Connecticut River Scenic Byway Area Committee Joint Meeting

Meeting Date: Wednesday, March 2, 2016

Time: 5:30 to 7:00 p.m.

Location:   Sunderland Library, Community Room, 20 School Street, Sunderland, MA

With funding provided by the National Scenic Byway Program, the Franklin Regional Council of Governments (FRCOG), and the Pioneer Valley Planning Commission (PVPC) are developing an updated Corridor Management Plan (CMP) update for the Connecticut River Scenic Byway.  The Connecticut River Scenic Byway travels through Northfield, Erving, Montague, Sunderland, Hadley and South Hadley.  There is also a proposal to designate an extension of the byway in the town of Hatfield.

This meeting is set to review the latest draft of the full corridor management plan update, including the Action Plan and Recommendations as well as next steps. Drafts are available for review at

Members of the Connecticut River Scenic Byway Area Committees of both Franklin and Hampshire Counties are invited, as well as residents of the Byway towns and the general public.


  1. Welcome and Introductions
  2. Review of status of corridor management draft (draft chapters are available for review on the FRCOG and PVPC websites)
    1. Major changes or additions made since previous versions
    2. Major findings
  3. Discussion of Action Plan and Recommendations Section
  4. Next Steps