The Newry Town Office will be closed on December 26, 2019. Sorry for the inconvenience this may cause.
Due to the late night with Elections
The Town Office will open up at 9am on
Wednesday November 6th.
Thank you for your understanding.
Tomorrow November 5, 2019 there are three ballots to be voted on. MSAD #44 is seeking approval for a 2.4 Million dollar bond for a New Bus Garage; State of Maine has 2 Bond Questions; Local Ballot seeking approval for three ordinances I have attached the ordinances for your review. We hope to see you tomorrow!
Consider and Discuss report of additional audit services from RHR Smith Town’s auditor.
The Town Office will be closed on October 14, 2019 for Indigenous People’s Day. We will be open on Tuesday October 15, 2019 at 7 AM. Sorry for any inconvenience.
Newry Planning Board
Newry Town Office
422 Bear River Rd, Newry, Maine
October 2, 2019 6:00 PM
Project: Surface Lift Project on the Sundance Ski Trail at Sunday River; Copy of the application is available at the Town Office.
Newry children who attended summer camp this year; may qualify for a $100 scholarship. The Board of Selectmen are accepting letters from Newry kids about there summer camp experiences. The Board will award the scholarships on September 17th Select Board meeting.
Anyone interested in the topic of Retail Marijuana in the Town of Newry is welcome to attend the Public Hearing and express their opinions regarding allowing such businesses in Town. We are also updating our Planning Board Ordnance; and welcome any opinions on the ordinances above.
The Town of Newry is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Deputy to the Clerk /Tax Collector/Registrar of Voter and some Assessing Clerk duties . This is a full-time position and involves many responsibilities. It requires integrity, close attention to detail and some flexibility in hours.
The optimal candidate will possess ability to answer the telephone; assisting customers by issuing various types or licenses , as well as marriage, death, and birth certificates; assist with elections; and ability to perform duties of the Clerk in his/her absence. Working knowledge of standard practices and procedures of the Clerk’s office and practical knowledge of accepted bookkeeping principles and basic computer skills preferred. Previous experience in a municipal clerk’s office preferred, however we are willing to train the right candidate that is eager to learn new software programs quickly, and has the skill set to learn the position. Applicants must have a minimum of a high school diploma or GED. Computer experience and reliable transportation is a must.
Pay will depend on experience and qualifications. As this is a full-time position, with a great schedule Monday through Thursday 7am -5pm; a benefit package which includes vacation, sick, and insurance is available to the chosen candidate. A full job description is available at the Town office (422 Bear River Road, Newry) or via email (firstname.lastname@example.org ). Please submit your cover letter and resume by mail to: Amy Bernard, 422 Bear River Road, ME 04261, by email to email@example.com , or by hand to the Newry Town Office.
First review of the applicants will start on August 15th ; applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
The Town is looking for people interested in becoming a member of the Newry Planning Board ( 2 regular members, and 2 alternate members open). You must be available the first and third Wednesdays of the month for approximately 2 hour meeting. We are willing to train anyone interested in the position. If interested, please send a letter of interest to Amy Bernard, Town Administrator via email firstname.lastname@example.org