Public Hearings

Notice of Public Hearing - Installation of Public Utility Pole / Birch Drive

On Monday, September 14, 2020 at 7:30 PM the Select Board of the Town of Pepperell will conduct a remote Public Hearing on a request by National Grid and Verizon New England, Inc., pursuant to M.G.L. Chapter 166, §22, to install joint or identical poles located on Birch Drive. The link for the meeting is https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/521916053 or you can dial in, 1 (872) 240-3212.  The access code for the meeting is 521-916-053. All interested parties are invited to remotely attend the public hearing and provide oral and/or written comments to the Select Board on or before September 8, 2020.  The application may be reviewed here. Birch Street Pole Petition 9-14-2020

Notice of Public Hearing - Installation of Public Utility Pole / Elm Street and River Road

On Monday, June 8, 2020 at 7:30 PM the Board of Selectmen of the Town of Pepperell will conduct a remote Public Hearing on a request by National Grid and Verizon New England, Inc., pursuant to M.G.L. Chapter 166, §22, to install joint or identical poles located on Elm Street and River Road. The link for the meeting is https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/990610949 or you can dial in, 1 (571) 317-3122.  The access code for the meeting is 990-610-949. All interested parties are invited to remotely attend the public hearing and provide oral and/or written comments to the Board of Selectmen on or before June 2, 2020. The application may be reviewed here. Elm St Pole Petition 6-8-2020

Approved Petition Document Elm Street

Notice of Public Hearing - Installation of Public Utility Pole / Heald Street and Maple Street

On Monday, June 8, 2020 at 7:30 PM the Board of Selectmen of the Town of Pepperell will conduct a remote Public Hearing on a request by National Grid and Verizon New England, Inc., pursuant to M.G.L. Chapter 166, §22, to install joint or identical poles located on Heald Street and Maple Street. The link for the meeting is https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/990610949 or you can dial in, 1 (571) 317-3122.  The access code for the meeting is 990-610-949. All interested parties are invited to remotely attend the public hearing and provide oral and/or written comments to the Board of Selectmen on or before June 2, 2020. The application may be reviewed here. Heald St Pole Petition 6-8-2020

Approved Petition Document Heald Street

Selectmen’s Special Permit (SSP20-01) 16 Nashua Road / Posted 4/1/2020 

The Pepperell Board of Selectmen hereby gives notice of a public hearing on the application of Kevin Scott and Nicholas Pecukonis, for an Automotive Maintenance and Repair shop located at 16 Nashua Road (identified on Assessors’ Tax Map 22, Parcel 38-0 and Tax Map 25, Parcel 3-0) and further described by Deed recorded at the Middlesex South District Registry of Deeds in Book 13515, Page 547. The property is currently owned by Roger Holmes and is located in the Recreational Residence Zone. The public hearing will be held remotely on Monday, April 27, 2020, at 7:30 PM at Pepperell Town Hall. The link for meeting is https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/162062517 or you can dial in, 1 (312) 757-3121. The access code for the meeting is 162-062-517. All interested parties are invited to remotely attend the public hearing and provide oral and/or written comments to the Board of Selectmen on or before April 20, 2020. The application may be reviewed here. SSP20-01 Holmes Auto Repair / 16 Nashua Road Application

Notice of Public Hearing -  Installation of Underground Facilities

On Monday, February 10, 2020 at 7:30 PM at Pepperell Town Hall, 1 Main Street, Pepperell, MA 01463, the Board of Selectmen of the Town of Pepperell will conduct a Public Hearing on a request by National Grid to construct a line of underground electric conduits, including the necessary sustaining and protecting fixtures, under and across the public way or ways located at Powhatan Road. All interested parties are invited to attend the public hearing and provide oral and / or written comments to the Board of Selectmen on or before February 7, 2020.  The application may be reviewed at the Selectmen’s office.

Classification of Taxable Real Property

The Pepperell Board of Selectmen will hold a Public Hearing on the Classification of Taxable Real Property and the percentage of the local Property Tax Levy to be borne by each such class during the fiscal year ending June 30, 2018, on Monday, October 16, 2017 at 7:15 p.m. at the Pepperell Town Hall, Conference Room A, One Main Street, Pepperell, MA 01463.  A comprehensive informational package regarding the Classification of Taxable Real Property is available upon request at the Selectmen’s Office at the Town Hall during normal business hours.  Written and oral comments on this matter are welcome and may be submitted or made either prior to or at the Public Hearing.

SSP17-02 (Posted 8/23/17)

The Pepperell Board of Selectmen hereby gives notice of a public hearing on the application the Lexvest Group, on behalf of it’s tenant, Operation Delta Dog, to provide a Commercial Kennel and Training Facility in the Commercial or Industrial District on property owned by Lexvest Chapel LLC, and located at 20 Mill Street (identified on Assessors’ tax map 23, Parcel 104-0, which includes parcels Map 23, 97-0, 98-0, 101-0, 108-0, 109-0, 107-0, and 118-0) and further described by Deed recorded at the Middlesex South District Registry of Deeds in Book 66573, Page 505.  The public hearing will be held, pursuant to Order for Remand from the Land Court, on Monday, September 11, 2017, at 8:00 PM at Pepperell Town Hall.  All interested parties are invited to attend the public hearing and provide oral and/or written comments to the Board of Selectmen on or before September 11, 2017.  The application may be reviewed at the Selectmen’s Office Monday through Thursday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

SSP17-03 (Posted 8/22/17)

The Pepperell Board of Selectmen hereby gives notice of a public hearing on the application of William D. Murphy to construct an addition of 1,650 square feet to an existing automotive repair garage and to increase parking spaces from 30 to 37 on property owned by William D. Murphy, and located at 17 Nashua Road (identified on Assessors’ tax map 25, Parcel 27-0) and further described by Deed recorded at the Middlesex South District Registry of Deeds in Book 25582, Page 122.  The public hearing will be held on Monday, September 11, 2017, at 7:30 PM at Pepperell Town Hall.  All interested parties are invited to attend the public hearing and provide oral and/or written comments to the Board of Selectmen on or before September 6, 2017.  The application may be reviewed at the Selectmen’s Office Monday through Thursday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Notice of Public Hearing - Transfer of Ownership of the All Alcohol Package Store License

Pursuant to Mass. General Law, Chapter 138, §15, notice is hereby given that the Board of Selectmen of the Town of Pepperell will hold a public hearing on Monday, September 11, 2017 at 8:30 PM in Town Hall regarding the application for a Petition for Transfer of Ownership of the All Alcohol Package Store License from Pepperell Package Store Inc., d/b/a Ray’s package Store to Meldi Corporation, d/b/a Ray’s Package Store, Shilpa P. Patel, Manager, located at 162 Main Street, Pepperell, MA.

SSP17-02 (Posted 6/28/17)


The Pepperell Board of Selectmen hereby gives notice of a public hearing on the application the Lexvest Group, on behalf of it’s tenant, Operation Delta Dog, to provide a Commercial Kennel and Training Facility in the Commercial or Industrial District on property owned by Lexvest Chapel LLC, and located at 20 Mill Street (identified on Assessors’ tax map 23, Parcel 104-0, which includes parcels Map 23, 97-0, 98-0, 101-0, 108-0, 109-0, 107-0, and 118-0) and further described by Deed recorded at the Middlesex South District Registry of Deeds in Book 66573, Page 505.  The public hearing will be held on Monday, July 17, 2017, at 8:00 PM at Pepperell Town Hall.  All interested parties are invited to attend the public hearing and provide oral and/or written comments to the Board of Selectmen on or before July 10, 2017.  The application may be reviewed at the Selectmen’s Office Monday through Thursday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

SSP17-01 (Posted 6/28/17)

The Pepperell Board of Selectmen hereby gives notice of a public hearing on the application of Lisa and Peter Forbes, Three Dog Training, to provide a Commercial Kennel and Training Facility in the Commercial or Industrial District on property owned by 4 Hotel Place, LLC, and located at 4 Hotel Place (identified on Assessors’ tax map 26, Parcel 97-0) and further described by Deed recorded at the Middlesex South District Registry of Deeds in Book 65192, Page 299.  The public hearing will be held on Monday, July 17, 2017, at 7:30 PM at Pepperell Town Hall.  All interested parties are invited to attend the public hearing and provide oral and/or written comments to the Board of Selectmen on or before July 10, 2017.  The application may be reviewed at the Selectmen’s Office Monday through Thursday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Town of Pepperell - Notice of Public Hearing - Tax Classification Hearing
The Pepperell Board of Selectmen will hold a Public Hearing on the Classification of Taxable Real Property and the percentage of the local Property Tax Levy to be borne by each such class during the fiscal year ending June 30, 2016, on Monday, November 9, 2015 at 7:15 p.m. at the Pepperell Town Hall, Conference Room A, One Main Street, Pepperell, MA 01463.  A comprehensive informational package regarding the Classification of Taxable Real Property is available upon request at the Selectmen’s Office at the Town Hall during normal business hours.  Written and oral comments on this matter are welcome and may be submitted or made either prior to or at the Public Hearing.
(Posted October 21, 2015)

Town of Pepperell Board of Selectmen - Notice of Public Hearing - Selectmen's Special Permit SSP14-02
The Pepperell Board of Selectmen hereby gives notice of a public hearing on the application of Kathleen Sherman to provide a Commercial Kennel in the Commercial or Industrial District on property owned by Kathleen Sherman and located at 4 Cottage Street (identified on Assessors’ tax map 23, Parcels 113-0, 111-0 and 114-0).  The public hearing will be held on Monday, December 1, 2014, at 7:30 PM at Pepperell Town Hall.  All interested parties are invited to attend the public hearing and provide oral and/or written comments to the Board of Selectmen on or before November 25, 2014.  The application may be reviewed at the Selectmen’s Office Monday through Thursday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Posted on 11/17/14)