Public Meeting Notice

Public Meeting Notice July 20, 2021 Lampson Brook Farm Community Meeting

Tuesday, July 20, 2021
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
  • Posted: July 2, 2021 12:55 p.m.
  • Last Updated: July 2, 2021 1:23 p.m.

Overview of July 20, 2021 Lampson Brook Farm Community Meeting

Belchertown Town Hall Auditorium

            Come share your vision for the future of the Lampson Brook Farm!

  • January 2021 legislation creates five sectors at the farm:  a 44-acre community farm, 10-acre enterprise zone, 240-acre forested/recreational land, 120-acre commercial agricultural land, and the 16-acre Jepson House
  • Provide input on what Lampson Brook Farm should look like in 10 years
  • Learn about what uses will be allowed and what restrictions will be put in place to protect this community gem while bringing new opportunities to Belchertown
  • Hear from Conservation Works, LLC about the process for developing a Land Management Plan and transferring ownership of the farm from the Commonwealth of Mass. to new owners – nonprofits, farmers, businesses
  • The Board of Directors of Lampson Brook Farm will be present to answer your questions. 

Light refreshments will be served

 

Pre-Meeting Farm Tour
July 20, 2021
4:00 pm – 5:30pm

  1. Meet at Lampson Brook Farm parking area (275 Jackson St.) next to historic yellow barns for a tour of the community farm and enterprise zone (old dairy farm);     or
  2. Meet at Foley Field (off of Whitlock Way) for a tour of forested/recreational land.

For more information, contact Pete Westover at westover03@comcast.net or Elizabeth Wroblicka at elizabeth@conservationworksllc.com

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