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PUBLIC NOTICE
The Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at 8:00 pm in the Town Hall, upstairs to convene the hearing for the application of Geoffrey Tompkins and Kimberly Eckert Tompkins, 432 Martins Pond Rd., Groton, MA, for a special permit to allow the alteration of a non-conforming structure for a garage on Lot 233-105, 432 Martins Pond Rd., Groton, MA. Please refer to Section 218-6 and any other applicable section of the Groton Zoning By-Law. This legal notice shall publish at www.masspublishers.org.
Cynthia Maxwell, Chairman
10/18 and 10/25/19 E
NOTICE: 
GROTON WATER DEPARTMENT
SEASONAL WATER MAIN FLUSHING
The Groton Water Department will begin its annual flushing of the water distribution system on Tuesday, October 11th thru Thursday, October 30th, 2019. All water main flushing occurs during the daytime. We anticipate the flushing program will take approximately three weeks to complete. You will experience discolored water and Low pressure during the flushing effort and we apologize for this inconvenience.
In the event that you experience a prolonged period of discolored water, run all of your cold water taps 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 4:00 P.M. for the most up to date location of the Flushing Program or check our web site at www.grotonwater.org
• Area 1 – Oct. 11: Orchard Lane, Chestnut Hill Road, Schoolhouse Road, Hemlock Park Drive to the Baddacook Well.
• Area 2 – Oct. 15 & 16: Martins Pond Road, Hollis Street, Champney Street, Middle School Complex and Main Street. Lowell Road, Lost Lake Drive, Fawn Terrace, Lost Lake Area, Blossom, Common, Longley, Station Ave, Court St.
• Area 3 – Oct. 21: 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, Sunset Road.
• Area4–Oct.23&24: OldAyer Road, Peabody Street, Boston Road, Lovers Lane, Elm Street, Pleasant Street, Lawrence Academy Campus. Farmers ROW to Groton School Campus, Groton School Campus, Shirley Street, Joy Lane, Culver Street, Smith, Dolan Drive and Higley Street
• Area 5 – Oct. 29: 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 – Oct. 30: 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 through Friday 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM at 448-1122.
 
10/11. 10/18 D
LEGAL NOTICE
GROTON HISTORIC DISTRICTS COMMISSION
PUBLIC HEARING
Daniel and Katherine Von Kohorn
76 Farmers Row
ASSESSORS MAP 108-11
In accordance with the provisions of Massachusetts General Laws, Chapter 40C, the Groton Historic Districts Commission (GHDC) will hold a Public Hearing on Tuesday, October 22, 2019 at 7:45 pm at Town Hall, 173 Main Street, Groton, to consider the application submitted by Platt Builders for a Certificate of Appropriateness for renovation work at 76 Farmers Row, Assessors Map 108-11 property owners Daniel and Katherine Von Kohorn consisting of roof and railing removal above the side entrance, removal of the bulkhead entry to basement, small addition on rear of mudroom to create new access to basement and small open storage area. A new 2-panel exterior door to match style of existing mudroom door to be installed, an addition of transom window light above, extension of roof structure over the mudroom addition with new metal roof installed per submitted plans by Platt Builders. Property owners: Daniel and Katherine Von Kohorn 76 Farmers Row, Groton, MA 01450, Assessors, Map 108-11. Copies of the application and supporting materials are available for review by contacting the GHDC via the Land Use Dept., 2nd floor of Town Hall.
 
Peter Benedict, Chair
Historic Districts Commission
10/11, 10/18 G
LEGAL NOTICE
GROTON HISTORIC DISTRICTS COMMISSION
PUBLIC HEARING
Andrea and Dennis Fuccione
12 Court Street ASSESSORS MAP 113-82
In accordance with the provisions of Massachusetts General Laws, Chapter 40C, the Groton Historic Districts Commission (GHDC) will hold a Public Hearing on Tuesday, October 22, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall, 173 Main Street, Groton, MA to consider the application submitted by Andrea and Dennis Fuccione, property owners for a Certificate of Appropriateness for 12 Court Street, Groton, MA, Assessors Map 113-82 to replace all windows. The windows will be Harvey Tribute, double hung windows unit size 34x68, double glazed, white, exterior A-white painted grille, simulated divided lites. And to add a driveway on the right side of the home to fit two cars tandem, 16x26x40. Property owners: Andrea and Dennis Fuccione, 12 Court Street, Groton, MA 01450.
     Assessors Map 113-82. Copies of the application and supporting materials are available for review by contacting the GHDC via the Land Use Department, 2nd floor of Town Hall.
 
Peter Benedict, Chairman
10/11, 10/18 H
 
Public Meeting Notice
Groton Conservation Commission
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, October 22, 2019 at 6:50 p.m., in the Groton Town Hall, 2nd Floor meeting room. The purpose is to consider a Notice of Intent (NOI) filed by Mark Walker for replacement of two foundation walls and the installation of a pier foundation. at 267 Whiley Road (Groton Assessor’s Parcel 131-28).
Copies of the NOI are on file in the Conservation Commission office at Town Hall.
Respectfully submitted, John Smigelski, Chairman Groton Conservation Commission 10/11/19 F
Public Meeting Notice
Groton Conservation Commission
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, October 22, 2019 at 7:00 p.m., in the Groton Town Hall, 2nd Floor meeting room. The purpose is to consider a Notice of Intent (NOI) filed by Karen Lippert for the repair of a retaining wall within Lost Lake. at 48 Redskin Trail (Groton Assessor’s Parcel 129-139).
     Copies of the NOI are on file in the Conservation Commission office at Town Hall.
 
Respectfully submitted,
John Smigelski, Chairman
Groton Conservation Commission 10/11/19 I
Public Meeting Notice
Groton Conservation Commission
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, October 22, 2019 at 6:30 p.m., in the Groton Town Hall, 2nd Floor meeting room. The purpose is to consider a Request for Determination of Applicability (RDA) filed by Carol Mici for the construction a deck.at 17 Lovers Lane (Groton Assessor’s Parcel 115-09).
     Copies of the RDA are on file in the Conservation Commission office at Town Hall.
 
Respectfully submitted,
John Smigelski, Chairman
Groton Conservation Commission 10.11.19 E
CITATION ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION
Docket No. MI19P4889EA Commonwealth of Massachusetts
The Trial Court Probate and Family Court Middlesex Probate and Family Court
208 Cambridge Street Cambridge, MA 02141 (617) 768-5800
Estate of: Dorothy J. Cobb Date of Death: 04/15/2005
To all interested persons:
     A Petition for Formal Probate of Will with Appointment of Personal Representative has been filed by Edward B. Cobb of Queensbury, NY requesting that the Court enter a formal Decree and Order and for such other relief as requested in the Petition.
     The Petitioner requests that Edward B. Cobb of Queensbury, NY be appointed as Personal Representative(s) of said estate to serve Without Surety on the bond in an 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 10/24/2019. 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 MASSACHUETTS 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. Maureen H Monks, First Justice of this Court
Date: September 26, 2019
Tara E. DeCristofaro (signed), Register of Probate
10/11/2019 J
CITATION ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION
Docket No. MI19P4992EA
Commonwealth of Massachusetts
The Trial Court Probate and Family Court
Middlesex Probate and Family Court
208 Cambridge Street Cambridge, MA 02141
(617) 768-5800
Estate of: Lorraine Averill Leonard
Date of Death: 09/01/2019
To all interested persons:
     A Petition for Formal Probate of Will with Appointment of Personal Representative has been filed by Kenneth A. Leonard of Kensington, NH requesting that the Court enter a formal Decree and Order and for such other relief as requested in the Petition.
     The Petitioner requests that Kenneth A. Leonard of Kensington, NY be appointed as Personal Representative(s) of said estate to serve Without Surety on the bond in an 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 10/30/2019. 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 MASSACHUETTS 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. Maureen H Monks, First Justice of this Court
Date: October 2, 2019
Tara E. DeCristofaro (signed),
Register of Probate
10/11/2019 C
Public Hearing Notice
Section 218-25 Site Plan Review
In accordance with the provisions of MGL Chapter 40A,§§9and11,M.G.L., and the Code of the Town of Groton, Chapter 218, the Groton Planning Board will hold a
public hearing on Thursday, October 10, 2019, at 7:30 PM in the Town Hall to consider the application submitted by Groton School under the provisions of Groton Zoning By-law Section 218-25 Site Plan Review for the proposed construction of two new faculty housing buildings, each with four units (8 units total) and two detached garages. The proposed buildings are on the portion of the campus which was part of the William Amory Gardner Estate, on the westerly side of Shirley Road (Groton Assessors’ Map 219; Parcel 9). The project is shown on the plans entitled “Groton School, Gardner Village Phase I, GMP 8-12-19”.
     Copies of the application and plans are on file in the Planning Board’s office and the Town Clerk’s office in 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 Planning Board at (978) 448-1105 at least one week prior to the hearing.
GROTON PLANNING BOARD Russell Burke Chairman 10/4/19 D

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

Office
161 Main Street, Groton, Massachusetts 01450
[above Main Street Café]
 

Telephone: 978-448-6061
 

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