ECC Minutes & Ongoing Activities

  • Working with landowners on wetland permitting projects and reviewing wetland permits.
  • Advising the town Planning Board and Select Board on natural resource issues.
  • Managing town conservation properties.
  • Coordinating the annual town roadside clean-up. Although Earth Day cleanup is the centerpiece of Keeping Effingham Litter Free (KELF) each year, KELF volunteers also cover their sections of roadside as they can during the year.
  • Sponsoring an annual Earth Day poster contest at Effingham Elementary  School.
  • Monitoring our lakes and rivers for invasive plants.
  • Providing outreach and education on our natural resources.
  • Maintaining a town natural resource inventory.
  • Assisting State environmental agencies with Effingham issues.

Upcoming Events

Mon, 18 Jan 2021
Civil Rights Day -Town Offices Closed
Wed, 20 Jan 2021
9:00 am Select Board Mtg followed by work session
Thu, 21 Jan 2021
6:15 pm Planning Board Remote Mtg Cont'd Public Hearing
Tue, 26 Jan 2021
9:00 am Select Board Mtg followed by work session
6:00 pm Budget Committee - Remote Public Access
Mon, 1 Feb 2021
6:30 pm Conservation Commission, at Effingham Historic Society Building
Tue, 2 Feb 2021
9:00 am Select Board Mtg followed by work session
5:00 pm Budget Committee
5:15 pm Budget Public Hearing - Remote Public Access
Thu, 4 Feb 2021
6:00 pm Planning Board Remote Mtg
Mon, 8 Feb 2021
7:00 pm Historic District Commission
Tue, 9 Feb 2021
9:00 am Select Board Mtg followed by work session