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Welcome to the town of Sherborn, Massachusetts
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Official Webpage of the
Town of Sherborn

Town Hall
19 Washington Street
Sherborn, MA 01770
Phone & Fax Numbers
Agricultural Commission
Contact TypeContact Information
Contact:
Jon Dowse
Chairman
 
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Members
George Fiske
 
Steve Kurz
 
Sam Niles, Clerk
 
Susan Tyler
 
George Yered
 
Town of Sherborn
Agricultural Commission
Mission Statement

The purpose of the Town of Sherborn Agricultural Commission will be to support commercial agriculture and other farming activities in the Town of Sherborn.  The Commissions duties shall include, but are not limited to the following: serve as facilitators for encouraging the pursuits of agriculture in Sherborn; promote agricultural-based economic opportunities in Town; act as mediators, advocates, educators, and/or negotiators on farming issues, work for preservation of prime agricultural lands; advise the Board of Selectmen, Planning Board, Zoning Board of Appeals, Conservation Commission, Board of Health, Historicial Commission, Board of Assessors, and the Open Space Committee, or any other appropriate Town Boards, on issues involving agriculture; and shall pursue all initiatives appropriate to creating a sustainable agricultural community.