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Public Hearing Notice

Revisions to Board of Health Regulations

   In accordance with the provisions of the Code of Groton, the Board of Health will hold a public hearing on Monday, May 1, 2023 at 7:30 PM in the Town Hall to consider revisions to the following Chapters of Division 3, Board of Health Regulations:

• Chapter 307 Solid Waste

• Chapter 315 Subsurface Sewage Disposal Regulations

• Chapter 322 Tobacco

• Chapter 330 Wells

   The proposed revisions to the Regulations are posted on the Town’s Website at:

https://www.grotonma.gov/government/boards-and-committees/board-of-health/

   Copies of the proposed revisions to the regulations are on file in the Town Clerk’s office and the Board of Health office at the Town Hall. The Town of Groton does not discriminate on the basis of disability. Further, a signed translation of this public hearing will be provided for the hearing impaired upon request by contacting the Board of Health office at (978) 448-1120 at least one week prior to the hearing.  

Board of Health

Michelle Collette, Chair

April 14 & 21, 2023 J

 

LEGAL NOTICE

TOWN OF GROTON

TOWN MEETING

    There will be a Spring Town Meeting on Saturday, April 29, 2023, at 9:00 A.M., Groton Dunstable Middle School Center for the Arts, Main Street, Groton, MA. The purpose of this Town Meeting will be to vote on articles contained in the April 29, 2023 Spring Town Meeting Warrant being mailed to all residents on April 14, 2023. All interested parties are encouraged to attend.

SELECT BOARD

John F. Reilly, Chair

Rebecca H. Pine, Vice Chair 

Matthew F. Pisani, Clerk 

Peter S. Cunningham, Member

Alison S. Manugian, Member

April 7, 14, 2023 I

NOTICE

GROTON WATER DEPARTMENT

SEASONAL WATER MAIN FLUSHING

   The Groton Water Department will begin its annual flushing of the water distribution system on Tuesday, April 11, 2023 thru Tuesday, May 2, 2023. All water main flushing occurs during the daytime hours only. We anticipate the flushing program will take approximately three weeks to complete. You will experience low water pressure and discolored water during the flushing effort and we apologize for this inconvenience. 

   If you experience a prolonged period of discolored water, please run numerous cold water taps simultaneously for five to 10 minutes or until it clears up.

   This is the time to thoroughly flush your hot water tank.

   The water distribution system flushing program is subject to change without notice and the dates listed below are approximate only!

Please be sure to call our offices between the hours of 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. for the most up to date location of the Flushing Program or check our web site at www.grotonwater.org

Area 1 - April 11, 12 & 13: Orchard Lane, Schoolhouse Road, Hemlock Park Drive, Chestnut Hill Road; 12th and 13th - Martins Pond Road Hollis Street, Champney Street, Middle School Complex, Main Street, Lowell Road, Lost Lake Drive.

Dead- Ends – April 14: Lost Lake Area, Common Street, Longley Road, Sheple Lane , Deerfield Drive, Allans Trail

Area 2 - April 19 and 20: Duck Pond Drive, Hidden Valley Road, Whiley Road, Boston Road, Forge Village Road, Hayden Road, Sandy Pond Road, Robin Hill Road, Quail Ridge Road, Stonebridge / Old Carriage Path, Gilson Road and Bayberry Road. 

Area 3 - April 25: Old Ayer Road, Boston Road, Lovers Lane, Elm Street, Pleasant Street, Farmers Row to Broad Meadow, Lawrence Academy Campus.

Area 4 – April 26:  Farmers ROW, Higley Street, Groton School Campus, Shirley Street, Joy Lane, Culver Street, Smith, Dolan Drive.

Area 5 – April 27:  West Street, Whiting Avenue, Hillside Avenue, Fairview Avenue, Mill Street, Gratuity Road, Fitch’s Bridge Road, Nod Road, North Main Street, Riverbend Drive, Wintergreen Lane.

Area 6 – May 2: Cow Pond Road, Painted Post, Amanda’s Way, and all other dead-ends and side streets.

   If you have any questions regarding the flushing program, specific daily locations or if you are experiencing prolonged periods of dirty and/or discolored water, please contact the Water Department Office during our business hours, Monday 8-7 Wednesday-Thursday 8-4 and Friday 8-1 at 448-1122.

4/7/2023, 4/14/2023, 4/21/2023

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Commonwealth of Massachusetts

The Trial Court

Probate and Family Court

Middlesex Probate 

and Family Court

10-U Commerce Way

Woburn, MA 01801

(781) 865-4000

Docket No. MI23P1844EA

CITATION ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION

Estate of: Howard Kessler

Also known as: Howard F Kessler

Date of Death: 12/07/2022

To all interested persons:

A Petition for Formal Probate of Will with Appointment of Personal Representative has been filed by

Linda J Kessler of Groton MA

requesting that the Court enter a formal Decree and Order and for such other relief as requested in the Petition. The Petitioner requests that:

Linda J Kessler of Groton MA

be appointed as Personal Representative(s) of said estate to serve Without Surety on the bond in unsupervised administration

IMPORTANT NOTICE

You have the right to obtain a copy of the Petition from the Petitioner or at the Court. You have a right to object to this proceeding. To do so, you or your attorney must file a written appearance and objection at this Court before: 10:00 a.m. on the return day of 04/21/2023.

This Is NOT a hearing date, but a deadline by which you must file a written appearance and objection if you object to this proceeding. If you fail to file a timely written appearance and objection followed by an affidavit of objections within thirty (30) days of the return day, action may be taken without further notice to you.

UNSUPERVISED ADMINISTRATION UNDER THE MASSACHUSETTS UNIFORM PROBATE CODE (MUPC)

A Personal Representative appointed under the MUPC In an unsupervised administration is not required to file an inventory or annual accounts with the Court. Persons interested in the estate are entitled tonotice regarding the administration directly from the Personal Representative and may petition the Court in any matter relating to the estate, including the distribution of assets and expenses of administration.

WITNESS, Hon. Maureen H Monks, First Justice of this Court.

Date: April 06, 2023

Tara E. DeCristofaro, Register of Probate

4/14/2023 G

 

NOTICE OF MORTGAGEE'S SALE OF REAL ESTATE

Premises: 198 Lost Lake Drive, Groton, Massachusetts

   By virtue and in execution of the Power of Sale contained in a certain mortgage given by Mark A. Piche to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., as mortagge, as nominee for Ross Mortgage, its successors and assigns said mortgage dated September 28, 2018, and recorded in the Middlesex County (Southern District) Registry of Deeds, in Book 71694 at Page 446 and now held by Flagstar Bank, N.A. f/k/a Flagstar Bank, FSB  by virtue of an assignment from Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., as mortgagee, as nominee for Ross Mortgage, its successors and assigns to Flagstar Bank, N.A. f/k/a Flagstar Bank, FSB  dated December 4, 2019 and recorded in the Middlesex County (Southern District) Registry of Deeds, in Book 73784 at Page 199 for breach of the conditions in said mortgage and for the purpose of foreclosing the same, will be sold at Public Auction on May 18, 2023 at 10:00 AM Local Time upon the premises, all and singular the premises described in said mortgage, to wit:

Closing date: September 2018

Borrower(s): Mark A Piche

Property 198 Lost Lake Drive, Groton, Massachusetts 01450

Address: 

Tract 1:

   A certain tract or parcel of land, with the buildings and improvements thereon, situated in Groton, being shown as Lots 1271, 1272, 1273 and 1274 on a plan entitled "Plan of Lost Lake, Groton, Mass.", Shed and Leary Engineers, which said plan is duly recorded with the Middlesex County Registry of Deeds, Southern District, as File Plan 844, which said premises are bounded and described as follows:

   NORTHEASTERLY by Lost Lake Drive, approximately, 98.00 feet; SOUTHEASTERLY by Cedar Road, approximately 90.00 feet; SOUTHWESTERLY by Lot 1359, approximately 75.00 feet; and NORTHWESTERLY by Lot 1270, approximately 98.00 feet.

   Containing 8,000 square feet, more or less.

TRACT 2:

   A certain tract or parcel of land, with the buildings and improvements thereon, situated in Groton, being shown as Parcel A-I on plan entitled "Plan of Land in Groton, Mass. owned by: Gerard J. Mazola & James D'Agostine, Bk 15695 Page 443, Scale 1”=20', Date: September 24, 1984, Highland Land Surveyors, Inc., 69 Maple Street, Marlboro, Mass.", and recorded with Middlesex South District Registry of Deeds at Book 16127 Page 552.

   Containing 420 square feet, more or less.

   A deed from Angela Gilli n/k/a Angela Catalanotti to Mark A Piche to be recorded herewith.

   The description of the property that appears in the mortgage to be foreclosed shall control in the event of a typographical error in this publication.

   For Mortgagors’ Title see deed dated September 28, 2018, and recorded in Book 71694 at Page 441 with the Middlesex County (Southern District) Registry of Deeds.

   TERMS OF SALE: Said premises will be sold and conveyed subject to all liens, encumbrances, unpaid taxes, tax titles, municipal liens and assessments, if any, which take precedence over the said mortgage above described.

   FIVE THOUSAND ($5,000.00) Dollars of the purchase price must be paid by a certified check, bank treasurer's or cashier's check at the time and place of the sale by the purchaser.  The balance of the purchase price shall be paid in cash, certified check, bank treasurer's or cashier's check within sixty (60) days after the date of sale. 

   Other terms to be announced at the sale.

BENDETT & MCHUGH, PC

270 Farmington Avenue

Farmington, CT  06032

Attorney for Flagstar Bank, N.A. f/k/a Flagstar Bank, FSB 

Present Holder of the Mortgage

(860) 677-2868

4/14, 4/21. 4/28/2023 F

 

 

LEGAL NOTICE

GROTON HISTORIC DISTRICTS COMMISSION

PUBLIC HEARING

11 Lowell Road

ASSESSORS MAP 113-11

   In accordance with the provisions of Massachusetts General Laws, Chapter 40C, the Groton Historic Districts Commission (GHDC) will hold a Public Hearing on Tuesday, April 25th, 2023, at 8:00 pm at The Groton Town Hall, First Floor Meeting Room, 173 Main Street, Groton, MA 01450. This meeting will be held to consider the application submitted by the owner, Groton Lowell Road LLC, seeking a Certificate of Appropriateness for 11 Lowell Road, Assessors Map 113-11 to renovate the exterior of the building. Copies of the application and supporting materials are available for review by contacting the GHDC via the Land Use Dept, 2nd floor of the Town Hall.

Peter Benedict, Chair

Historic Districts Commission

4/7 and 4/14/2023 D

LEGAL NOTICE

GROTON HISTORIC DISTRICTS COMMISSION

PUBLIC HEARING

58 Hollis Street

ASSESSORS MAP 112-113

   In accordance with the provisions of Massachusetts General Laws, Chapter 40C, the Groton Historic Districts Commission (GHDC) will hold a Public Hearing on Tuesday, April 25th, 2023, at 7:50 pm at The Groton Town Hall, First Floor Meeting Room, 173 Main Street, Groton, MA 01450. This meeting will be held to consider the application submitted by owners, Luke and Katie Kenney, seeking a Certificate of Appropriateness for 58 Hollis Street, Assessors Map 112-113 to install a fieldstone retaining wall. Copies of the application and supporting materials are available for review by contacting the GHDC via the Land Use Dept, 2nd floor of the Town Hall.

Peter Benedict, Chair

Historic Districts Commission

4/7 and 4/14/2023 C

 

LEGAL NOTICE

GROTON HISTORIC DISTRICTS COMMISSION

PUBLIC HEARING

28 Willowdale Rd

ASSESSORS MAP 112-130

   In accordance with the provisions of Massachusetts General Laws, Chapter 40C, the Groton Historic Districts Commission (GHDC) will hold a Public Hearing on Tuesday, April 25th, 2023, at 7:40 pm at The Groton Town Hall, First Floor Meeting Room, 173 Main Street, Groton, MA 01450. This meeting will be held to consider the application submitted by John A. Walker, seeking a Certificate of Appropriateness for 28 Willowdale Rd, Assessors Map 112-130 to repaint existing white masonry existing walls, existing green vinyl siding exterior walls, and black vinyl shutters to (3) exterior windows at the south end elevation facing Hollis Street. Copies of the application and supporting materials are available for review by contacting the GHDC via the Land Use Dept, 2nd floor of the Town Hall.

Peter Benedict, Chair

Historic Districts Commission

4/7 and 4/14/2023 B

 

LEGAL NOTICE

GROTON HISTORIC DISTRICTS COMMISSION

PUBLIC HEARING

240 Main Street

Kilbourn Place, LLC

ASSESSORS MAP 112-90

   In accordance with the provisions of Massachusetts General Laws, Chapter 40C, the Groton Historic Districts Commission (GHDC) will hold a Public Hearing on Tuesday, April 25th, 2023, at 7:30 pm at The Groton Town Hall, First Floor Meeting Room, 173 Main Street, Groton, MA 01450. This meeting will be held to consider the application submitted by Gus Widmayer, seeking a Certificate of Appropriateness for 240 Main Street, Assessors Map 112-90 to remove the balustrade from the roofline. Copies of the application and supporting materials are available for review by contacting the GHDC via the Land Use Dept, 2nd floor of the Town Hall.

Peter Benedict, Chair

Historic Districts Commission

4/7 and 4/14/2023A

 

LEGAL NOTICE

TOWN OF GROTON

TOWN MEETING

    There will be a Spring Town Meeting on Saturday, April 29, 2023, at 9:00 A.M., Groton Dunstable Middle School Center for the Arts, Main Street, Groton, MA. The purpose of this Town Meeting will be to vote on articles contained in the April 29, 2023 Spring Town Meeting Warrant being mailed to all residents on April 14, 2023. All interested parties are encouraged to attend.

SELECT BOARD

John F. Reilly, Chair

Rebecca H. Pine, Vice Chair 

Matthew F. Pisani, Clerk 

Peter S. Cunningham, Member

Alison S. Manugian, Member

April 7, 14, 2023 I

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Groton Herald

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 610, Groton, Massachusetts 01450
 

Office
145 Main Street, Groton, Massachusetts 014510
[Prescott Community Center]
 

Telephone: 978-448-6061
 

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