The ZBA hearing for the Jasa Farms application has been continued until Wednesday, June 23, 2021, at 7 PM in the Community House....read more...
Shared fire services study report review meeting for towns of Chesterfield, Cummington, Goshen, Plainfield and Worthbington to be held on Wednesday, June 23, 2021, from 7-8:30 pm via Zoom. Click here for more info....read more...
A Special Town Meeting will be held at the Community House on Friday, June 25, 2021, at 7 PM. Click here for copy of warrant....read more...
The Selectboard is looking for a member to join the ADA Committee (American Disabilities). Letters of interest can be sent to MVandoloski@cummington-ma.gov....read more...
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Meeting times: Committee Disbanded 2020
|Term: Appointed by the Selectboard for 1 year|
The MVP Committee was entrusted with carrying out the Municipal Vulnerability Preparedness (MVP) grant. The Committee comprised of the following members: Bill Adams, Adam Dragon, Bernard Forgea, Sarah Fournier-Scanlon, Michael Perkins, Alan Taylor and James Wettereau and was in existance for approximately one year. See below for draft finidings report.
“The Towns of Chesterfield, Cummington, Goshen, and Worthington are collaborating with the Pioneer Valley Planning Commission (PVPC), residents, and stakeholders on strategies to reduce vulnerability and adapt to our changing climate through the State’s Municipal Vulnerability Preparedness (MVP) program. The core directive of the MVP program is to engage community stakeholders to facilitate the education, planning, and ultimate implementation of priority climate change adaptation actions. Completion of the MVP planning process will enable the Towns to receive a MVP designation and preference for future state grants.
The MVP grant also requires each town to engage the public on climate resilience. Given current COVID-19 social distancing guidance, we are unable at this time to hold a public meeting on the subject Instead, we are asking all Cummington residents to do two things: