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:
TOWN OF SUMNER
INVITATION TO BID
The Town of Sumner is seeking bids on the clean-up and removal of sand in the parking lots and grounds at the Bisbee-Dyer Municipal Center. Clean-up must be completed by May 30, 2016.
Bids must be received in the Town Office by 7:00 PM on Tuesday, May 10, 2016. Please submit your bid in a sealed envelope marked “bid”.
The Town of Sumner reserves the right to accept or reject any and all bids.
FMI: Contact the Sumner Town Office during these hours: Tuesday 10:30-7:00, Wednesday 8:30-4:30, Thursday 8:30-3:00, Friday 9:00-1:00 and Saturday 9:00-Noon.
Town of Sumner 633 Main Street Sumner ME 04292
TEL (207) 388-2866
FAX (207) 388-2862
MAY 18: Public Budget Hearing held at Dirigo Elementary School at 6:30 pm.
MAY 19: Public Budget Hearing held at Buckfield Junior Senior High School at 6:30 pm.
MAY 25: RSU No. 10 Annual Budget Meeting at Mountain Valley High School at 6:30 pm.
JUNE 14: Budget Validation Referendum Vote at Municipal Voting Stations
FUN RUN FOR YOUR HEALTH!
TRI TOWN RESCUE 5K
SUNDAY, MAY 22, 2016. Fun run for the children also! Registration begins at 7:30AM. 5K Run starts at 9:00AM.
Please contact John Hammel phone#890-4976 and Janet Fournier phone# 978-821-4288.
Sumner is in Wildlife Management Districts 12 and 15. For more detailed information go to the Hunting tab at www.mefishwildlife.com.
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.
VA MAINE HCS-HEALTHCARE FOR HOMELESS VETERANS PROGRAM: FOR ASSISTANCE 24 HOURS A DAY, PLEASE CALL THE PHONE #1-877-424-3838(1-8774AIDVET).
Select Board 2nd and 4th Tuesdays at 7 p.m.
Planning Board 1st and 3rd Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m.
Road Committee 3rd Wednesday at 7:00 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
2015 Warrant for Annual Town Meeting: Town Warrant
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