All Maynard Residents are encouraged to participate in your town’s future by voting in the Annual Town Election on Saturday, May 8th and attending the Annual Town Meeting on the following Saturday, May 15th.
Annual Town Election, Saturday, May 8th, all voters at Fowler School, 7:00 am – 5:00 pm
Unofficial Results of the 2021 Annual Town Election
Annual Town Meeting, Saturday, May 15th, Mill & Main Parking Lot, starts at 12:00 pm
Effective May 5th, 2021 through October 1, 2021 the Town of Maynard is issuing a mandatory Level 1 Water Use Restriction: Non Essential Outdoor Water Use Restriction per the towns DEP issued Water Management Act Permit.
As stated in the Special Condition 8 of the Massachusetts Water Management Acts permits (MGL C 21G) the Town of Maynard is required to implement a Non-Essential Outdoor Water Use Restriction to be enforced starting May 5, 2021 through October 1, 2021. Therefore, the Town is implementing Level 1 Water Use Restrictions.
Read more about Water Restrictions in Maynard including acceptable and non-acceptable uses during this restriction period.
Pursuant to G.L. c. 40A, s. 5, the Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a remote public hearing via Zoom on Monday, May 24th, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. to hear all persons interested in the Petition filed by Chad Wisser, 67 Bass Avenue, Gloucester, MA 01930. Consistent with Section 5.1.3 of the Maynard Zoning By-laws, the Petitioner is requesting a Determination and a Special Permit to change the use of a pre- existing non-conforming structure within the General Residence District to a single-family residential use at 19 Walnut St, Maynard MA 01754.
Continue reading Legal Notice: ZBA Public Hearing – 19 Walnut St – May 24
The Maynard Conservation Commission will hold a remote public hearing on Tuesday, May 11, 2021 at 6:30PM via Zoom, relative to the filing of a Notice of Intent under the MA Wetlands Protection Act and the Maynard Wetlands Administration Bylaw, filed by Michael Allen, 2 Taylor Road, Stow MA 01775. The proposed project includes the construction of a single family home and paved driveway within the 100- foot wetland buffer area at 0 Dana Road.
Continue reading Legal Notice: ConsCom Hearing – Dana Road – May 11
The Maynard Sesquicentennial Committee, in partnership with the Maynard Cultural Council are excited to announce the next “Maynard as a Canvas” mural project and are seeking community contributions.
The theme is Maynard: Past, Present and Future.
The Maynard Select Board has approved using a Naylor Court wall in Maynard’s Cultural District for the new mural. This prominent site is a highly visible feature in the ongoing revitalization of this area. For more information on this site and on the mural project itself, please visit this site: https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=8809
As we slowly emerge from the limitations placed on public gatherings by the events of the past year, it is projects such as this that will add to the enjoyment of our outdoor spaces here in town. As we celebrate our town’s 150th anniversary, a mural in a downtown public space offers us an opportunity to learn about the town’s past, participate in its present and look forward to our future through the lens of art.
Continue reading Maynard Mural Project Seeks Contributions
Pursuant to Massachusetts General Laws, Chapter 40A s.6, the Maynard Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a REMOTE public hearing on Monday, May 24, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. to hear all persons interested in the Special Permit Applications filed by Lexvest Parker LLC, 141 Parker Street, Maynard, MA.
Continue reading Legal Notice: ZBA Hearing – Lexvest Parker – May 24
Pursuant to Chapter 34: Stormwater Management of the Maynard Town Bylaws, the Maynard Conservation Commission will hold a remote public hearing on Tuesday, May 11, 2021 at 6:30PM via Zoom, to consider amendments to the Stormwater Management Regulations.
Continue reading ConsCom Public Hearing: Stormwater Management Regulations – May 11
The project includes, furnishing materials, labor, installation for emergency repairs to RBC #5 and #6, including:
- Replacement of six (6) sections of media on RBC #5;
- Replacement of bearings for RBC#5 and RBC#6;
- all other work specified herein and shown on the Drawings and necessary to provide a complete and operating system.
Sealed bids for Repairs to WWTP RBCs, shall be received by the Maynard Department of Public Works, at their offices 195 Main Street, Maynard, MA 01754, until 2:00 PM Local Time, Thursday, May 13, 2021 and at that time and place shall be opened and read aloud publicly.
Download the complete Request for Bid document for submission details and deadlines.
Affordable, 2-bedroom condominium in 55+ age-restricted development available in Maynard for $201,827.
The resale condo available for sale is located at 1 Marble Farm Road in Maynard. It is part of an age-restricted development 55+ of 24 condominiums built in 2008. This affordable and spacious 2-bedroom, 2 bath condominium contains 1,969 square feet of living space on two levels. The first floor includes a large open concept space for living and dining, a kitchen, one bedroom, and one full bath. A second bedroom and full bathroom are on the second floor. The unit features a driveway and one-car garage, a back deck, and front porch. The heating system is gas with forced air, and is covered in the condominium association fee. The condo is being sold ‘as-is’ with refrigerator, stove, microwave, dishwasher, and washer/dryer included.
The purchase price is $201,827. Owners are required also to pay property taxes, and the 2021 Maynard tax rate is $20.15 per $1,000 of valuation or an estimated monthly amount of $339. The condominium fee is currently $154 per month, and the Condominium Association has rules and regulations for all owners that describe the operation of the condominium.
The property is being offered at a discounted rate and, as such, this and all future sales of the property will be in accordance with the guidelines in the Deed Rider that is attached to the unit. The deed restriction will protect the property in perpetuity using resale price limitations.
We invite you to submit an application, with the supplemental information. More information can be found on the RHSO website.
The Department of Public Works through our Water and Sewer Division will be conducting Town-wide hydrant water main flushing of the water distribution system, this process will be conducted during the Department’s regular work schedule and in the evening hours over the next several weeks. Hydrant flushing can cause intermittent low water pressure and or discoloration. We thank you for your patience as we conduct necessary regular maintenance of your utility.
Read more about hydrant flushing.
The Board of Health would like to remind Maynard residents that the Community Tracing Collaborative is supporting our department with contact tracing for COVID-19. The program focuses on reaching out to people who have tested positive for COVID-19 and the contacts they have been close to, making sure they have the support they need to isolate or quarantine. When the MA COVID Team calls, you can do your part by answering the phone and providing helpful information that will help flatten and reduce the curve in Massachusetts.