PUBLIC NOTICE Help Keep Public Spaces Safe and Open! New Leash Requirements and Physcial Space Regulations from the NRC and Animal Control Officer Sue Webb. Read Here.
CLOSED PUBLIC AREAS:
All School Playgrounds
All Playing Fields, including the Hunnewell Field Athletic Complex and WHS Track and Field
All Wellesley College areas including Lake Waban
PUBLIC AREAS that remain OPEN:
Boulder Brook Reservation
Fuller Brook Park
Town of Wellesley aqueduct
Morses Pond Trails
Wellesley Town Forest
All Neighborhood sidewalks
Many other suggested walks on the Wellesley Trails website
The Wellesley Natural Resources Commission oversees the use, preservation and protection of the town’s parks and conservation areas, serves as tree warden, sets policies for insect control and pesticide use, and protects the town watershed areas. The Commission also appoints the Wetlands Protection Committee and Trails Committee.
Areas of Focus
Park, Pond and Wetland Management
Tree Protection and Planting
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Tree Planting Program
Preserve our urban forest – have the Town plant a tree on your property.