As of April 1, 2020 Newry, Town Office is closed per Governor Mills Stay at Home Order effective April 2, 2020.

If you have any general town questions please email abernardnewrymaine@gmail.com

If you have question on building/plumbing permits, please email newryceo@megalink.net or call David Bonney cellphone 207-357-3688.

Stay safe, stay healthy, stay home if you can.

COVID-19 EMERGENCY SELECT BOARD MEETING

The Town of Newry in the best interest of public health and safety the following provisions are in place: The town office will be closed to public traffic as of Monday, March 16th but staff will be working and people are asked to call the Town Office at 824-3123 and we will do our best to provide the services that you require.  The Select Board is having an emergency meeting on Monday March 16th at the Newry Town Office at 3PM to discuss further steps the Town will be taking to contain the virus.

Sorry for the inconvenience this may cause.

Nomination Paper’s available March 9, 2020

Newry Residents

Nomination Papers are available on March 9, 2020 at the Newry Town Office for any Newry Resident interested in running for the following offices:

-Selectman/Assessor/Overseer of Poor:  3-year term beginning July 2020

Not less than 10 nor more than 25 signatures of registered Newry voters are required to file nomination papers at the Town Clerk’s Office. 

Deadline for completed nomination papers are due back at the Town Office by 5:00pm on Monday, April 6, 2020. 

Presidential Primary Election 3.3.2020

The Primary Election will be held at the Newry Town Office polling hours are 8AM-8PM. Please come by and vote on the parties presidential candidates, as well as the States Special Referendum Ballot on Question 1.

RESULTS for the Town of Newry

Democratic Party for President: Joseph Biden (36); Michael Bloomberg (12); Peter Buttigieg (1); Amy Klobuchar (1); Bernard Sanders (12); Elizabeth Warren (15); Andrew Yang (1)

Republican Party for President: Donald Trump (34); Blank (12)

Special Referendum, Question 1: Yes (116); No (37) Blanks (0)

Seeking Planning Board members

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 abernardnewrymaine@gmail.com