Headwaters MapThe Headwaters Subcommittee region includes the New Hampshire towns of Pittsburg, Clarksville, Stewartstown, Colebrook, Columbia, Stratford, and Northumberland (Groveton), and the Vermont towns of Canaan (Beecher Falls), Lemington, Bloomfield, Brunswick, and Maidstone. The Headwaters segment runs 80 miles from the river’s source at Fourth Connecticut Lake at the Canadian border in Pittsburg, New Hampshire, south to Northumberland and Maidstone, Vermont.

Meetings: The Headwaters Subcommittee typically meets quarterly at 7:00 pm at either the Colebrook Town Hall or the Columbia Town Hall.

Leadership and Staff: Ed Mellett serves as Chair. Tara Bamford of the North Country Council is the staff consultant. Email: TBamford@nccouncil.org

Pittsburg – John Amey, Lisa Savard and Robert Ward
Clarksville – Alan R. Karg
Stewartstown – Allen Coats
Colebrook – April Hyde, Kevin McKinnon, and Larry Rappaport
Columbia – Kenneth Hastings and Bill Schomburg
Stratford – Gary Paquette
Northumberland – Ed Mellett
Canaan – Tom Caron
Lemington – vacant
Bloomfield – Denault Routhier and Marty Lomasney
Brunswick – Brendan Whittaker
Maidstone – Louis Lamoreaux

2014 Meeting Minutes: May 15, 2014

2013 Meeting Minutes: April 18, 2013, September12, 2013, November 21, 2013

2012 Meeting  Minutes:  Jan. 26, 2012  Apr. 24, 2012 Sept. 13, 2012

2011 Meeting  Minutes: Oct. 5, 2011

Upcoming Events

7:00 pm Mt. Ascutney River Subcommittee @ Windsor Welcome Center
Mt. Ascutney River Subcommittee @ Windsor Welcome Center
Sep 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
071415 Minutesdrft2 090815 Agenda One of the agenda items requires some homework on the part of Subcommittee members. The draft management plan for the Conte Refuge that I mentioned at the last meeting is now available for review. I am
4:30 pm Wantastiquet Local River Subcomm... @ Windham Regional Commission
Wantastiquet Local River Subcomm... @ Windham Regional Commission
Sep 15 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Another item that should be on the agenda for the next Wantastiquet meeting on Sept. 15 is discussion of the newly released draft Conte Refuge plan and decision on whether to send comments from the Subcommittee. The Conte Plan and
1:00 pm Joint Commissions Meeting @ CRJC Offices
Joint Commissions Meeting @ CRJC Offices
Sep 21 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
This will be a working meeting to finalize work plans for the fiscal year.

Contact CRJC

Connecticut River Joint Commissions
10 Water Street, Suite 225
Lebanon, NH 03766
Phone: (603) 727-9484

Email: contact@crjc.org
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