Fresh Pond Advisory Board

Authority:  Created from recommendation in Fresh Pond Master Plan Adopted by City Council in January 2001.

Purpose:  Implementation of the Fresh Pond Master Plan, a long term plan for Fresh Pond Reservation lands, including resource management and usage policies for repair and protection of natural resources.

Up to 18 members to include up to 12 resident volunteers with active, long-term knowledge of the Reservation, the Water Department's Watershed Manager, Conservation Commission Executive Director and Director of Recreation.

Term:  3 years (with initial appointments made for 1, 2 and 3-year terms respectively.

Water Department, 617-349-4770

Meeting Minutes:  

  • 3-20-2014 meeting minutes 
  • 11-21-2013 meeting minutes
  • 5-16-2013 meeting minutes
  • 2-21-2013 meeting minutes

    Advisory Board Members:

    Janice Snow, Chair
    Susan Agger
    Jim Barton
    Janet Burns
    Deborah Masterson
    Ann Roosevelt
    Albe Simenas
    Claudia Thompson

    City Staff:
    Sam Corda (Water Dept.)
    Paul Ryder (Recreation Division)
    Jennifer Wright (Conservation Commission)
    Nancy Schlacter 


    Visiting City Hall

    Cambridge City Hall

    795 Massachusetts Ave
    Cambridge MA, 02139
    Ph: 617-349-4000
    TTY: 617-349-4242

    Hours of Service

    Monday: 8:30am-8pm
    Tuesday-Thursday: 8:30am-5pm
    Friday: 8:30am-12pm

    Richard C. Rossi
    City Manager

    Lisa C. Peterson
    Deputy City Manager