Town of Raymond, Maine

401 Webbs Mills Road, Raymond, Maine 04071 - Tel: 207-655-4742 Fax: 207-655-3024

 

NOMINATION PAPERS will be available beginning 8:30 am, Monday, March 20, 2017

 

For the following positions:

 

Selectman – 2 positions for 3 year terms

Budget/Finance Committee – 3 positions for 3 year terms

RSU #14 Board of Directors – 1 position for 3 year term

 

Positions to be elected on Tuesday, June 13, 2017.  Polls will be open from 7:00 am to 8:00 pm at the Jordan Small Middle School gymnasium

 

Nomination papers are available at the Raymond Town Office during regular office hours.  25, but not over 100, registered Raymond voter signatures are required for being added to the ballot. 

 

The DEADLINE for submission of nomination papers to the Town Clerk is Monday, May 1, 2017, at 4:00 pm.

 

PUBLIC NOTICE

Town of Raymond

Road Posting

 

This is to notify you that Raymond will be closing its roads to vehicles weighing in excess of 23,000 pounds on Friday, March 3, 2017 until May 31, 2017.  Routes 85, 121, 302 and the Egypt Road will be exempt from this closure because they are State maintained roads. 

29-A M.R.S.A. § 2395

 

Nathan White, Public Works Director

 

List of Posted Roads

 

 

The Town of Raymond is seeking a volunteer to be a member of the Planning Board.

 

If you are interested in guiding the orderly development of the Town of Raymond, as well as ensuring the environmental protection of our 5 ponds and 2 lakes, then this is the opportunity for you!  The Planning Board enforces the Land Use Ordinance and has a hand annually in developing future ordinances and changing existing ordiances. 

 

If you care about your town and want to have a hand in its protection, then this is the place for you.  Background in municipal planning, development, real estate, building, etc. each have something to add to the Planning Board as well.  Meetings are held at 7:00 pm the second Wednesday of the month (public invited) at the Raymond Broadcast Studio.

 

For an application click HERE or call 655-4742 for more information.

 

Tassel Top Park is looking for a few exceptional adults (18+) to join our unique team for the 2017 season. Applicants must be responsible, reliable, have an excellent work ethic, communication and people skills and be able to commit for the entire summer season. Interested parties should print off an application from this site and mail to:
     Town of Raymond
     Attn:  Ranger Sue
     401 Webbs Mills Rd
     Raymond  ME  04071 

 

Deadline for applications is April 8th and interviews will be held in mid to late April.

 

This is a fun, outdoor job. This is a minimum wage (9.00/hr) part time, seasonal job with flexible schedule... Thank you for your interest!

 

LEGAL ADVERTISEMENT

 

TOWN OF RAYMOND

Broadcasting Studio

423 Webbs Mills Road

Raymond Maine 04071

 

ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS

Public Hearing

 

Monday, March 27, 2017

7:00 P.M.

 

You are hereby notified that the Raymond Appeals Board will hold a public hearing at the Raymond Broadcasting Studio on Monday, March 27, 2017at 7:00 pm to hear information on the following application:

NAME:                Stephen J. & Andrea M. Curtis

ADDRESS:          55 Haskell Ave.     Map:  030, Lot:  055/000

REASONING:      Setback reduction

 

There will be a site walk conducted at the above property on March 25, 2017 starting at Town of Raymond Code Enforcement Office at approximately 9:00am.

 

 

Application is available for review at the Town Office during regular business hours.

 

Just a reminder to all citizens to make sure your mailbox and/or house has proper identification so that emergency services

can locate your home in the event of an emergency. 

 

The Public Safety Building located at 1443 Roosevelt Trail offers FREE mailbox numbers to those who need them.

 

Remember: They Can't Help You, If They Can't Find You.

Image result for importance of mailbox identification for emergency services

 

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announced today that federal Economic Injury Disaster Loans are available to small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture and private nonprofit organizations in Maine as a result of the drought that began on July 5, 2016.

 

This disaster declaration includes the following counties: Cumberland, Oxford and York counties located in Maine.

 

The loan amount can be up to $2 million with interest rates of 2.625 percent for private nonprofit organizations and 4 percent for small businesses, with terms up to 30 years.

 

Applicants may apply online using the Electronic Loan Application (ELA) via SBA’s secure website at https://disasterloan.sba.gov/ela

 

For other application methods and instructions click HERE.

 

Completed loan applications must be returned to SBA no later than May 1, 2017.

 

 

The Town of Raymond has 4 openings on the Board of Assessment Review.  This board hears appeals of assessment decisions.  The board only meets when necessary and has not met in the past 4 years.  If you are interested please fill out an application and submit it to the Town Clerk at sue.look@raymondmaine.org or Town Clerk, 401 Webbs Mills Rd, Raymond  ME  04071, for consideration by the Board of Selectmen.

 

Thank you!

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Town Office Hours

Mon - Closed

Tues - 8:30am to 7pm

Wed - 8:30am to 4pm

Thur - 8:30am to 4pm

Fri    - 8:30am to 4pm

Sat   - Closed

Sun  - Closed

 

2016-17 Tax Rate:
$12.10/$1,000

 

Community & Informational Brochures

Includes important local information including:

  • Firework Safety
  • RTP Bus Route Information
  • Welcome to Raymond Brochure

 

Town Office Directory
Please be aware that the Town Office Extensions have changed. Please view our directory for more information.

 

Video Streaming
You can  now watch a LIVE STREAM of Raymond TV on your computer or mobile device by going here!

You can also view Archived meetings here!

 

Raymond Parcel Maps and Assessing Data in Google Earth!
You can view an overlay of Raymond's property parcel maps in Google Earth with tax assessing data.

 

Raymond Recycling & Waste
You can view pick up schedules, recycling policies and committee information.

 

Raymond Village Library
Come see all that the Library has to offer from Children's Story Times, booksales, wireless internet, access to ebooks and MORE!

 

Volunteer Opportunities
View some of the openings that we have on government boards and learn other ways that you can help your local community!


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