Tuesday, 10:30 – 7:00
Wednesday, 8:30 – 4:30
Thursday, 8:30 – 3:00
Friday, 9:00 – 1:00
Saturday, 9:00 – 12:00
Photos by Bob Runes
NOTICES AND EVENTS:
Sumner – Part Time Office Staff-30 hours/week
The Town of Sumner is accepting resumes for the position of Secretary to the Select Board/Planning Board and Deputy to the Clerk, Treasurer, Tax Collector and Registrar of Voters.
The successful candidate will possess proven written and oral communication skills, be familiar with office procedures and equipment, have some prior financial experience, be highly organized, exhibit superb customer service skills, have prior experience working with the public, be detail oriented, possess computer skills, and have the ability to handle multiple priorities.
Requirements include administrative experience and graduation from high school, preferably supplemented by post-graduate training, or any combination of experience and training that provides the knowledge, abilities and skills necessary to perform the duties of the position. Notary Public appointment and previous municipal experience is highly desirable.
Successful candidate may be considered for transition to full time Clerk, Treasurer, Tax Collector, and Registrar of Voters.
Send resume, cover letter, salary history and a minimum of three professional references to
Select Board, Town of Sumner, 633 Main St., Sumner, ME 04292.
Telephone (207) 388-2866 Applications will be accepted until a suitable candidate is found.
License Fee: $11.00 per dog or $6.00 per dog if neutered.
Late Fee of $25.00 PER DOG AS OF FEBRUARY 1, 2017 PLUS: THE COST OF THE LICENSE.
You may license your dog at the clinic, at the Office, or by mail with the current rabies certificate.
FYI- Property Taxes are due on Saturday, November 19, 2016. Interest on unpaid taxes start on Sunday, January 29, 2017.
You may now re-register your vehicle on-line through the State of Maine website. Please click on this link: http://www.maine.gov/vehicle
Building Notifications – please come into the town office and file your building notification prior to work being done, thank you!
Transfer Station permits – We have stickers available. When registering a new-to-you vehicle, we will be happy to issue you a new sticker!
Sumner Post Office, tel. 388-2066; the window hours are as follows:
Monday-Friday, 7-10 a.m. and 1:30-4:30 p.m.
Saturday, 8-11 a.m.
Zumba classes are being held at the Hartford-Sumner Elementary School on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 6 p.m. The first class is free and $4.00 after that.
The Comprehensive Plan Update can be viewed by clicking the link below. ONLY THE CHANGES are posted for view. If you would like to review the whole document, please stop in to the Town Office during regular business hours.
Burn permits are available on-line. See www.maineburnpermit.com There is a $7 fee for an on-line permit. You can still contact our local firemen and receive a permit at no cost.
Property Record Cards are in the Planning Board Room in Map Order folders. Tax maps and the Commitment Book are also in the Planning Board Room. For copies or to see the working property cards, please ask in the Office.
MEETINGS and INFORMATION:
The Animal Welfare Society and the Cleo Fund are offering services with participating local veterinary clinics to spay/neuter, health exams and rabies shots at a reduced rate for income-qualified cat owners with a $20.00 contribution requested but not required. Feral and community cats will be spayed or neutered at the clinics for no charge. To obtain vouchers, please call the Cleo Fund at (207)773-6221.
Select Board 2nd and 4th Tuesdays at 7 p.m.
Planning Board 1st and 3rd Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m.
Fire Department 2nd and 3rd Thursday at 6:30 p.m.
Sumner Volunteer Firefighter Training: 2nd Thursday in the Fire Barn at 6:30 p.m.
Comprehensive Plan View Here: Comprehensive Plan Update
Planning Board Agenda: PB Agenda
Select Board Agenda: sb-agenda
2017 Warrant for Special Town Meeting: 2017specialtownmeetingwarrant
2017 Special Town Meeting Ballot: 2017specialtownmeetingballot
2017 Return: 2017specialtownmeetingreturn
Buckfield/Sumner Transfer Station, tel. 336-2700
Wednesdays and Saturdays Year Round Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Swap Shop: Wednesday 9 a.m. to Noon; Saturday 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.; during winter, weather permitting
Oxford County Sheriff’s Department 1-800-733-1421
Animal Control Officer Ozzie Hart 357-2818
Kozy Kennelz Animal Shelter 212-6677
Maine’s Job Bank free service www.mainecareercenter.com