Conservation Commission

The New Hartford Conservation Commission is made up of eleven members, each member is serving a three year term and is appointed by the Selectmen.  *There are currently a number of vacancies on this Commission, if you are interested in serving please contact the First Selectman's Office at 860-379-3389.

Meetings are held on the 3rd Thursday of each month at 6:45 PM.
Please be sure to check the Calendar on the home page of the website to insure that a meeting is being held.  Clicking on the date will provide a list of meetings being held that evening, along with agendas that have been posted for the meeting.  Please note that cancellations of meetings does occur and it is best to check on the status of the meeting prior to heading out.

Check out The Farmington River Watershed Association website for lots of fascinating information regarding issues and activities in the Farmington River Watershed.

Rain Gardens in Connecticut:  A Design Guide for Homeowners is a  guide that provides simple yet detailed information on how to construct a rain garden at your own home from design to maintenance, including a native plant list.

The Farmington River Coordinating Committee is accepting applications for the Assistant River Steward Team - Summer 2020! This is a great opportunity for college students to gain experience in their field of study, or simply to become involved in the community. For more information including how to apply please visit:

Commission Members - Current Terms of Office

Name Title
Alison Murdock (R) Chair
Heather Rems Korwin (U) Member
VACANCY * Member
Harlan Gustafson (D) Member
Paul Mahoney (D) Member
Tony Mitchell (R) Member
VACANCY * Member
VACANCY * Member
VACANCY * Member
VACANCY * Member
VACANCY * Member