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Level 1 Water Restrictions effective May 1, 2020 through Oct 1, 2020

As stated in Special Condition 8 of the Massachusetts Water Management Acts permit the Maynard Public Water Supply is required to implement and enforce a non-essential outdoor water use restriction starting May 1, 2020 through October 1, 2020.  (Approved by the Select Board on April 14, 2020.)

Under the Level 1 Water Use Restriction, non-essential outdoor water use is prohibited between the hours of 9:00 AM and 5:00 PM.  

For more information (including restricted and acceptable outdoor water uses) please visit the DPW Water Restrictions page.

Trash Sticker Price Increase

Effective January 1, 2020 the Town of Maynard’s “Pay-As-You-Throw” program implemented changes to the sticker price and usage requirements for Town wide solid waste pickup to the following amounts:

Trash Item CURRENT Price
Effective January 1, 2020
OLD Price
15-gallon bag sticker $2.00 $1.00
32-gallon bag sticker $4.00 $2.00
Bulk items that weigh less than 39 lbs. or up to three feet long $14.00 $10.00

 Please visit the DPW’s Solid Waste and Recycling page for the details and background of this change.