Town of Mount Desert

REFUSE COLLECTION NOTICE

There will be no refuse collection on PRESIDENTS DAY, Monday,
February 20, 2017. Monday’s and Tuesday’s collection will be on Tuesday. The remainder of the week is unchanged.

The Town Of Mount Desert Administrative Office will be closed on February 20, 2017, in observance of President’s Day.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION Town policy allows refuse truck drivers to use discretion in collecting refuse on private roads and ways after November 1, or the first snowfall. Drivers will collect from private roads and ways during the winter months whenever conditions are suitable and safe. To aid collection please be sure your road/driveway is plowed and sanded; or place your refuse curbside on the nearest main road.

Questions? Please call the Town Office at 276-5531 or leave a message at the Town Garage at 276-5733.

City of Ellsworth

NOTICE
HEAVY LOADS LIMITED

Effective FEBRUARY 13, 2017, the following public ways in Ellsworth are closed to heavy loads except when solidly frozen:

Addie Road
Alton Avenue
American Avenue
Atlantic Highway
Autumn Road
Beechland Road
Bohn Road
Bridgetwin Road
Boggy Brook Road
Branch Pond Road
Buttermilk Road
Carlisle Street
Fletcher Street
Gameston Park
Gary Moore Road
Gilpatrick Road
Grant Street
Guptil Farm Road
Hagen’s Elbow
Hanson’s Landing Road
Happytown Road
Haynes Avenue
Hillside Drive
Lake’s Lane
Maddocks Avenue
McKenzie Avenue
McDonald Avenue
Moore Farm Circle East
Mountain View
Nicolin Road
Old Mill Road
Red Bridge Road
Shore Road
Spencer Street
Spindle Road
Sunset Park Road
Tamarack Road
Third Street
Twin Hills Road
Union Street
Westwood Drive
Windsor Road
Winkumpaugh Road
Woodland Road

DUE TO UNPREDICTABLE WEATHER CONDITIONS IT MAY ON OCCASION BE NECESSARY TO POST ADDITIONAL ROADS NOT LISTED ABOVE. IT SHALL BE THE VEHICLE OPERATORS RESPONSIBILITY TO LOOK FOR THE BLAZING ORANGE HEAVY LOADS LIMITED SIGNS!!

Load Limit: 23,000 lbs Gross Vehicle Weight
Posting Date: FEBRUARY 13, 2017
Penalty: $100.00 each offense, plus damages

David Cole
City Manager
PERMITS FROM CITY HALL (669-6619)
REQUIRE APPLICATION & $10 FEE SUBMITTED 48 HOURS PRIOR TO HAUL
ALL APPLICATIONS SUBJECT TO REVIEW & APPROVAL BY PUBLIC WOR

Town of Tremont

The Town of Tremont now has nomination papers available for the following seats:

Selectboard:
2 seats; 3 year term

School District Trustee (High School):
1 seat; 3 year term
1 seat; 2 year term
1 seat; 1 year term

School Committee:
2 seats; 3 year term
1 seat; 1year term

Nomination papers will be available at the Town Office on February 10th. All nomination papers must be returned to the Town Clerk’s Office no later than 4 p.m. on March 24th. For more information please contact the Town Clerk’s office Monday-Friday 8-4 by calling 244-7204.

Town of Surry

Nomination papers will be available as of 02/02/2017 for the following positions:

One- three year Selectman, Assessor and General Assistance Admin.
Two- three year School Board Member.

All papers must be returned (in person) to the Surry Town Office by 4:00PM on March 7th, 2017

Town of Mount Desert

REFUSE COLLECTION NOTICE

There will be no refuse collection on MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. DAY, Monday, January 16, 2017. Monday and Tuesday’s collection will be on Tuesday. The remainder of the week is unchanged.

The Town Office will be closed, Monday, January 16, 2017
In observance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

**IMPORTANT INFORMATION**
Town policy allows refuse truck drivers to use discretion in collecting refuse on private roads and ways after November 1, or the first snowfall. Drivers will collect from private roads and ways during the winter months whenever conditions are suitable and safe. To aid collection please be sure your road/driveway is plowed and sanded; or place your refuse curbside on the nearest main road. Questions? Please call the Town Office at 276-5531 or leave a message at the Town Garage at 276-5733.

Town of Bar Harbor

Board Openings

Town of Bar Harbor has several board openings. If you are interested in serving, please submit an application from our website and return it to the Town Clerk’s office. The Municipal Code is also online for more details of the Boards, Chapter 31. Please contact the Clerk’s office with any questions or any of the board members. All applicants will be interview through the Appointments Committee and appointed by Town Council, except the Warrant Committee.
Board Vacancies
Appeals Board
One associate member with expiring term of July 2019

Assessment Review Board
One member with expiring term of July 2018
One member with expiring term of July 2019

Conservation Commission
One member with expiring term of July 2017
One member with expiring term of July 2019

Cruise Ship Committee
One Fishing Industry representative with expiring term of July 2019

Design Review Committee
One member with expiring term of July 2019

Housing Authority
One executive board member with expiring term of July 2019

Marine Resources Committee
One member with expiring term of July 2017

Parking & Traffic Committee
One member with expiring term of July 2017
One member with expiring term of July 2018

Parking Solutions Task Force
Two members with expiring term of July 2017

Recycling Task Force
One member with expiring term of July 2019

Warrant Committee (appointment made by Warrant Committee)
One member with expiring term of June 2017

Town of Sedgwick

Nomination papers are available from the clerk for the following offices:

First Selectman, Assessor and Overseer of the Poor, 3-year term
Treasurer, 3-year term
Member, Sedgwick School Committee, 3-year term

Papers are due back to the clerk no later than Tuesday, January 17, 2017.

Town of Lamoine

Nomination Papers Available
Nomination papers for the following elected municipal offices are now available at the Lamoine Town Office:
• Selectman & Overseer of the Poor (1 seats, 3-year term)
• Board of Assessors Member (1 seat, 3-year term)
• School Committee Member (2 seat, 3-year terms)
To be placed on the ballot for March 7, 2017, candidates must gather
the signatures of at least 25 registered voters and no more than 75
registered voters. Nomination petitions must be submitted to the
Lamoine Town Clerk’s office no later than the close of business on
January 23, 2017.

Town of Mount Desert

Holiday Refuse Collection Schedule:

Christmas Week: Monday, December 26, 2016 – NO COLLECTION.
Monday and Tuesday will be on Tuesday. No change the rest of the week.
New Year’s Week: Monday, January 1, 2017 – NO COLLECTION.
Monday and Tuesday will be on Tuesday. No change the rest of the week.

Town Office Hours for the December and New Year’s:
The Town Office will be closed on December 16th, from 11:30AM to 1:30PM for an employee Christmas Party.
Monday- December 26, 2016, closed
Monday- January 2, 2017, closed

Town of Southwest Harbor

Southwest Harbor Parking Ban

Winter Parking Ban now in Effect
From immediately until to April 15th from 10 PM to 6 AM.
No Parking in any Town owned lot or on any Town Road.
This is to help with snow removal. Your vehicle can be
ticketed and/or towed, at your own expense.