NOTICE OF VIOLATION UNDER MASSACHUSETTS EMERGENCY COVID ORDERS AND M.G.L. c. 111, §§ 122, 123:   While the nuisance statute is cited herein, fines for violation of the nuisance statute are probably best left until a Cease and Desist Order is issued.  Check with your city/town attorney.  For a copy of the MS Word template that can be used click on this URL –> NOTICE OF VIOLATION OF COVID ORDERS 10.07.2020.  Please note that this Template adds  M.G.L. c. 111, §§ 123 to the previously revised version from 8/5/2020.  We have also posted a revised template for Cease and Desist orders.  If you need a copy of that revised Cease and Desist MS Word template, visit

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