The May Planning Board is cancelled due to lack of an agenda.
Next meeting is June 14th.
Due to the required trainings, the office will be unable to complete vehicle registrations after 3 pm on Monday and Wednesdays. We are hoping this will be a short term situation, until otherwise noted plan your trips accordingly.
o Town Office will be closed Monday April 17, Patriot’s Day; May 9 Election; June 13 also Election
There are several crucial dates for the upcoming RSU #3 Budget
o May 1, an Informational Public Meeting at Mt View, regarding the first referendum vote on authorizing a loan for the district to make improvements (specifics as I receive them will be posted)
o May 9 Referendum vote on the loan. Vote to be held in each town. Montville polls open 8am-8pm
o May 24 Public Budget Meeting for RSU 3 held at Mt View.
o June 13, RSU 3 Budget Referendum & State Referendum vote. Polls open 8am-8pm
o Absentee ballot applications are available today! To request an absentee ballot you must come in to the office to request, call the office to request or use the following link http://www.maine.gov/cgi-bin/online/AbsenteeBallot/index.pl . EMAIL REQUESTS ARE NOT PERMITTED AND WILL NOT BE HONORED. Ballots will be processed and sent as soon as they become available.
o Last day to accept an Absentee Ballot request is Thursday June 8, by 5 pm.
o All ballots must be received by June 13, at 8 pm to be counted! So be sure to return them in sufficient time!
o FYI it is taking a very long time to receive the mailed Absentees that have been sent out to the requestors, and the same for returns. So please send them back as soon as you have voted to ensure they are received in sufficient time to be counted!!!
o If you have not registered to vote you may do so at any time before voting, including Election day. You may also choose a party (if you are currently unregistered or unenrolled in a party currently) at that time.
o Here is the link showing what the referendum questions will be on the ballot: http://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/elec/upcoming/index.html
Notice: The Transfer Station is no longer accepting bags with dog / animal waste.
The Montville Cemetery Meeting is held on the third Tuesday of each month at 7pm at the Montville Town Office. Anyone is welcome. Please contact Hannah Hatfield for questions, information, and/or the proposed agenda. email@example.com
A reminder about trash bag prices:
Kitchen-type bags, under 20 gallons, cost $0.75 and use a GREEN sticker or punch card. Conventional trash bags, from 20-35 gallons, cost $1.50 and use a YELLOW sticker or punch card. Large contractor bags (over 35 gallons) and barrels cost $2.25 and use a PINK sticker or punch card. Trash disposal can be paid for in three ways: 1) stickers for bags, 2) punch cards for bags or barrels, or 3) cash: paying transfer station attendants directly. Stickers and punch cards may be purchased either at the town office or at the transfer station.
PLEASE DO NOT TAKE BARRELS TO TRANSFER STATION THAT ARE EXCESSIVELY HEAVY AND REQUIRE MORE THAN ONE PERSON TO EMPTY. Seasonal note: be sure your barrels are free of ice. Thank you.
From the Town Clerk:
It’s that time of year again! Starting on October 15 your dog(s) need to be licensed for the ensuing year, by January 31. On February 1 fines will begin, and they will be $25 per dog. Please be sure to stop by to register soon! You can do this in the office, through the mail (please include a check, rabies information, if necessary, and a self-addressed stamped envelope), or online at: https://www10.informe.org/dog_license/ You will be able to pay by credit card 24 hours a day! The online service is only available through January 31. All fines and deadlines are set by the State of Maine and cannot be waived locally. If you no longer have your dog please contact the office so it can be removed from the listing.
From the fire department: Please remember to clean your chimney, have furnace inspected, and check the batteries in carbon & smoke detectors.
The following property tax exemptions available to Montville residents: homestead, veterans, and blind. Applications are available in the town office and must be turned in to the assessors by April 1. Click for details.
We also have all new law books available, from Inland Fish and Wildlife.
From the Town Clerk:
Reminder that if you are a Business operating in the Town of Montville you need to stop by the Town Office and request a Business License Application. I am required by Maine State Statute to keep businesses on file in my office of “Sole Proprietors operating under a name other than their own”, however I would like ALL businesses to file as it is helpful information for me to have in the office.
Sole Proprietor (52kb pdf)
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TOWN OF MONTVILLE, MAINE
The Way Life Is
414 Center Rd (see below for map)
Montville, Me 04941
Town info page
Mondays 9 a.m.-7 p.m.
Tuesdays 2 p.m.-7 p.m.
Wednesdays 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
1st & 3rd Sat. 9-11 a.m.
Winter weather reminder: the town office is closed when school and/or the County offices are closed.
Clerk: Abbie Hills
342-5544 Fax 342-5550
If you are interested in receiving email reminders for dog registrations, vehicle registrations, Selectmen’s meeting minutes and/or General announcements, email Abbie and specify which ones you are interested in receiving.
Treasurer/Tax Collector: Mary Thompson
Animal Control Officer: Peter E. Nerber 993-2225 cell 505-0981
Assistant Animal Control Officer: Peter A. Nerber cell 530-0948
Fire Chief: John York 382-3077
Road Commissioner: Steve Lucas 323-0841
Selectboard: Jay LeGore, Cathy Roberts, Bob Price
Administrative Assistant: Jeanne Coleman
Hours: Mon 1 pm-9 pm, Wed 8 am - 3:30 pm
Selectboard Meetings: Monday 7pm