You can now read 10 articles a month for free. Read as much as you want anywhere and anytime for just 99¢.

Methuen

Real estate agent joins Board of Assessors

Continue reading below

A Merrimack Valley real estate agent has been named to the Methuen Board of Assessors, taking the first vacant seat on the three-person board in 16 years. Janet McLennan, who has owned a Century 21 office on Broadway for almost 30 years, said she will bring valuable knowledge on housing values and market trends to the position, which involves reviewing property valuation appeals. Initial concerns on the part of other board members about a potential conflict of interest were put to rest by the city’s lawyers, who stated that McLennan was fine to take the position provided she offer full disclosure about prior involvement with any properties being discussed, and recuse herself from those decisions.

Loading comments...

You have reached the limit of 10 free articles in a month

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week