Applications are available from the Town Clerks’ Office (195 Main Street, Town Hall Building, Maynard, MA. 01754)
Voters who are unable to vote on election day because of physical disability, religious beliefs or travel may vote by absentee ballot. State law limits the availability of absentee ballots to the three listed circumstances only. Absentee ballots are not available for mere inconvenience, or because of ordinary commuting-related difficulties.
If you will be absent from Maynard for an extended period of time, you may submit a single application for all elections occurring within the calendar year the application is accepted.
You may vote at the Town Clerk’s Office before the Annual Town Election at a time arranged with the Town Clerk, or you may request to vote by mail. Be sure to apply early. Include on the application your name and address as registered, the address you wish the ballot to be mailed and your own signature.
You must apply for an absentee ballot by 12:00 noon on Monday, April 30, 2018.
If you have any questions regarding absentee voting, please call the Town Clerks’ Office at 897-1300.
The Town is requesting public input on Maynard’s 2018 Community Development Strategy (CDS, click link to view the most recent draft). The CDS identifies and provides a comprehensive approach to address Maynard’s community development needs and priorities. The CDS is necessary to apply for the Town’s 2018 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) grant request.
The public is welcome to attend and comment on a presentation on the CDS at the Economic Development Commitee meeting of January 31 at 6:30 PM in Town Hall. The presentation will be made by town consultant Bill Scanlan. Feedback on the CDS can also be forwarded to BNemser@townofmaynard.net or provided to the Office of Municipal Services in Town Hall.
Please be advised that the Maynard Board of Selectmen, acting at their December 19, 2017 meeting voted: “To set the date and time of a Special Town Meeting (STM) as 7:00 PM. on Monday, March 26, 2018 and to designate the Fowler School Auditorium at 3 Tiger Drive as the location for this Special Town Meeting.”
Citizen’s petitions must be submitted with the question presented at the top of each side of the signature page. They must be submitted to the Town Clerks Office and certified by the Town Clerk in order to be included on the warrant.