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Town Council will hold a workshop on Affordable Housing TIF Wednesday, September 8


The Town Council will hold a virtual workshop Wednesday, September 8, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. via Zoom videoconference to discuss the Affordable Housing Tax Incremental Financing (TIF) associated with the proposed Dunham Court affordable housing project i…

Police Department to host an evening film at Fort Williams


The Cape Elizabeth Police Department will be hosting a screening of Peter Rabbit 2: Runaway at Fort Williams Park on Saturday, September 18, 2021 beginning at 6:45 p.m.  All are invited. A raindate has been set for Friday, October 1.

Final list of Town Council and School Board candidates is confirmed


There will be four candidates vying for one of the three Town Council seats in the November Municipal elections.  Incumbent Jeremy A. Gabrielson, Susan A. Gillis, Timothy Reiniger, and Victoria Volent have submitted verified nomination papers by the…

Recycling Committee accepting applications for Returnable Bottle Shed Grants


The Recycling Committee is now accepting applications for the Returnable Bottle Shed Grants through October 15, 2021.  The Cape Elizabeth Bottle Shed grants are intended to benefit Cape Elizabeth-based not-for-profit service clubs and organizations …

Verified nomination papers due today by 4:00 p.m.


There are three Town Council seats and three School Board seats that will be on the November ballot.  Currently, there are seven verified candidates for three School Board seats and three verified candidates for three Town Council seats.Residents in…

Town Council adopts Remote Participation Policy and Order Declaring Limited Emergency


Updated:During a Special Meeting on Monday, August 30, 2021, the Town Council voted 5-0* in favor of adopting a Remote Participation Policy.  The adopted policy provides the Town Council, Planning Board, and Zoning Board of Appeals with the option t…

Labor Day Closures


In observance of Labor Day, all Town offices and facilities will be closed on Monday, September 6, 2021.  Closures include: Thomas Memorial Library, Cape Elizabeth Schools, Recycling Center,* and the Pool and Fitness Center.  The Recycling Center wi…

Blue Angels flyover Portland Headlight; Military service members honored


On Monday morning, August 30, 2021 the Color Guard saluted the U.S. Navy Blue Angels squadron as they performed a flight demonstration over Fort Williams Park.  The Color Guard included Cape Elizabeth resident and US Marine Veteran Captain James Hue…

Senior Tax Relief Program for 2022


Applications for the 2022 Senior Tax Relief Program have been mailed to those seniors who received the benefit last year, as well as new applicants.  This is the fourth year the Town Council has offered assistance to our senior community.The program…

Greenbelt Gazette Latest Issue


The August 2021 Greenbelt Gazette issue is now available.  Click here to read.

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