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Legal Notice: Rockland Ave Acceptance – May 9th

Notice is hereby given, on May 9, 2019 at 7:00 P.M. at Town Hall, 195 Main Street, Room 101, Soup Campbell Meeting Room, Maynard, MA, the Board of Selectmen will vote pursuant to Mass. General Law Chapter 82, §22, to lay out Rockland Avenue as a public way to be considered for acceptance at the May 20, 2019 Annual Town Meeting. The plan showing the location and boundaries of the layout is available for viewing at the Town Clerk’s Office, 195 Main Street, Maynard, MA and the Middlesex South Registry of Deeds as Plan 1009 of 2000.

The Public are welcome to attend.

Hydrant Flushing Program Begins for 2019

The Town of Maynard Department of Public Works will begin annual hydrant flushing starting the week of April 23, 2019. The Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection encourages all public water supplies to complete hydrant flushing as part the water distribution system maintenance program.

Click here to learn more about the program and what you need to do as a home or business owner when flushing is occurring in your area.

Roadway Construction Notices

Roadway construction began the week of October 15, 2018. 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.

UPDATE: 22-Apr-2019: Please be advised, the 129 Parker Street Downstream Sewer Project is progressing and construction will conclude on Powder Mill Road by May 3rd. Project construction will begin on Waltham Street beginning on May 6th for three weeks. Powder Mill and Waltham Streets are scheduled to be repaved during the Summer of 2019.

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

Town of Maynard Encourages Residents to do their Civic “Doody” by Scooping the Poop

Maynard officials are reminding residents of their civic “doody” to scoop the poop in public areas and in their yards.

“Pet waste is more than a smelly nuisance. It can make people sick and pollute our local waterways,” says Kaitlin Young, Maynard’s Conservation Agent and Assistant Town Planner. “That’s why we’re asking dog owners to not only pick up after their pets, but to place their pet waste bags in a trash can.”

Scooping up pet waste in public areas is important for keeping Maynard clean and inviting to both residents and visitors. But it’s just as important to properly dispose of your pet waste too. When you walk your dog, make sure to carry a plastic bag with you. That way, you can pick up pet waste and dispose of it properly by throwing it in a trash can.

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Disabled and Elderly Property Tax Relief Fund Committee Seeks Members

A new committee is forming to manage the Disabled and Elderly Property Tax Relief Fund.

The committee will be made up of the Chairperson of the Board of Assessors, the Town Treasurer, and three residents appointed by the Select Board.  The purpose of the Committee is to carry out the provisions of MGL c 60 s 3D to provide aid to elderly and disabled persons of low income to defray real estate taxes.

If you would like to serve on this committee please send a brief email stating your background and why you would be interested to:

Legal Notice: Planning Board – Greenstar Herbals – May 14th

Pursuant to Massachusetts General Laws, Chapter 40A s.5, the Maynard Planning Board will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, May 14, 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 Thomas Morey, President, Greenstar Herbals, Inc., 310 Flagg Hill Road, Boxborough, MA 01719.

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 retail establishment in the Central Business zoning district at 24 Main Street, Maynard, MA 01754.

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.   (The application package and other background information can be found on the Marijuana Commerce Information page.