Open Space & Recreation Committee

Regular Meetings
  • 7:30 p.m.
  • 2nd Tuesday of the month
  • Ashland Town Hall
    101 Main Street
    Ashland, MA 01721
Agendas & Minutes
Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
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Committee Members


  • Roberta Soolman, Chair               Board of Selectmen Appointment         Expires 8/31/20
  • William Child - Board of Selectmen Appointment Expires 8/31/19
  • Martin Ring - Board of Selectmen Appointment Expires 8/31/21
  • Judith Sallet - Board of Selectmen Appointment Expires 8/31/21

  • Amy Sayed - Board of Selectmen Appointment Expires 8/31/20
  • Jeanne Walker - Board of Selectmen Appointment Expires 8/31/21
  • Greg Wands - Board of Selectmen Appointment Expires 8/31/21
Committee size was reduced by the Board of Selectmen on 9/5/15 from 9 members to 7 members
About the Committee
The Ashland Open Space & Recreation Committee aims to preserve and maintain areas in Ashland, Massachusetts and provide opportunities for its residents to enjoy the natural environment.

Responsibilities
  • Established, mapped, and continues to maintain the Ashland trail system.
  • Leading the creation of the Open Space and Recreation Plan for submittal to the town and state.
  • Works to acquire, and advocates for the protection of, open space.