; for the acquisition, preservation, rehabilitation and restoration of historic resources; for the acquisition, creation, preservation, rehabilitation and restoration of land for recreational use; for the acquisition, creation, preservation and support of community housing; and for the rehabilitation or restoration of open space and community housing that is acquired or created with Community Preservation Funds.

Staff Contacts

Name Title
Christopher Rembold Staff Liaison

Committee Members Appointed

NameTerm Expiration

Thomas Blauvelt

Chair
Member-Finance Committee

2022

Leigh Davis

Member-Selectboard

2021

Lisa Bozzuto

Member-Conservation Commission

2020

Martha J. Fick

Member-Citizen at Large

2022

Jeremy Higa

Member-Planning Board

2022

Donald Howe

Member-Historical Commission

2022

Patricia Sharpe

Member-Citizen at Large

2022

Karen Smith

Member-Parks Commissioner

2020

James Mercer

Member - Housing Authority

2023