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Superintendent search to resume in November

School Board will advertise position, recruit screening and interview committee members using essentially the same process as last year
- Published: Wed, 26 Oct 2016 12:31:14 GMT

Volunteers wanted for new Comprehensive Plan Committee, Harbors Committee and 6 standing boards and committees

Citizens needed to advise the Town Council on conservation, firing ranges, Fort Williams Park, planning, recycling and the Thomas Memorial Library. Citizens are also sought for two new, ad hoc committees: Comprehensive Plan 2019 and Harbors. See story for details, link to online application. Deadline for application is Nov. 4
- Published: Thu, 06 Oct 2016 15:30:57 GMT

Legal opinion: Thomas deed restrictions do not apply to former library building

The opinion from the town attorney comes as a five-member committee determines possible public uses for the building that once housed the Thomas Memorial Library
- Published: Tue, 25 Oct 2016 11:40:55 GMT

Fall Cleanup: Disposal fees waived for residential users Oct. 15-31; refuse-disposal area open Sundays between Oct. 23 and Nov. 13

See story for details, link to fee schedule effective after Oct. 31
- Published: Fri, 02 Sep 2016 14:43:18 GMT

Absentee voting now through Nov. 3

See story for links to sample ballots, online application for absentee ballots. Voting at Town Hall during business hours until Thursday, Nov. 3
- Published: Mon, 10 Oct 2016 11:13:17 GMT

Students to host two 'Candidates Nights' before November election

Students in Cape High School's government class will hold their second session, featuring candidates for state House and Senate Thursday, Oct. 27 beginning at 7 p.m. at Town Hall. Audience may submit questions for the candidates, and by live call-in on CETV Channel 3.
- Published: Wed, 12 Oct 2016 12:33:50 GMT

School Board eyes policy governing transgender students

Draft calls for individual student plans, defers to Maine Principals Association policy on participation in interscholastic sports. Board is also set to approve a revised policy that brings newly approved regulations for gifts and donations into state compliance
- Published: Fri, 14 Oct 2016 20:51:35 GMT

Program offers Election Day ride service to seniors

Community Services is taking reservations from senior citizens who would like a ride to the polls on Election Day, Nov. 8, part of Cape High School's 'Senior to Senior' program
- Published: Thu, 13 Oct 2016 15:46:12 GMT

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  • Pending Ordinances: Technical Amendments to the Subdivision Ordinance, Zoning Ordinance, Conservation Ordinance (approved Oct. 5, 2016)
  • Solid Waste and Recycling Long Range Planning: Planning Board approved Recycling Center improvments site plan Oct. 18, construction expected to begin next April
  • Paper Streets: The Town Council on Oct. 5, 2016 voted to extend its rights in 32 of the town's 58 paper streets; to vacate rights in seven; and to accept 19 of them for specific purposes


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