Deputy Clerk Position

The Town of Newry is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Deputy to the Clerk /Tax Collector/Registrar of Voter. This is a part-time position (28-32 hours a week) and involves many responsibilities. It requires integrity, close attention to detail and some flexibility in hours.

The optimal candidate will possess the following skills; multi-tasking a must with the 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 skillset to learn the position. Applicants must have a minimum of a high school diploma or GED. Computer experience, reliable transportation, and clear credit history is a must.

Pay will depend on experience and qualifications. The Office has a great schedule Monday through Thursday 7am -5pm (hours will be either from 9-5 or 9-4); a benefit package which includes vacation and sick time is available to the chosen candidate. A full job description is available at the Town office (422 Bear River Road, Newry) or via email (abernardnewrymaine@gmail.com ). Please submit your cover letter, resume, and references by mail to: Amy Bernard, 422 Bear River Road, ME 04261, by email to abernardnewrymaine@gmail.com , or by hand to the Newry Town Office.

First review of the applicants will begin on November 9, 2020; applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Town Wide Revaluation

RJD and Assessors will start reviewing each property in Town starting on October 1, 2020. The Assessors will have badges with the RJD logo on them. They will be starting their review of properties in the Sunday River Valley area of Town. If you have any questions please call the Town Office at 824-3123.

Public Hearing July 21, 2020 6 PM

This is to notify the inhabitants of the Town of Newry, who are qualified to vote in Town affairs to assemble at the Newry Town Office, located at 422 Bear River Road,on Tuesday, July 21, 2020 at 6 pm.  Or via Toll call # (425)436-6372, with Access Code 53110. To hear and discuss public comment of the following: Adult Use Marijuana Store License Application  JAR INC Adult Use Retail Store Application, Post Office Mall, Newry, Maine 04261. In addition to attending the Public Hearing, interested parties may also submit written comment to: 422 Bear River Road, Newry ME 04261 or email: abernardnewrymaine@gmail.com.

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NEWRY TOWN OFFICE

(207)824-3123

 MONDAY – THURSDAY 7:00 AM TO 5:00 PM

Please provide the following

information /document for us to process your requests

NAME

ADDRESS

PHONE NUMBER (Where you can be reached during our business hours)

REGISTRATION OF NEW VECHIEL

  1. PROOF OF INSURANCE
  2. TITLE (make sure back is completed) OR NEW CERTIFICATE FROM DEALER
  3. BILL OF SALE
  4. MILAGE
  5. TYPE OF PLATE

VEHICLE RE-REGISTRATION

  1. PROOF OF INSURANCE
  • MILIAGE & PLATE NUMBER

IF & W

FULL NAME / DATE OF BIRTH / MOSES ID IF KNOWN

BOAT

  1. MAKE
  2. MODEL
  3. YEAR
  4. HORSEPOWER

ATV

  1. MAKE/MODEL OF MACHINE
  2. YEAR

FISHING/HUNTING LICENES

  1. TYPE OF LICENSE (FISHING ONLY, HUNT FISH COMBO ECT…)

IF YOU NEED ANY OTHER SERVICES PLEASE CALL THE OFFICE AND WE WILL ADVISE YOU WHAT YOU WILL NEED IN ORDER TO PROCESS YOUR REQUEST

We do NOT have ballots yet. We expect to receive ballots the second week of June… The town has received multiple call this morning for absentee ballots please call back the week of June 15th. Sorry for the any confusion this is causing.

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)