Pursuant to Massachusetts General Laws, Chapter 40A s.5 and s.9, the Maynard Planning Board will hold a REMOTE public hearing on Tuesday, September 8, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. to consider the application filed by the owner and petitioner Maynard Crossings JV, LLC – Capital Group Properties, 259 Turnpike Road, Southborough, MA 01772.
The Town of Maynard has contracted with VHB to complete investigations on Town of Maynard drainage infrastructure.
Work will begin the week of August 17, 2020 and continue through September 2020, during the hours of 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Activities will include visual observations, photographs, and water quality sampling, primarily at drainage pipe outlets into ditches and waterbodies. In some cases, VHB staff will need to cross private property to reach drainage pipe outlets. Project staff will be wearing DPW or VHB safety vests.
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the Maynard DPW at 978-897-1317 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Board of Selectmen encourage the public to attend their upcoming meeting scheduled for 7:00pm on Tuesday, August 11, 2020 (via Zoom teleconference), as they deliberate on the proposed revisions to the Fiscal Year 2021 (FY21) General Fund budget. The proposed revision is detailed in a draft warrant article for the Special Town Meeting scheduled for October 5, 2020. The deliberation is expected to be in context of already accepted warrant articles for capital planning, including: the transfer from General Stabilization for the funding of a feasibility study to explore the possibility of replacing/renovating the Green Meadow School; a Debt Exclusion to fund the construction of a new Fire Station; transfers from Capital Stabilization for the procurement of major capital expenditures.
Materials related to these items are found in the Board’s meeting packet.
The Maynard Conservation Commission will hold a remote Zoom meeting on Tuesday, August 11, 2020 at 6:30PM, relative to the filing of a Request for Determination of Applicability under the Massachusetts Wetlands Protection Act and the Maynard Wetlands Administration Bylaw filed by the Stonebridge Narrows Condominium Association of 10 Mill Street, Maynard, MA, for pavement patching, crack sealing, seal coating, and line striping within the Riverfront Area at 10 Mill Street.
Pursuant to Massachusetts General Laws, Chapter 40A s.5, the Maynard Planning Board will hold a remote public hearing on Tuesday, August 11, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. to consider recommending approval of an amendment to the Maynard Protective Zoning By- laws to the October 5, 2020 Special Town Meeting. The proposed amendment consists of the following:
To see if the Town will vote to amend the Town of Maynard Zoning Map to reflect an amendment to the Water Supply Protection District Map dated March 2017 to include the parcels (or portions thereof) as noted on Assessors Map 28, Lot 1; Map 23, Lot 12; Map 24, Lot 14; Map 24, Lot 15; Map 25, Lot 152.1; Map 25, Lot 152.2; and Map 25, 152.3 and which includes a new well source, known as Well 4A, as shown on the Amended Map dated July, 2020 and which is on file in the office of the Town Clerk Office.
Pursuant to Massachusetts General Laws, Chapter 40A s.5, the Maynard Planning Board will hold a remote public hearing on Tuesday, August 11, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. to consider recommending approval of amendments to the Maynard Protective Zoning By- laws to the October 5, 2020 Special Town Meeting.
Pursuant to Massachusetts General Laws, Chapter 40A s.5, the Maynard Planning Board will hold a public meeting remotely to consider adopting revisions to the Planning Board Rules and Regulations including applications and fee schedule, on August 25, 2020 at 7:00 PM.
Pursuant to Massachusetts General Law, Chapter 40A s.5, the Maynard Planning Board will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, July 14, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. via Zoom, to hear all persons interested in the Petition filed by Civico Development, 199 Main Street, Milford, MA 01757, to grant a Special Permit and Site Plan approval with waivers, for the Coolidge School located at 12 Bancroft Street.
Read the full legal notice (includes background information and meeting participation instructions).
The Municipal Vulnerability Preparedness grant program (MVP) provides support for cities and towns in Massachusetts to begin the process of planning for climate change resiliency and implementing priority projects.
In 2019, Maynard applied for a Planning Grant under the MVP program and was selected by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to complete the Community Resilience Building (CRB) Workshop to assess potential climate change impacts, vulnerabilities, and to prioritize actions for enhanced short and long term community sustainability and resilience.
June 22nd at 6:00PM is the Maynard Municipal Vulnerability Listening Session, which will be held virtually on zoom and live streamed on the Town’s Facebook page.
The meeting will be a presentation of the Summary of Findings Report and offer the community a chance for two-way communication with the Town’s MVP Core Team. Continue reading Municipal Vulnerability Preparedness Listening Session – June 22
Application for Outdoor Extension of Premises: Curbside and Parklets
June 15 – November 1, 2020
The Town of Maynard would like to assist businesses in increasing activity and revenues during the COVID-19 pandemic. In response to the Reopening Massachusetts plan the Town of Maynard is allowing businesses to apply to use public right of way (town parking spaces or sidewalks), private property or parking lots to temporarily extend their premises.
The deadline for the first round of public right of way applications is Tuesday, June 9th at 4:00 PM. If equipment and space permits, there may be a future round of applications accepted at a later date.
Please send all applications and questions to email@example.com
REMINDER from the Town Clerk
The Voter Registration Deadline for the June 23, 2020 Annual Town Election
is Friday, June 12, 2020.
In order to register to vote online, you must have a signature on file with the Registry of Motor Vehicles.
If you currently have a Massachusetts driver’s license or state ID card, you may use the online voter registration application to register, update your address, or change your party affiliation.
Voter registration forms submitted online must be submitted by midnight on the date of the voter registration deadline.
If you would prefer to register by mail, you may download the voter registration form by using the following link https://www.sec.state.ma.us/ele/elepdf/Voter-reg-mail-in.pdf
Lastly, if you would prefer to register in person, you may stop by the Police Department at 197 Main Street, to complete a voter registration form.
The DPW’s June 13th Recycling Center, located at the Highway Dept. Garage on 38 Winter Street, will be open to residents. June 13th will include wood chipping, which is an addition not found on the previous released flyers.
The opening of our Recycling Center will come with strictly enforced guidelines that follow CDC recommended safety protocols for both staff and residents. All residents who participate in the Recycling Center services must only have one resident per vehicle, wear masks or face coverings, and use social distancing measures when unloading vehicles.
Public Works staff will guide and assist as needed in this process.
Thank you for your patience with our previous Recycling Center closings.