Conewango Watershed Commission

  • Noon
  • Second Wednesday of the month


The board consists of 10 members with 5 representatives from each county. The Chautauqua County representatives are appointed by the County Executive and subject to the approval of the County Legislature. Members serve 3-year terms and Chautauqua County’s current members include: 

Member:                                                  Term Expires:
  • Robert Carpenter                            December 31, 2016
  • Kenneth Chase, Chair                    December 31, 2016
  • Herbert Nobles                               December 31, 2016
  • Carl (Pete) Smallback                    December 31, 2016
  • Robert Stewart                               December 31, 2016
Roles and Responsibilities:
The Conewango Watershed Commission is established through a partnership with Cattaraugus County to protect, finance, operate, maintain and carryout the Conewango Creek Watershed Plan and to provide flood prevention.