Agricultural Commission

Right-to-Farm Policy:

It is the policy of this community to conserve, protect, and encourage the maintenance and improvement of agricultural land for the production of food and other agricultural products, and for its natural and ecological value.  This disclosure notification is to inform buyers or occupants that the property they are about to acquire or occupy lies within a community where farming activities occur and are encouraged.  Such farming activities may include, but are not limited to, activities that cause noise, dust, and odors.  Buyers and occupants are informed that any property within the Town of Duxbury may be impacted by commercial agricultural and farming activities.

Approved by March 8, 2008 Annual Town Meeting.
Accepted by Massachusetts Attorney General on April 29, 2008.

Commissioners

NameTitleTerm

Chairperson

06/30/18

Earle Ricker

Member

06/30/18

Carl O'Neil

Member

06/30/18

Roger W. Ritch

Member

06/30/20

Priscilla Lawn

Member

06/30/20

Gregory D. Morris

Member

06/30/19

Orie Fontaine

Member

06/30/19

David J. Madigan

Board of Selectmen Liaison