Commonwealth of Massachusetts
The Trial Court
Probate and Family Court
Docket No. BE18P0207EA
In the Estate of: Edgar Johnson a/k/a James Edgar Johnson, late of Albany, NY
Date of Death: April 26, 1995
To all persons interested in the above-captioned estate, a petition has been presented for Formal Probate of Will with Appointment of Personal Representative by Judith Johnson of Bloomfield NJ and Laurence M. Johnson of Wrentham, 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: Judith Johnson of Bloomfield NJ and Laurence M. Johnson of Wrentham MA be appointed as Personal Representative of said estate to serve Without Surety on the bond in an unsupervised administration.
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 4/27/2018. 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. Richard A Simons, First Justice of this Court.
Date: March 27, 2018
Francis B. Marinaro
Register of Probate
DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION
WATERWAYS REGULATION PROGRAM
Notice of License Application pursuant to M.G.L. Chapter 91
Waterways License Application Number X278165
Residential Dock Application by Kevin and Jacqueline Wyman
NOTIFICATION DATE: April 6, 2018
Public notice is hereby given of the application by Kevin and Jacqueline Wyman to construct and maintain a proposed dock accessory to a residential use at 66 Mallard Road, Otis, MA in and over the waters of Big Pond, a Commonwealth-designated Great Pond.
The Department may conduct a public hearing in order to receive information to be used in its decision on whether to grant a Waterways License pursuant to M. G. L. Chapter 91.
The Department will consider all written comments on this Waterways application received within 30 days subsequent to the “Notification Date” Failure of any aggrieved person or group of ten citizens or more to submit written comments to the Waterways Regulation Program by the Public Comments Deadline will result in the waiver of any right to an adjudicatory hearing in accordance with 310 CMR 9.13 (4)(c). The group of citizens must include no less than five citizens who are residents of the municipality in which the proposed project is located.
Additional information regarding this application may be obtained by contacting the Waterways Regulation Program at 413.755.2138. Project plans and documents for this application are on file with the Waterways Regulation Program for public viewing, by appointment only, at the address below.
Written comments must be addressed to:
Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection
Western Region-Waterways Program
436 Dwight Street
Springfield, MA 01103
Elder Services of Berkshire County, Inc.
Area Agency on Aging
877 South Street, Suite 4E
Pittsfield, MA 01201
REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL
Elder Services of Berkshire County, Inc. is seeking proposals from interested agencies to provide the following services:
- Homemaker/Personal Care, Home Health Services
- Chore Services (Light, Heavy Cleaning), Home Health Aide
- Companionship Services, Skilled Nursing Services
- Emergency Shelter and/or Respite Services, Occupational Therapy
- Supportive Day (SDC) Services, Physical Therapy
- Personal Emergency Response System, Speech Therapy
- Enhanced PERS, Laundry Service
- Fiscal Intermediary, Adult Day Health
- Bill Payer Services, Supportive Home Care Aide Services
- Adaptive Housing/ Durable Medical Equipment, Transportation Services
- Respite Care, Medication Dispensing System
- Behavioral Health Services, Adult Foster Care
- Vision Rehabilitation, Wanderer Locator Service
- Translation/Interpreting Services, Grocery Shopping and Delivery
- Habilitation Therapy (Alzheimer’s Coaching), Dementia Day Care
- Short Term Institutionalization, Alzheimer’s Day Care
- Home Delivery of Medication, Cellular PERS
We are seeking to serve all areas of Berkshire County.
The contract period is October 1, 2018 through September 30, 2019. Interested parties may contact Elder Services at 877 South Street, Suite 4E, Pittsfield, MA 01201, Telephone: 413-499-0524, Michelle McMurray, to receive a proposal packet. Proposal packets will also be available on our Web-site (www.esbci.org) beginning April 13, 2015. All proposals are due at Elder Services by May 15, 2018. ESBCI is an AA/EOE agency and encourages all minority businesses, women owned businesses, as well as small businesses to apply.
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
The Great Barrington Selectboard will hold a public hearing on Monday, April 23, 2018 at 7:00 PM at Town Hall, 334 Main Street, Great Barrington, MA, to act on the special permit application of TOPA Enterprises, LLC, Thomas and Paula Doyle, 44 Alpine Trail, Pittsfield, MA 01201 in order to extend, for another two years, the previous two-year extension of the period to exercise previously granted Special Permits 741-07, A and B, Special Permit 742-07, and Special Permit 743-07, for the project permitted at 546 Main Street, Great Barrington, MA, in accordance with Section 10.4 of the Great Barrington Zoning Bylaw.
The Conservation Commission for the Town of Monterey will hold a Public Meeting on Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. at the Monterey Town Offices, Monterey Grange #291, 435 Main Road, Monterey, MA, to act on a Request for Determination of Applicability, MWPA GLC 131 section 40, for Tryon Construction, for the work related to the Curtis Road Bridge repair.
TOWN OF EGREMONT
ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS
On Thursday, April 26, 2018, at 7:00PM, at the Egremont Town Hall, the Egremont Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a public hearing at the Egremont Town Hall, Route 71, Egremont to consider the application of Peter and Robin Goldberg, for a Special Permit as allowed by Section 22.214.171.124 & 126.96.36.199 of the Egremont Zoning Bylaws, to allow for the replacement of the existing, non-conforming residence on a non-conforming lot located at 68 Lakeside Drive, Egremont with a new residence in substantially the same footprint. The application may be viewed at the Egremont Town Clerk’s office during regular business hours. Written comments will be accepted.
TOWN OF GREAT BARRINGTON
INVITATION FOR BID
PARKS & RECREATION SUMMER MANAGEMENT SERVICES
The Town of Great Barrington, MA, acting through its Town Manager, is accepting bids from experienced, qualified professionals with expertise in parks and recreation summer management services.
The scope of services and bid submission documents are available from the Town Manager’s Office, 334 Main Street, Great Barrington, MA or through email at firstname.lastname@example.org between the hours of 8:30 AM and 4:00 PM Monday through Friday starting April 6, 2018 or by calling (413) 528-0867.
Sealed proposals are due by Friday, April 27th, 2018 not later than 2:00 PM at the Office of the Town Manager. Bids will not be received by fax or email. Bids must be sealed and clearly marked Bid Proposal – Parks & Recreation Summer Management Services, Town of Great Barrington.
Town Manager/ Chief Procurement Officer
TOWN OF MOUNT WASHINGTON
The Mount Washington Planning Board will hold a public hearing pursuant to the provisions of MGL 40A Section 5 on Thursday, April 12, 2018 at 7:00 pm. at Town Hall, 118 East St., Mt. Washington MA to provide interested parties with an opportunity to comment on proposed amendments to the Mt. Washington Zoning Bylaws. The proposed amendments would prohibit all Marijuana Establishments of any kind and establish a moratorium on all Marijuana Establishments until either a prohibition or regulation is in place, not to exceed one year or such shorter period allowed by law.
Copies of the proposed texts may be inspected in the Town clerk’s office at the Town Hall during Town office hours. Copies will also be available on the town website. Any person wishing to be heard on these matters should appear at the time and place designated.