Special Notices

The third annual 2017 Groton Conservation Forum is intended to provide an opportunity for the conservation organizations active in Groton to discuss mutual concerns and interests, and to explore more cross-boundary cooperation. Thursday, Feb. 23, 6 - 9 PM at the Media Conference Center, Lawrence...
BoS Chairman Petropoulos announced that nomination papers to run for public office are available at Town Clerk’s office. Positions include the Board of Assessors (1), Board of Health (1), Board of Selectmen (2), Commissioner of Trust Funds (1), GELD (1), Housing (1), Parks Dept. (2), Planning Board...
If you’ve thought about applying your skills or pursuing an interest serving in an elected capacity, now is the time! Almost all offices have an expiring terms. Annual Town Election will be May 16. Nomination papers for Groton’s elected offices are available as of February 1, 2017, and are due...
The Northwest Middlesex Community Outreach Initiative Network (COIN) is a ten town collaborative seeking to assist those suffering from substance use and/or mental health disorders by connecting them to services and treatment options available to them. If you are interested in talking with one of...
Informational sessions will be held at the senior center in February in order to inform residents of the needs of Groton’s growing senior population and the adequacy of our current senior center facility to meet their needs. (Four sessions have already been held this month, on January 11, 12, 14,...
Speaking for the Board of Assessors, Assessor Garret Boles advised Selectmen to adopt a single rate for both residential and commercial property. He pointed out that a shift of one cent from the residential rate would cause the commercial rate to increase by 12 cents. Boles said that the town needs...
A majority of the Planning board voted to approve the Indian Hill Site Plan with waivers and certain conditions. Members Barringer, Burke, Giger, Perkins and Vega voted for the plan with Scott Wilson opposed. Member Svarczkopf was absent. The text to the site plan agreement may be seen with this...
A public meeting to review the Complete Streets Committee's draft list of priority projects for Groton sidewalk, crosswalk, and bicycle lane construction; trail construction or extension; and directional and safety signage, will be held at Groton Town Hall on February 2 at 7p.m. in the second floor...
Groton Charter Review Committee will hold two public hearings Wednesday, January 18 at Groton Town Hall, 173 Main Street to solicit comments from town officials and town employees on proposed changes to the Town Charter. One session is scheduled from 10 a.m. to noon and the other from 7 to 9 p.m....
Groton Police Chief Donald Palma reminds residents that Winter Parking Regulations are now in effect. Article IV, Section 5 of the Town Bylaws prohibit parking on any public way for more than one hour between 1 a.m. and 6 a.m. from Nov. 15 to April 15, Offenders will be issued parking tickets. The...

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