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Posted April 15

The meeting with the Budget Committee and Board of Selectmen scheduled for April 16 has been canceled.

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PUBLIC HEARING

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 23 at 6:30PM

TOWN OFFICE

STREET EXCAVATION ORDINANCE

Click Here for Street Excavation Ordinance

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Municipal Elections

Nomination papers are available.

Several positions are open for election.

Board of Selectmen/Assessors/Overseers of the Poor -
1 three year term

RSU #12 School Board Director -
1 three year term

Planning Board -
2 three year terms
1 two year term
1 one year term

Board of Appeals -
1 three year term
1 two year term
1 one year term

Budget Committee -
1 three year term
1 two year term
1 one year term

Board of Assessment Review -
2 three year terms
1 two year term
1 one year term

To be successful nominees must collect 25 or more signatures from residents who are registered to vote in Chelsea. The nomination papers need to be returned to the Town Clerk by 4:30PM on Tuesday April 29. Papers may be circulated for more then one office.

The Municipal election will be held Tuesday June 10 which is also the same day as the Maine Primary election and the RSU #12 Budget vote

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Chelsea Cemetery Updates

The Chelsea Cemetery Committee and their volunteers have the honor each year of placing a grave marker and US Flag on the grave of each veteran.  If you are aware of a veteran that currently does not have a marker please contact the Town Office.

The Chelsea Cemetery Committee will also be getting ready for spring clean-up.  Attached you will find the dates that items must be removed from the grave sites.

2014 Chelsea Cemetery Notice

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Hazardous Household Waste Clean Up

Saturday May 17

9AM to 12NOON

Hatch Hill Landfill

Preregistration is required.

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Immediate Need:

There is a need for one resident to be appointed to the Board of Assessment Review and 3 residents to be appointed to the Solid Waste/Recycling Committee

Contact the Town Manager for more information.

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New Ordinances and Policies

Click here for a summary

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Volunteers Urgently Needed:

Vacancies exist on the Budget Review Committee, Road Advisory Committee, Planning Board, Board of Assessment Review, Recycling and Solid Waste and Board of Appeals.

If interested contact the Town Office at 582-4802 and ask for a Volunteer Application.

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The Town of Chelsea is on Facebook!

You can “Like” us at www.facebook.com/townofchelsea

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Have a question?

The Assessors Agent will be available to meet with residents to discuss Real and Personal Property Tax issues. Hours will be 9:00AM to 4:30PM every other Friday. Residents are encouraged to call first to schedule an appointment and avoid waiting.

Office hours are scheduled for the following days:

February 28 and March 14 and 28, 2014

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911 Address Signs

The Chelsea Fire Department has 911 Address Signs available for sale.  The cost is $15.00 and will be delivered to you once completed.  Please forward the attached form to the Town Office.

Order Form – FD Signs

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Town Office Hours:

Monday:  Closed

Tuesday:  8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Wednesday:  8:30 am – 6:00 pm

Thursday:  8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Friday:  8:30 am – 4:30 pm

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Code Enforcement Hours:  

Monday : Closed

Tuesday : 8:00 am – 1:00 pm

Wednesday : 12:00 pm to 6 pm

Thursday : 8:00 am – 1:00 pm

Friday : By appointment

Inspections will be done by appointment and may be scheduled by calling 207-582-4802 or emailing the Code Enforcement Officer at: chelseaceo@chelseamaine.org

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General Assistance Hours:

Thursday 9am to Noon

Please call to schedule an appointment and to fill out an application.

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Assessors Agent Hours:

Every other Friday. Call for an appointment.

Chelsea Town Office, 560 Togus Rd, Chelsea, ME 04330
Phone (207) 582-4802 • Fax (207) 588-0025