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Sawyer Road Closure


Portland Water District has confirmed that Sawyer Road is closed from Fickett Street to Cross Hill Road due to a water line break.  Please seek alternate path.

Greenbelt Gazette Launches


The Town of Cape Elizabeth is testing a monthly e-newsletter, Greenbelt Gazette, on Greenbelt trail news and updates. Responses to this pilot issue will be evaluated to determine its appeal and usefulness to trail users.   The February …

Second tax bills for FY2021 have been mailed, may be viewed and paid online or by mail


The tax bills for the second tax installment of FY 2021 have been mailed and will be available online at the Town’s website shortly.  The tax bills are issued in the name of the owner of record as of April 1, 2020.  If you purch…

Town annual audit report receives high marks despite the pandemic


On Wednesday, February 10, 2021 the Town Council and School Board met with Jennifer Conners, a Principal of Runyon Kersteen Ouellette, to review the independent auditor’s annual report on the Town of Cape Elizabeth’s financial statements…

Fort Williams Park Master Plan 2021 Questionnaire Results


On January 28, 2021 the Fort Williams Park Committee was given a Fort Williams Park Master Plan 2021 Site Analysis and Assessment presentation by Richardson & Associates, Landscape Architects, Gorilla Palmer Consulting Engineers, Inc.,…

Planning Board Special Workshop on Town Center Affordable Housing Amendment


The Planning Board will hold a Special Workshop Tuesday, February 16, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. to discuss Town Center Affordable Housing Amendments.  During the February 8 Town Council meeting, the council voted to refer to the Planning Board amendmen…

Cumberland County Soil & Water Conservation District Community Events


The Cumberland County Soil and Water Conservation District, of which Cape Elizabeth is a participating member, will be offering two different events to its members and their communities in March and April, 2021.  The first will be an online web…

Multiple Public Hearings on Tonight’s Town Council Agenda


The Town Council agenda for Monday, February 8, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. has five public hearing items.  The first two, Items #42-2021 and #43-2021, are related to Short Term Rental Amendments and the 2019 Comprehensive Plan Amendment to Recommendatio…

Proposed Multi-Family Development presented to Town Council


At the Monday, February 1, 2021 Town Council Workshop the council received a presentation by Nathan Szanton and Kristin Martin of The Szanton Company relating to a proposed multi-family development at the Ocean House Commons located adjacent to the …

Town Council Moves Amendments on Short Term Rentals to Public Hearing on Monday, February 8


With a Public Hearing set for Monday, February 8, 2021 at 7:00 p.m., the Town Council moves closer to approving the Zoning Ordinance’s amendments regulating Short Term Rental operations in Cape Elizabeth.  Amendments to recommendatio…

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