Town of Chelmsford, MA
Middlesex County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Annual Town Meeting of the Town of Chelmsford 5-21-1984 by Art. 55. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Littering — See Ch. 84.
Peddling, soliciting and sales — See Ch. 116.
It shall be unlawful for any person or corporation to deliver or cause to be delivered, except through the services of the United States Postal Service, any unsolicited written materials to any residential dwelling or business located within the town after written notice has been sent to said person or corporation by the owner, lessee or tenant of said residential dwelling or business that said written materials should not be delivered to that address. The required notice shall be sent by regular mail, postage prepaid, to any residence or usual place of business of the person or corporation delivering or causing to be delivered said unsolicited written material. Any delivery of unsolicited materials after the mailing of said written notice shall be deemed a nuisance, and placing said materials on private property within the town after said notice shall be deemed littering the property and shall be punished by a fine of $100 for each offense.