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Dog License Reminder

The Town Clerk’s office reminds residents that Dog License Renewals are due by February 28, 2019.

  • Spayed or Neutered $10, intact $15- payment by cash or check.
  • A copy of a current rabies certificate must be submitted .
  • Mail payment and forms along with a S.A.S.E (self addressed stamped envelope) to Town Clerks office.

After Feb 28th a $25 PER DOG late fee will incur.

For more information visit the Dog License and Dog Regulations pages.

*If you have already have sent in your forms and payment and have not yet received your tags this notice does NOT apply to you. You will be receiving you tags shortly. Thank you for your patience.

Planning Board Public Hearing – Wellspring – Feb 12th

Pursuant to Massachusetts General Laws, Chapter 40A s.5, the Maynard Planning Board will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at 7:00 PM at the Maynard Town Building, 195 Main Street, Maynard, Soup Campbell Room, to hear all persons interested in the Petition filed by Mass Wellspring LLC., 18 Powdermill Road, Acton, MA 01720.

Consistent with Sections 3.0, 7.9, 9.4.6 and 10.4 of the Zoning By-laws, and the Planning Board Rules and Regulations, the petitioner is requesting a Special Permit to operate a marijuana retailer establishment in the Central Business zoning district at 4-12 Nason Street.

A copy of the application package is on file with the Office of Municipal Services, Planning Division and can be viewed during normal business hours.

Annual/Special Town Meeting – May 20, 2019

To All Citizens of the Town of Maynard and Other Interested Parties:

Please be advised that the Maynard Board of Selectmen, acting at their December 18, 2018 Board of Selectmen meeting, voted five to zero: “To set the date, time and place of the Annual and Special Town Meeting on Monday, May 20, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. respectively and to designate the Fowler School Auditorium on Tiger Drive as the location for the Annual and Special Town Meetings.”

For more information on timeline and petitions please visit the Town Meeting page.

Nomination Papers Available

Nomination papers will be available, Monday, January 7, 2019 for the Annual Town Election, 

Tuesday, May 7, 2019. The last day to obtain papers is Friday, March 15, 2019 at 5:00 p.m.

The following offices are open on the Election:

  • 1 Selectmen for a term of three years
  • 1 School Committee member for a term of three years
  • 1 School Committee member for a term of one year (to fill a vacancy)
  • 1 Regional Vocational School Committee member for a term of four years
  • 1 Trustee of Public Library for a term of three years

50 valid Maynard voter signatures are required.

Nomination papers are available at the Town Clerk’s Office, Town Hall, 195 Main Street.

If you have any questions, please call 978-897-1300

PZRR Season FIVE – Dec 4th, 4pm on WAVM

Who said planning and zoning has to be bureaucratic, monochromatic, asthmatic, systematic, autocratic or dull? Well it isn’t…at least for one hour!

Join Maynard Town Planner Bill Nemser as he fills you in on all the latest planning related news, discusses place-making trends in the Metrowest Region and presents an assortment of exciting guests all the while weaving it all into an eclectic musical tapestry of hits, misses and classics from all genres! And best of all, the infamous “Think You Know Maynard?” trivia game!

The Planning Zoning Rock and Rolling Radio Hour was awarded the 2016 Media Award by the Massachusetts Chapter of the American Planning Association for excellence in comprehensive coverage of a planning or development issue.

Season Five of “Planning, Zoning, Rock and Rolling” continues Tuesday December 4, 2018 at 4PM! Listen live on WAVM 97.1 or online at http://wavm.org/listen-live/

Protecting water resources is on everybody’s mind but a hard fact is that municipal storm drain systems are a major source of pollutants to waters of the Commonwealth. Over 200 Massachusetts towns discharge stormwater under U.S. EPA’s NPDES Municipal Separate Storm Sewer Systems permit (the MS4 Permit). This 5-year permit, jointly issued by EPA and MassDEP, requires towns to meet minimum control measures.

How is Maynard preparing to meet that challenge? Join us as we explore this crucial issue with Town Consultant Lori Kennedy of VHB and Maynard Conservation Agent Katie Young. They will explain what Maynard is doing and how it will affect us all.

Another “do not miss” episode for anyone interested in Maynard’s cultural, economic and community development!

Overnight Parking Restrictions

OVERNIGHT PARKING RESTRICTIONS

From December 1st 2018 to March 15, 2019 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.