Category Archives: General Information

Rabies Clinic – Sat. Apr 3rd

Maynard Pet Owners, the Maynard Animal Control Officer will be hosting a Rabies Clinic on Saturday, April 3 at the Department of Public Works Garage, 38 Winter Street, from 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. The fee is $20.00. CASH ONLY! All dogs must be on leashes/cats in carriers. The Animal Control Officer will come out and take your pet to be vaccinated. The clinic will be run in conjunction with Apple Country Vet Clinic.

Legal Notice: Conscom Public Hearing – Mar 9th

The Maynard Conservation Commission will hold a remote public hearing on Tuesday, March 09, 2021 at 6:30PM via Zoom, relative to the filing of a Notice of Intent under the MA Wetlands Protection Act and the Maynard Wetlands Administration Bylaw, filed by Stonebridge Narrows Condominium Association, 10 Mill Street, Maynard MA 01754. The proposed project includes the removal of multiple trees located within Bordering Vegetated Wetlands and their respective 100-foot Buffer Area, River Bank, the 200 foot Riverfront Area, and within 100-Year Floodplain at 10 Mill Street.

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Legal Notice: Retirement Board Hearing – Mar 25th

At their regularly scheduled monthly meeting held January 28, 2021 at 12:15pm via Zoom, the Maynard Contributory Retirement Board voted to hold a public hearing within the monthly meeting scheduled to be held on Thursday March 25, 2021 at 12:15pm via Zoom.   

All interested parties are encouraged to attend and give testimony prior to the Board taking any action to grant a FY 2022 COLA as allowed under MGL Chapter 32, Section 103(c).

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Request for Volunteers: Board of Health

The Select Board are seeking volunteers to be considered for appointment to the Maynard Board of Health. If interested, please send your contact information, including name, address, email, and phone number, to the town’s Office of Municipal Services (OMS):

24-Feb: The deadline for submissions has been extended to Tuesday, March 23rd.

For information, please visit the Board of Health’s webpage.

DPW: 2021 Water & Sewer Rate Increase

The Department of Public Works through its Water and Sewer Division has the responsibility to review the Enterprise Funding Account and sustainability to provide necessary funding for the yearly operation of both water and sewer, as well as capital improvements to water and sewer infrastructure. The department is responsible to provide clean drinking water and sanitary sewer discharge for the town.

The planning process for reviewing the water and sewer rates began within the DPW in June 2020.  (See the Water Resources and Rate Planning section on the DPW Water & Sewer Division page.) The initial rate recommendation was presented to the Select Board on January 5, 2021.  A public hearing on the rates was held on February 2, 2021 at 8pm.

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2021 Annual Town Census/Street Listing

The annual 2021 Town Census has been mailed to all Maynard households on January 28, 2021. The information from this Census report provides proof of residency, Street Listings, the School Report, Veterans’ Bonuses, housing for the elderly, and related benefits, as well as protection of voting right. The population figure has a bearing on the State and Federal aid Maynard will receive.

Click here to learn more about the annual census or to download a census form if you did not receive one in the mail.

Dog Licenses

The Town Clerk’s office reminds Maynard residents that all dogs, six months of age or older MUST be licensed by February 28, 2021.

Also note that any new dog to Town or recently acquired dog must be licensed within 30 days.

Please note that any dog licensed after February 28, 2021 will be subject to a $25.00 late fee.

Visit the Dog Licensing page for information on how to obtain the license for your dog.

Notice: ConsCom Hearing: Marble Farms – Jan 12

The Maynard Conservation Commission will hold a remote Zoom meeting on Tuesday, January 12, 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 and Regulations filed by David Marks, 10 Maple Street, Maynard, MA, for work associated with the development of a public park within the 100 foot Bordering Wetland Buffer Area at the corner of Acton St, Rockland Ave, and Route 27 (Map 5, Lot 3).

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Legal Notice: ZBA Hearing: 16 Waltham St

Pursuant to Massachusetts General Laws, Chapter 40A s.9 & s.15, the Maynard Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a REMOTE public hearing on Monday, February 22, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. to hear all persons interested in the Petition filed by Christine Tree Legal, 515 Main Street, on behalf of John Morreale, Sr., owner of the subject property located at 16 Waltham Street, Maynard, MA. 

The Petitioner is appealing the Building Commissioner’s Zoning Decision that use of the subject property for more than one dwelling unit is a “Non-Compliant” use which is neither protected as a Pre-Existing Nonconforming Use pursuant to M.G.L. c. 40A Sec.6, nor a use authorized by building permit and begun more than six years ago pursuant to M.G.L. c.40A Sec. 7.  The Petitioner contends on both counts that the current mixed use of the premises for four dwelling units and one office unit is permitted. 

A copy of the application package is on file with the Office of Municipal Services Office, Planning Division and can be provided via email by contacting

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