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Legal Notice: Water and Sewer Rates

The Maynard Board of Selectmen held a Public Hearing on Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at 7:55 P.M. in Room 201 of the Maynard Town Building for the purposes of amending the Town Water and Sewer Rates.  The new water and sewer rates are as follows:

BLOCK #

1

2

3

4

Consumption (cf/quarter)

0-500

501-1000

1001-2500

>2501

WATER – in Town

 $4.54

 $5.85

$6.28

$7.16

SEWER – in Town

 $10.60

$10.60

 $10.60

$10.60

Water – non – resident

$6.35

$8.18

$8.80

$10.09

SEWER – non- resident

$14.75 

$14.75  

 $14.75 

 $14.75 

These rates shall become effective with the billing cycle of July 1, 2017.  For additional information please call the Maynard Department of Public Works at 978-897-1317.

RFP: Cupola Restoration

Invitation for Bids
Cupola Restoration at the Town’s ArtSpace Building

ArtSpace Building
61 Summer St.
Maynard, Massachusetts 01754

This is an Invitation for Bids notification for the restoration and painting of an existing cupola atop a Town of Maynard owned building located at 61 Summer St. in Maynard, MA.

Bids will be accepted at the Department of Public Works, 195 Main Street, Maynard, MA 01754, until 10:00AM, Tuesday, January 31st, 2017 at which time they will be publicly opened and read.

Bid packets including required forms and specifications are available at the Department of Public Works, Monday through Thursday 8:00am-4:00pm and Fridays from 8:00am-12:00pm or by email to amiklosko@townofmaynard.net.

Bids should be submitted in a sealed envelope containing one printed copy and one electronic version on a USB drive. The envelope should be clearly labeled as “Cupola Restoration at the Town’s ArtSpace Building IFB.”

Bidders are required to tour the project site by appointment. Appointments can be scheduled by phone at 978-897-1308 or email amiklosko@townofmaynard.net .

The Town reserves the right to accept or reject any and all bids, wholly or in part and to award a bid deemed in the best interest of the Town of Maynard.

TTHMs Drinking Water Update

IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT YOUR DRINKING WATER
TO ALL CUSTOMERS OF THE MAYNARD PUBLIC WATER SYSTEM

Total Trihalomethanes (TTHMs) Drinking Water Update

This is an important notice – please translate it for anyone who does not understand English.

The Maynard Department of Public Works and Town Administrator Kevin Sweet seek to update residents and business owners in the Town of Maynard regarding elevated levels of Total Trihalomenthanes (TTHMs) in the Town’s drinking water supply.

The Town’s water supply is safe to drink and use. No boil water order has been issued.

A copy of the notice has been mailed to all customers of the Maynard Public Water System.  Click here to read the update regarding your drinking water system.

Mandatory Level 3 Water Conservation Restriction

Notice to all Customers of the Maynard Public Water System

Mandatory Level 3 Water Conservation Restriction is now in effect.

All outdoor use of water is prohibited.

sprinkler-banThe Commonwealth of Massachusetts has declared a Drought Warning for the areas of Central and Northeast Massachusetts. In an effort to preserve our water supply during this drought, the Town of Maynard has issued a Level 3 Conservation order. This elevated conservation restriction will help to ensure the Town can provide an adequate drinking water and fire protection supply to its customers.

Under this Level 3 Conservation Restriction, all outdoor use of water is prohibited. The Level 3 Water Conservation Restriction is in effect from August 23rd, 2016 until further notice. This conservation measure will be strictly enforced with fines of up to $200 per day.

For any questions regarding this notice, please call the Maynard DPW Office at 978-897-1317.

For more information on how you can help to conserve water, visit the Massachusetts Energy and Environmental Affairs Water Conservation website: http://www.mass.gov/eea/agencies/massdep/water/watersheds/water-conservation.html

You can also visit the DPW Water Restrictions page for additional information.

Update on TTHM Levels in Drinking Water Supply

The Maynard Department of Public Works and Town Administrator Kevin Sweet seek to update residents and business owners in the Town of Maynard regarding elevated levels of Total Trihalomenthanes (TTHMs) in the town’s drinking water supply.

The town’s water supply is safe to drink and use. No boil water order has been issued. 

Under the revised state Disinfection By-Product Rule Stage 2 requirements, the Town of Maynard’s public water system is required to monitor the drinking water for TTHMs levels on a quarterly basis at four approved locations. A four-quarter running annual average at any location above the standard or maximum contaminant level (MCL) for TTHMs of more than 80 ppb is considered out of compliance.

Continue reading Update on TTHM Levels in Drinking Water Supply

RFP: Annual Bid for Various Materials and Services

TOWN OF MAYNARD
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS
ANNUAL BID FOR VARIOUS MATERIALS and SERVICES

Sealed Bids will be received at the office of the Department of Public Works, 195 Main Street, Maynard, MA 01754 until Thursday, August 11, 2016 at which time they will be publicly opened and read for supplying the following materials and services  for the period of August 15, 2016  through June 30, 2017.  Bid forms are required and specifications are available at the Department of Public Works Office M-F  9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  

  • Item 1.  Concrete Sidewalk & Driveway
  • Item 2.  Bituminous Sidewalk & Driveway
  • Item 3. Crack Sealing on Selected Streets

The Town of Maynard reserves the right to accept or reject any and all bids, wholly or in part and to award a bid deemed in the best interest of the Town of Maynard.

All bids must be clearly marked “Annual Bid FY17” the item number must be marked clearly on the sealed envelope and each bid item must be in a separate envelope.