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Public Hearing Notice – Comcast – June 26th

Notice is hereby given, in accordance with the Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 166 that a Public Hearing Will be held on Tuesday, June 26, 2018 at 7:15 PM in the Michael J. Gianotis meeting room ( No. 201) at the Maynard Town Building. The petition and plan is being presented by Comcast for the purpose of obtaining a Grant petition to construct, and a location for such a line of conduits and manholes with the necessary wires and cables therein, said conduits and manholes to be located, substantially on the attached plan dated May 24, 2018, on Nason Street Rear, Maynard. The Public is welcome to attend. A copy is filed with the Town Clerk and the Board of Selectmen.

Summer Events in Town

Continuing a 72 year tradition of providing Maynard with free music performances the Maynard Community Band will be performing in Memorial Park on the following Wednesdays: June 20, 27; July 11, 18, 25; and August 1, 8, 15, 22, 29. The concerts start around 7pm and finish up around 8:30pm.  Please take a break and enjoy an evening in the park with your friends and neighbors.

There is another Friday Evening Concert Series in Memorial Park this summer hosted by Mike Candela:

  • On July 20th, 5pm – 10:30pm – Summer Songs
  • On July 27th, 5pm – 10:30pm – Jam Band Songs
  • On August 3rd, 5pm – 10:30pm – Rock Concert

The Maynard Public Library is sponsoring its annual free concert with special guest Karrin Allyson on Sunday, July 8th at 3pm (rain date is Monday, July 9th at 6:30pm)

Finally, there is a Flag Retirement Ceremony in Memorial Park on Flag Day, Thursday, July 14th.

Master Plan Idea Session – June 21st

The Town of Maynard is preparing its Comprehensive Master Plan update! Join us for the first Public Meeting on June 21st at the Golf Course during which participants will discuss issues, opportunities, and a 15-20-year vision for Maynard.

Please join us to review and discuss:

  • What is a Master Plan?
  • What Community Planning trends are impacting Maynard?
  • Maynard Snapshot: A brief look at our community’s demographics and baseline conditions
  • Issues and Opportunities: An interactive discussion about the issues and opportunities the Master Plan should address
  • Maynard’s Vision: What is our Community’s Vision for the next 15-20 years?

We’ve compiled some great demographic information about Maynard.  Take a look.

For more information about the Master Plan, please contact Bill Nemser at the Town’s Planning Office (bnemser@TownofMaynard.net) or at 978-897-1302

Refreshments will be provided!

Help Spread the Word about this meeting: download meeting flyer

Annual / Special Town Meeting on Monday

The Annual and Special Town Meetings have been set to 7pm on Monday, May 21, 2018 at the Fowler School Auditorium.

There will also be a Year-in-Review presentation beginning at 6:30.  National Honor Society students will be offering free babysitting services onsite throughout the meeting.​

The warrant for the 21-May Annual Town Meeting is available here.

The Finance Committee recommendations for the town meetings is available here.

Please check the Town Meeting page for details on submitting Citizen’s Petitions, timelines, and other documents related to the meetings.

Special Voter Registration Deadline – May 1st

TUESDAY MAY 1, 2018 is the deadline to register to vote for the

ANNUAL TOWN MEETING
on
MONDAY MAY 21, 2018

The Town Clerk’s Office will be open on MAY 1, 2018 from 9:00am until 8:00pm to register voters.

Voter registration forms must be received by the  Board of Registrars or postmarked on or before the  registration deadline for the election or town meeting.

If you have any questions regarding  voter registration or changing party enrollment,  please call the Town Clerk at 978-897-1300

Absentee Ballots are now available for Annual Town Election

Absentee ballots are now available for the Annual Town Election on May 1, 2018

Applications are available from the Town Clerks’ Office (195 Main Street, Town Hall Building, Maynard, MA. 01754)

Voters who are unable to vote on election day because of physical disability, religious beliefs or travel may vote by absentee ballot. State law limits the availability of absentee ballots to the three listed circumstances only. Absentee ballots are not available for mere inconvenience, or because of ordinary commuting-related difficulties.

If you will be absent from Maynard for an extended period of time, you may submit a single application for all elections occurring within the calendar year the application is accepted.

You may vote at the Town Clerk’s Office before the Annual Town Election at a time arranged with the Town Clerk, or you may request to vote by mail.  Be sure to apply early.  Include on the application your name and address as registered, the address you wish the ballot to be mailed and  your own signature.

You must apply for an absentee ballot by 12:00 noon on Monday, April 30, 2018.

If you have any questions regarding absentee voting, please call the Town Clerks’ Office at 897-1300.