• Parking Ban from midnight Saturday, Jan. 19 until noon Monday, Jan. 21
  • Fitness Center, Richards Pool will be closed Sunday, Jan. 20
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Offices, library closed; Recycling Center open on Martin Luther King Day Jan. 21

Recycling Center open regular Monday hours, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; See story for link to pool, fitness center hours
- Published: Sat, 19 Jan 2019 12:39:35 GMT

Time to move portable basketball hoops away from the roadside

basketball hoop at roadsideHoops need to be 10 feet or more from the roadway to avoid damage - to plowing equipment and to the hoops themselves

- Published: Mon, 26 Nov 2018 11:33:16 GMT

Senior tax-rebate program approved

Town councilors approve a program where qualifying senior citizens 65 and older can apply for a tax rebate of up to $500 - see story for link to application, due Feb. 15
- Published: Tue, 15 Jan 2019 16:28:54 GMT

Dog licenses, renewals for 2019

Licenses for 2018 expired Jan. 31 - register online now to avoid late fee
- Published: Wed, 16 Jan 2019 20:54:04 GMT

Manager authorized to seek bids for safety, parking improvements near Portland Head Light

A plan for paving the central parking lot, delineating 98 spaces for passenger vehicles and up to 12 for tour buses, is approved by the Town Council, with construction expected to be completed before Memorial Day
- Published: Fri, 18 Jan 2019 22:10:23 GMT

Funds transferred to cover town's budget for legal expenses

Expenses, fueled mostly by the town's defense of paper-street rights, prompts an $80,000 move from undesignated funds to head off overexpenditure in the line for audit and legal services
- Published: Fri, 18 Jan 2019 22:20:18 GMT

Hearing Jan. 23 on petition calling for limits on sale, release of town shoreline access

The petition submitted by the Save Our Shore Access Coalition seeks an ordinance change to require a supermajority of the Town Council, or a public referendum, to approve disposition of town shoreland property
- Published: Tue, 15 Jan 2019 16:35:28 GMT

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