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DPW Notice of Sidewalk Construction

Sidewalk construction is scheduled to begin the week of Monday October 29th, 2018. Construction activities include excavation, sidewalk paving and roadway paving. The Town of Maynard has contracted with Detour Construction LLC to complete the construction services. 

Locations are as follows:

  • Summer Street – Brooks Street to Apple Ridge Road
  • Great Road – Tiger Drive to Winter Street

Once construction is started, no on-street parking will be allowed until all construction activities are completed. 

As construction progress, homeowners on affected roadways may not be able to access their driveway with vehicles when crews are excavating and paving sidewalks directly adjacent to the property. Individual driveway work may take 2-3 days to complete at each location. Temporary walkways will be installed over the sidewalk while it cures to allow for pedestrian access to each property during construction. We apologize for any inconvenience. 

Construction will start on Summer Street at Brooks Street the week of October 29th, and will continue through the above listed streets. Construction is scheduled to continue through the fall, weather permitting. Construction will continue in spring of 2019. 

If you have any questions please contact the Maynard DPW at 978-897-1317 or DPW@townofmaynard.net.

Notice: Town Ordered Auction – Sherman Street

Under the provisions of Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 60, Section 79, the Town of Maynard, through its Tax Title Custodian, will sell at public auction on Monday, November 5, 2018 at 11:00 AM, the following described parcel located in Maynard, Massachusetts:

  • Sherman Street (Parcel ID: 019.0–0000–0113.A)

The parcel is 3675 square feet of vacant land.

Bidder Registration for the auction to begin at 10:30 AM at the Maynard Town Hall, 195 Main St., Maynard, MA 01754

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Open Space & Recreation Survey

Maynard is interested in hearing from you! The Town is preparing a seven year plan to guide the Town on how it should enhance its park, open space, and recreation resources while setting direction for future use, maintenance, and improvement. This means that we need your views on what the key priorities should be! Tell us your views.

Click here to complete the survey online.  For a hard copy visit Town Hall, the Library, or the Council of Aging. Please complete by: November 9th, 2018.

To find out more! Please contact Kaitlin Young, Conservation Agent/Asst. Town Planner atkyoung@townofmaynard.net

Roadway Construction starting October 15th

Roadway construction is scheduled to begin the week of Monday October 15th. Construction activities include excavation, sewer pipe installation, manhole repair and roadway paving. The Town of Maynard has contracted with N. Granese & Sons, Inc to complete the roadway and sewer construction services.

Locations are as follows:

  • Powder Mill Road
  • Hayes Street
  • Harrison Street
  • Parker Street
  • Burns Court
  • Old Marlboro Road
  • Waltham Street
  • McKinley Street

Once construction is started, no on-street parking will be allowed until all construction activities are completed.

Construction will start on Powder Mill Road the week of October 15th, and will continue through the above listed streets. Construction is scheduled to continue through January, weather permitting.

If you have any questions please contact the Maynard DPW at 978-897-1317 or DPW@townofmaynard.net.

Public Hearings – Cable Television – Nov 7th

The Board of Selectmen of the Town of Maynard (the cable television license issuing authority), will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, November 7, 2018  at the Maynard Town Hall,  Michael J. Gianotis Meeting Room, Maynard, MA 01754, pursuant to 207 C.M.R. 3.05 and any applicable cable television renewal license, laws, regulations or requirements regarding the renewal of the cable television license of:

Special Town Meeting – Nov 8th

Please be advised that the Maynard Board of Selectmen, acting at their October 2, 2018 meeting voted: “To set the date and time of a Special Town Meeting (STM) as 7:00 PM on Thursday, November 8, 2018, and to designate the Fowler School Auditorium at 3 Tiger Drive as the location for this Special Town Meeting.”

STM Warrant will be available at Town Hall on October 25, 2018 or download it here.

6-Nove: Please visit the Town Meeting page for additional documents (Citizens’ Petition handout, Town Counsel opinion)

Finance Committee Public Hearing – October 22

The Finance Committee held a public hearing on October 22 at the Maynard Town Building, Room 101, to present background information and its recommendations on the warrant article for the Special Town Meeting to be held on November 8.  All town residents were welcome and invited to provide input to the Finance Committee on the warrant article.

Master Plan Steering Committee at Maynard Fest this weekend

Members of the Master Plan Steering Committee will be at the Maynardfest in Downtown Maynard on Saturday, September 29 from 9AM until 3:30 PM! Stop by to say hello and learn about the Town’s Master Planning efforts, the current phase of data collection and hear about all the info available atwww.maynardmp.com

You can also provide feedback and ideas to the MPSC at a Community Meeting on October 10th at the Maynard Public library (starting at 6pm).

Early Voting for Nov 6th State Election

The Town Clerk’s office would like to remind you that registered voters will be able to vote before Election Day in Massachusetts. Early voting will begin on October 22, 2018  and continue through November 2nd, 2018 until 12:00 Noon.

Prior to the enactment of this law, the only way a registered voter was allowed to vote prior to Election Day was through absentee voting. Although absentee voting will still be available for registered voters who qualify, only those who will be absent from their city or town on Election Day, or have a disability that prevents them from going to the polls, or have a religious belief preventing the same, are legally allowed to vote by absentee ballot.

Learn more about early voting in Maynard and how to register to vote in this upcoming election.