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Posted on: March 30, 2020

Transfer Station (Recycling Facility) Closed

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The York Transfer Station (Recycling Facility) will be closed until further notice. Curbside Trash and Recycling will be picked up as regularly scheduled.

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

Beach Closures

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Beach Closure Order

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

The President's Coronavirus Guidelines for America

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Do your part to slow the spread of the Coronavirus

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

WE DO NOT ENCOURAGE USE OF THE PLAYGROUND AT THIS TIME.

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The Town of York does not manually or chemically sterilize our playgrounds.  

We are advising parents and users to take CAUTION due to the recent developments of COVID-19.

Bacteria and germs could be present on playground surfaces.

WE DO NOT ENCOURA...

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

Food Options in York as of March 24, 2020

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Food Options in York as of March 24, 2020

 

-See list of area restaurants offering deliver/take-out/curb-side options. 

-Table of Plenty on Tuesdays 4:30-5:30pm take-home meals at First Parish Congregational Church

-Food Pantry shopping Hour...

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

Key Messages

Key messages amended again

Key Messages

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

Town Hall Closure

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Town Offices will be closed until further notice.
For questions please email covid@yorkmaine.org or
call 363-1000

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Posted on: March 3, 2020

March 3, 2020 Election Results

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The March 3, 2020 Election Results may be found HERE, in the Document Center.

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Posted on: February 27, 2020

Town Hall and Beach Closures and all COVID-19 Information

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2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

 A novel coronavirus (COVID-19) was identified in December as the cause of an outbreak of respiratory illness first detected in Wuhan City, Hubei Province, China, and which continues to expand. Cases have been ide...

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Posted on: February 4, 2020

Planning for the Future at Mount A!

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Visit: Planning for the Future for more information about this project, planning documents, photos, maps and video showcasing the work to date.

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Posted on: January 22, 2020

Proposed York Village Historic District Expansion Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) Updated 2020-2-19

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Proposed York Village Historic District Expansion Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

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Posted on: January 21, 2020

Board, Committee and Commission Vacancies

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Board, Committee and Commission Vacancies

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Posted on: January 15, 2020

Town Office Closure

Town Clerks Office Closures due to 3 State Elections

The Town Clerk/Tax Collector’s Office will be CLOSED on the following days due to State elections.

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Online Meeting Streaming

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Visit the Town Hall Streams website to view live and previously recorded meetings. The Local Access TV Station through Spectrum has been changed to Channel 1302.

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Posted on: June 29, 2018

Selfies with Steve!

070 for National Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Day

Get out of the Office on Fridays with Town Manager Steve Burns here on Selfies with Steve!

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Posted on: October 1, 2019

NEW Solid Waste and Recycling Guide

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The new 2019-2020 Solid Waste and Recycling Guide from Casella is available. For more information or any questions, please call Casella at: 207-560-9442

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Posted on: February 28, 2020

Notice of Road Postings

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The Town of York pursuant to MRSA Title 29A Section 2395, will be restricting any vehicle or combination of vehicles exceeding 23,000 pounds gross vehicle weight from using any Town maintained highway. This rule does not apply when the roadway is solidly ...

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Walk-In Hours for Planning and Code Enforcement

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The Planning Director holds walk-in hours each Wednesday from 10am to 12pm. This is a time when you can meet with the Planning Director without an appointment to discuss your project and/or upcoming Planning Board agenda items.

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Posted on: November 13, 2019

CodeRED - Keeping Our Citizens Informed

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Now you can be notified by your local emergency response team in the event of emergency situations or critical community alerts. Examples include but not limited to evacuation notices, road construction and detours, special events, no parking snow ban, an...

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Posted on: November 13, 2019

Suicide Prevention Lifeline

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1-800-273-TALK

The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals.

www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org

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Posted on: November 22, 2019

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World Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Day!
11-22-2019

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Wondering why Town Hall has been illuminated with purple lights this month?

We are one of the several communities in Maine who agreed to do this to help raise awareness about Pancreatic Cancer.

And here’s a bunch of us sporting purple for World Pa...

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Posted on: November 8, 2019

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Deborah McDermott's Retirement Party
11-08-2019

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Deborah McDermott will be retiring in a couple weeks. Here we are at a gathering to celebrate her career and her incredibly meaningful contributions to our community, and to wish her well on her new adventures.

If my quotes in the newspaper have read well,...

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Posted on: September 20, 2019

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Congratulations Julie!
09-20-2019

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Congratulations are in order!

Julie Ethridge, our Assistant Tax Assessor, has recently become our first Level 3 Certified Maine Assessor. Not many have achieved this status yet, and clearly she's at the top of her game!

We're fortunate here in York to have ...

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Posted on: September 13, 2019

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Steve's First Rodeo!
09-13-2019

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You may know Ken Churchill as one of our newer Planning Board members, but away from his volunteer time with the Town he is a rodeo cowboy. He's retired from bull riding and now he organizes these events, like last week's Extreme Country Fair in Epping, N...

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Posted on: September 6, 2019

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At the Library with Clementine
09-06-2019

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Would it be too corny to lead off with a verse or two of "Oh my darling"? Nope, it's definitely okay because I'm introducing Clementine!

Clementine is a sweet little lab puppy who is the unofficial therapy dog at the Library. You can't help but f...

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Posted on: August 31, 2019

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Congratulations Peg!
8-30-2019

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A friend and co-worker’s retirement is a mix of joyful and sad. Joyful in the culmination of a wonderful career dedicated to public service, and sad in the fact that we will no longer work together or see each other very often.

Here I am with Peg...

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Posted on: August 23, 2019

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Meet Victor Manougian
08-23-2019

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Victor Manougian and I took this shot standing in from of his 1968 Ford Chateau 123 Club Wagon van. I's a classic, and yet it't not as old as I am. Hmm...

In his role as a volunteer for the Town of York, Victor serves on our Board of Appeals. In his paying...

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Posted on: August 16, 2019

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Where's Waldo with USS California
08-16-2019

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The format of this week's selfie is sort of a "Where's Waldo" theme. Where's Steve? He's there somewhere amid the 100 or so men from USS California, the Veterans' Affairs Committee and others who volunteered this morning to work in First Parish ...

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Posted on: August 9, 2019

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With Rozanna Patane
08-09-2019

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Rozanna Patane, Chair of York’s Energy Steering Committee, joined me as I signed the Letter of Commitment to the Global Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy. The Board of Selectmen voted on July 29th to commit, via this program, to reduce then elimin...

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Posted on: August 2, 2019

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Meet Jim Dube
08-02-2019

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Jim Dube is one of our great public works crew. He is a talented heavy equipment operator, but you’ll see him helping out with anything we ask of our Public Works Department - like cleaning up after the microburst or plowing snow. And he&rsq...

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Posted on: July 12, 2019

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Meet Jon and Günter!
07-12-2019

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I hope you have the chance to meet Jon Rogers and Günter as I did .. moving slowly and at a safe distance!

Günter is the Town's police dog, and Jon works with him day and night. There are a handful of K-9 teams in southern Maine and we are fortunate to hav...

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Posted on: June 28, 2019

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Congratulations Brenda!
06-28-2019

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Here is a selfie at the Senior Center with soon-to-be-retired Brenda Bracy. Brenda has worked these past few years at the Senior Center, capping a 4-decade career with the Town. This shot was taken with the crowd at her retirement party.

Thank you for your...

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Posted on: June 21, 2019

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At the County Office with Greg Zinser
06-21-2019

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Hey! It's National Selfie Day! (Never knew there was such a thing.)

I met today with Greg Zinser, York County Manager, at the County Office in Alfred. Greg found a box of very old papers, some of which relate to York's early history. He graciously reached ...

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Posted on: June 14, 2019

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On the Porch with Stella
06-14-2019

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It's been a while since I posted a selfie and today opportunity knocked. Here I am with Stella, sitting on the bench on the front porch at Town Hall.

Stella is an 8-week old bundle of joyful energy! When Stella isn't taking selfies with me, she hangs out w...

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Posted on: April 26, 2019

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Cell Phone Reception in the Community Room!
04-26-2019

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Cell phone reception? I confess that my mind went in a slightly different direction when I heard there are now 4 bars in the Community Meeting Room at the York Public Library.

Turns out the improved cell reception in our primary meeting room is the work of...

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Posted on: April 12, 2019

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Goodrich Park Walking Trails with Robin Cogger
04-12-2019

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Here I am with Robin Cogger, York's incredible Parks and Recreation Director! She's doing an outstanding job filling some big shoes at the Grant House.

We're standing at the beginning of the walking paths in Goodrich Park (200 US Route One). The Parks crew...

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Posted on: April 5, 2019

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Selling Property with Terry!
04-05-2019

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I'm here with Terry Pirini, the Town's realtor, as we close the sale of one of the Town's surplus properties.

It's surprising how many properties the Town has acquired over the years, and Terry is helping the Board of Selectmen sell the properties we don't...

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