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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 16, 2024, at 7:45 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 Jake Penney, seeking a Certificate of Appropriateness for 274 Main Street, Assessors Map 112-84 to repair and/or replace the exterior siding, trim, windows, doors and exterior lights. 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

3/29/2024 and 4/5/2024 B

 

The Groton Water Department will begin its annual flushing of the water distribution system on Tuesday, April 9th, 2024 thru Thursday, April 25th, 2024. 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. Please be patient with us as we flush the water mains.

If you experience a prolonged period of discolored water, please run numerous cold water taps simultaneously for 5 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 8:00 A.M. to 2:00 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 9th, 10th & 11th: Orchard Lane, Schoolhouse Road, Hemlock Park Drive, Chestnut Hill Road; Martins Pond Road Hollis Street, Champney Street, Middle School Complex, Main Street, Lowell Road, Lost Lake Drive.

Dead- Ends – April 12th: Lost Lake Area, Common Street, Longley Road, Sheple Lane, Deerfield Drive, Allans Trail,

Area 2 - April 16th and 17th: 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 18th: Cow Pond Road, Painted Post, Amanda’s Way, and other dead-ends and side streets.

Area 4 - April 23rd: Old Ayer Road, Boston Road, Lovers Lane, Elm Street, Pleasant Street, Farmers Row to Broad Meadow, Lawrence Academy Campus.

Area 5 – April 24th:  Farmers ROW, Higley Street, Groton School Campus, Shirley Street, Joy Lane, Culver Street, Smith, Dolan Drive.

Area 6 – April 25th:  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.

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.

4/5/2024 C

 

17 School St.

ASSESSORS MAP 112-77

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 16, 2024, 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 Collin Thomas, seeking a Certificate of Appropriateness for 17 School Street, Assessors Map 112-77 to construct a post and split rail fence around the property. 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

3/29/2024 and 4/5/2024 A

 

Middlesex Probate and Family Court

10-U Commerce Way

Woburn, MA 01801

(781) 865-4000

Docket No. MI24P1372EA

CITATION ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION

Estate of: Stephen Douglas Gallipeau

Also known as: Stephen D. Gallipeau, Stephen Gallipeau

Date of Death: 1/20/2024

To all interested persons:

A Petition for Formal Adjudication of Intestacy and Appointment of Personal Representative has been filed by Cassandra Wilson of Sandwich, 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:

Cassandra Wilson of Sandwich, 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 04/18/2024.

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 to notice 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. Terri L. Klug Cafazzo, First Justice of this Court.

Date: March 21,2024

Tara E. DeCristofaro, Register of Probate

3/29/2024 F

 

Middlesex Probate and Family Court

10-U Commerce Way

Woburn, MA 01801

(781) 865-4000

Docket No. MI24P597EA

CITATION ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION

Estate of: Kristine Sampson

Date of Death: 12/30/2023

To all interested persons:

A Petition for Formal Adjudication of Intestacy and Appointment of Personal Representative has been filed by Stephen M Sampson 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:

Stephen M Sampson 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 04/19/2024.

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 to notice 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. Terri L. Klug Cafazzo, First Justice of this Court.

Date: March 22,2024

Tara E. DeCristofaro, Register of Probate

3/29/2024 C

 

In accordance with the Massachusetts Wetlands Protection Act, M.G.L Ch. 131, Sec. 40 and the Groton Wetlands Protection Bylaw, the Groton Conservation Commission will hold a public meeting on Tuesday April 9th, 2024 at 6:30 p.m. to consider a Notice of Intent filed by Heather Wilson for the construction of an attached garage and addition within the buffer zone. 

The property is 293 Reedy Meadow Rd, (Groton Assessor’s Parcel 230-32). The meeting will be held in-person at the Groton Town Hall, second floor meeting room, and virtually via Zoom - please see https://www.grotonma.gov/events/ or call/email the office of the Conservation Commission at 978-448-1106 or conservation@grotonma.gov for details.

Respectfully Submitted,

Eileen McHugh, Chair

Groton Conservation Commission

3/29/2024 E

 

In accordance with the Massachusetts Wetlands Protection Act, M.G.L Ch. 131, Sec. 40 and the Groton Wetlands Protection Bylaw, the Groton Conservation Commission will hold a public meeting on Tuesday April 9th, 2024 at 6:30 p.m. to consider a Notice of Intent filed by John Petropoulos for the removal of an existing barn and the construction of a garage within the 100-foot buffer zone.

The property is 18 Kemp St, (Groton Assessor’s Parcel 104-17). The meeting will be held in-person at the Groton Town Hall, second floor meeting room, and virtually via Zoom - please see https://www.grotonma.gov/events/ or call/email the office of the Conservation Commission at 978-448-1106 or conservation@grotonma.gov for details.

Respectfully Submitted,

Eileen McHugh, Chair

Groton Conservation Commission

3/29/2024 D

 

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 16, 2024, at 7:45 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 Jake Penney, seeking a Certificate of Appropriateness for 274 Main Street, Assessors Map 112-84 to repair and/or replace the exterior siding, trim, windows, doors and exterior lights. 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

3/29/2024 and 4/5/2024 B

 

  In accordance with the Massachusetts Wetlands Protection Act, M.G.L Ch. 131, Sec. 40 and the Groton Wetlands Protection Bylaw, the Groton Conservation Commission will hold a public meeting on Tuesday April 9th, 2024 at 6:30 p.m. to consider a Request for Determination of Applicability filed by John Ponti for the removal of a dead tree within a wetland. 

   The subject property is at Bradley Drive, (Groton Assessor’s Parcel 103-35). The meeting will be held in-person at the Groton Town Hall, second floor meeting room, and virtually via Zoom - please see https://www.grotonma.gov/events/ or call/email the office of the Conservation Commission at 978-448-1106 or conservation@grotonma.gov for details.

Respectfully Submitted,

Groton Conservation Commission

3/22/2024 E

The Groton-Dunstable Regional School District is seeking sealed Bids for a contractor to perform Trash Removal & Recycling Services for the Groton-Dunstable Regional School District.

Bids may be obtained, beginning at 8:00AM on Monday, March 25, 2024 at:

Groton-Dunstable Regional School District

Office of the Director of Finance and Operations

Attn:  Sherry Kersey

344 Main Street

Groton, Massachusetts 01450

(978) 448-5505 x7814

Note:  it is preferred that bid documents be distributed electronically.  Bid documents can be requested via email at skersey@gdrsd.org.  Arrangements can be made for IFB package pickup if necessary.

All bids must be received no later than 11:00AM, Thursday, April 11, 2024 at the Groton-Dunstable Regional School District, Office of the Director of Finance and Operations, Attn:  Sherry Kersey, 344 Main Street, Groton, Massachusetts 01450.

All bids must be submitted in a sealed envelope and clearly marked:

“Groton-Dunstable Regional School District Trash Removal & Recycling Services Bid”

At 11:00AM, all bids will be publicly opened and read aloud.

The Groton-Dunstable Regional School District, the awarding authority, reserves the right to accept or reject any or all bids, waive any informality, investigate the ability of vendors to honor a bid, and select a bid and award a contract considered to be in the best interest of the Groton-Dunstable Regional School District.

3/22/2024 C

 

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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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