Maynard Firefighters Continue to Update Training Protocols Against Threat of Ebola

IMG_0664-600x448Fire Chief Anthony Stowers reports that the Maynard Fire Department has completed an updated response guideline for possible cases of the Ebola Virus. Although the probability of responding to such a case is a remote, the MFD understands the need to be properly prepared.

Maynard Firefighters have a newly updated response guideline in place. They have completed training on this new specific response guideline and plan to continue the trainings in the future. The response guideline was developed in cooperation with other area fire departments that could also face a similar virus outbreak situation.

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Reminder: Winter Overnight Parking Ban Starts December 1st

PARKING ENFORCEMENT OVERNIGHT PARKING RESTRICTIONS

From December 1st 2014 to March 15, 2015 there is NO Parking on the street overnight. Time restrictions are from 2:00 am to 6:00 am. The fine for violations is $20.00. If a vehicle is disabled and unable to be moved please call the station. (978-897-1011)

PARKING METERS DOWNTOWN

There is no cost for metered parking downtown after 5:00 PM Monday through Saturday. Parking is free Sundays and holidays.

HOLIDAY PARKING AT METERS

First 2-hours of metered parking free from November 28th thru December 31, 2014.
Happy Holidays from the Board of Selectman

Town Dedicates “POW/MIA Chair” on Veterans’ Day

2014B-032-0624On November 11th, Veterans Day, the town dedicated a chair in the memory of those in the armed services who have not returned from battle.  There are two chairs. One holds a place of honor in the foyer of Town Hall.  The other will travel to events such as the Memorial Day and Veterans’ Day observences. Each chair has the following inscription:

You Are Not Forgotten

Since World War I more than 91,000 Servicemen are unaccounted for.

This unoccupied seat is dedicated to the memory of those brave men and women and to the sacrifices each made serving this country.

Rolling Thunder
Chapter 1
Maynard Massachusetts

Dedicated November 2014

We are all thankful.

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Tax Classification Hearing – Nov 18

As required by Massachusetts General Law Chapter 40, Section 56, the Maynard Board of Selectmen will hold their annual fiscal year 2015 Tax Classification Hearings on Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 7:30 PM in the Michael J. Gianotis meeting Room (No. 201) at the Maynard Town Building. The purpose of the hearing is to determine the percentages of the local tax levy to be borne by each class of real property. The Public is welcome to attend