Ashland Open Space Committee
Upcoming regular meetings
August 12, September 9
All meetings are held at 7:30 PM in Town Hall on Main Street, lower level, unless otherwise indicated.
Public Forum re DCR Land Transfer to FSU
Date: July 29, 2014 (Tuesday)
Time: 7 to 9pm
Place: Ashland Public Library, 66 Front Street, Ashland
Join us for an informative public forum where representatives from the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) and
Framingham State University (FSU) will discuss the proposed transfer of state-owned land in Ashland and Framingham to FSU. Click
here for more information.
Open Space and Recreation Plan
You can reference the text and selected maps from
the Ashland Open Space and Recreation Plan (106 MB, will take a few minutes !!).
Weston Nurseries — Ashland Votes to Purchase 30+ Acres
Spring 2007 Town Meeting voted to purchase the Ashland part of the Weston
Nurseries land. The purchase of this land is important to preserve open space,
including the town's only public water supply.
For more information, see our Weston Nurseries Land page
or the Town web site.
The Ashland Open Space Committee
aims to preserve and maintain areas in Ashland, Massachusetts and provide
opportunities for its residents to enjoy the natural environment.
- Established, mapped, and continues to maintain the Ashland trail system.
- Works to acquire, and advocates for the protection of, open space.
- Is leading the creation of the Open Space and Recreation Plan for submittal
to the town and state.
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