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I live on a private road in Holden Ma. A neighbor of mine does not maintain

Lawyer's Assistant: What steps have you taken so far? Have you prepared or filed any paperwork?

I live on a private road in Holden Ma. A neighbor of mine does not maintain his frontage, snow removal and over grown brush in the summer. Don't know where to go for help.

Lawyer's Assistant: Where is the property located?

No, not yet don't know the procedure, don't know what to do.

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Not related to my issue.The neighbor has been difficult in the past with myself and other neighbor. Currently, I will be pressing charges for assault. He spit on me. A police report has been submitted.

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If this is a private road and he is not maintaining his share, you will have no other recourse but to sue him for a court order to maintain his property as it is a nuisance and it is also causing decrease in value to your property as well. So, you need to take him to court to get a court order to maintain that property.

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