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

Town of Raymond, Maine newsletter

 

Town of Raymond Public Calendar

 

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Table of Contents

  • Election Day
  • Annual Town Meeting Warrant Book is Available
  • Absentee Ballots Available
  • Main Street Sidewalk Project
  • Swim Lessons at Crescent Lake Beach

Election Day

 

Notice of State & Municipal & RSU #14 Election

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Sample Ballot - State

Sample Ballot - Town

Sample Ballot - RSU #14

RSU #14 Budget Amounts

 

Voting Place Name Jordan Small Middle School 

Voting Place Location  423 Webbs Mills Rd

Polls Open at 7 A.M. and Polls Close at 8:00 P.M.

 

Absentee Ballot Processing:
            During Election Day (6/13/2017) - 10am, 2pm, 4pm, 6pm, 8pm

 

State Question To Be Voted On:

Bond Issue – General Fund Bond To Stimulate Investment in Innovation by Maine Businesses To Produce Nationally and Globally Competitive Products and Services

 

Municipal Offices To Be Voted On:

Selectman – 2 seats for 3 years

Budget-Finance Committee Member – 3 seats for 3 years

RSU #14 Board Member – 1 seat for 3 years

 

Municipal Question To Be Voted On:

Non-binding, Informational Only Question:  Would the Town like to explore constructing a new Town Office building?

 

RSU #14 School Budget Questions To Be Voted On:

“Do you favor approving the Regional School Unit No. 14 budget for the upcoming school year that was adopted at the latest Regional School Unit budget meeting?”

 

Town of Raymond Public Calendar

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Table of Contents

  • Town Manager's Budget Proposal
  • Nomination Papers
  • Posted Roads
  • Public Hearing
  • Sebago Lakes Region Chamber of Commerce TV Campaign
  • Zoning Board of Appeals
  • Tassel Top is hiring for the 2017 Season.

Town Manager's Budget Proposal

To view the Town Manager's budget proposal for the FY 2017-2018 please click HERE.

Nomination Papers

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.

Posted Roads

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

Public Hearing

Town of Raymond Board of Selectmen

Notice of Public Hearing

Tuesday, April 11, 2017, at 6:30pm

Raymond Broadcast Studio

423 Webbs Mills Road

The Town of Raymond Board of Selectmen will hold 2 public hearings on Tuesday, April 11, 2017:

  • Malt Liquor License Renewal in accordance with 28-A MRSA §653(1) for consideration of the application for William Coppersmith, Jr., DBA Fisherman's Catch (1270 Roosevelt Trail).
  • Revision of Ordinances to be voted at Town Meeting on June 6, 2017, in accordance with 30-A MRSA §3002.

For more information contact the Town Office at 207-655-4742.

Sebago Lakes Region Chamber of Commerce TV Campaign

The Sebago Lakes Region Chamber of Commerce has put together a program highlighting the Lakes Region area.  To view the segment about Raymond you can click HERE.  The show will begin airing this month on some local networks and run through to June. To view the entire show you can click HERE which covers other towns in the area in additon to Raymond.

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Table of Contents

  • Rabies Clinic
  • Gateway to Raymond - Wreath Donation
  • Mailbox Identification Reminder

Rabies Clinic

 
Date: 
Saturday, January 21, 2017 -
10:00am to 12:00pm

 

At Jordan Bay Animal Hospital

207-655-3900

1242 Roosevelt Trail
Raymond, ME 04071

 

Cost is $10 CASH ONLY for rabies vaccinations.  Rabies vaccinations will be for 1 year, or for 3 years if documentation is provided that the dog is up-to-date.

 

The Raymond Town Clerk will be onhand to license dogs.  Cost is $6 for a spayed/neutered dog and $10 for a non-altered dog.  Cash or checks (made out to Town of Raymond).

 

Gateway to Raymond - Wreath Donation

 

The Raymond Beautification Committee and the Raymond Vitalization Committee would like to thank everyone who contributed to this year’s Business Corridor Wreath Project.

 

 

 

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Table of Contents

  • Absentee Ballots Available Next Week
  • Election Day
  • Mill Street Closure Notice
  • Drug Take-Back Event
  • Raymond Fire Rescue Citizen Academy
  • Loans for Drought Related Costs
  • Board of Assessment Review Openings
  • Planning Board Member Needed
  • Columbus Day - Office Closed
  • Veterans' Day - Office Closed
  • Thanksgiving - Office Closed
  • Christmas Day - Office Closed
  • Christmas Holiday Observed - Office Closed

 

Absentee Ballots Available Next Week

 

Absentee ballots will be available next week here at the Town Office.  You can either request one be mailed to you or come in to pick yours up and vote here if you would like.  The deadline for absentee voting is November 3rd. For more information please contact the Town Clerk, Sue Look at 655-4742 x 121 or sue.look@raymondmaine.org

Election Day

 
Tuesday, November 8, 2016 -
7:00am to 8:00pm

 

Jordan Small Middle School Gymnasium

423 Webbs Mills Rd

Raymond  ME  04071

 

Mill Street Closure Notice

 

Please be advised that Mill Street will be closed to thru traffic starting Monday October 3rd to Friday October 7th from 7:00am to 4:00pm daily for paving. For more information please contact the Public Works Director, Nathan White at 653-3641.

Drug Take-Back Event

 

The Cumberland County Sheriffs Office will be conducting a Drug Take-Back event on October 22, 2016, from 10am to 2pm at the Raymond Public Safety Building (1443 Roosevelt Trail, Raymond, ME 04071).

 

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Table of Contents

  • June 14, 2016 Primary, Municipal & RSU #14 Elections Results
  • Town Office Closed for Year-End Processing & Independence Day
  • Trash Pick-up & July 4th
  • Everyone Loves Raymond, ME - August 6, 2016
  • Raymond Woman Crowned Miss Maine 2016

Town Office Closed for Year-End Processing & Independence Day

The Town Office will be closed Friday, July 1st, and Saturday, July 2nd, for Fiscal Year End processing and in observance of Independence Day.

 

Trash Pick-up & July 4th

There will be no trash pick-up on Monday, July 4th.  Please put your trash out on Tuesday, July 5th instead.

 

Thank you!

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Table of Contents

  • Raymond's Elected Positions
  • Posted Roads
  • Street Sweeping Begins April 5, 2016
  • Town Scholarships Application Now Available
  • New Basketballl Court at Sheri Gagnon Memorial Park
  • Retired Public Safety Truck: For Sale
  • Tassel Top Park Summer Employment Opportunities
  • Raymond Recreation Association Hiring a Lifeguard

 

Raymond's Elected Positions

Nomination papers will be available at the Town Office beginning Monday, March 21, 2016, for the following positions (each for a 3 year term):

  • 2 members of the Board of Selectmen
  • 3 members of the Budget-Finance Committee
  • 1 member of the RSU #14 Board of Directors

Nomination papers are due back to the Town Clerk by Monday, May 2, 2016, at 4:00pm.

For more information contact the Sue Look, Town Clerk via email or at 207-655-4742 x121.

 

Posted Roads

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 Monday, February 29, 2016 until May 31, 2016.  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

Click HERE for list of roads.

 

Street Sweeping Begins April 5, 2016

The street sweeping will begin on April 5th on the East side of Raymond and will work through the week toward the Village.

Please call Public Works Director Nathan White with any questions or concerns at 653-3641.

 

Town Scholarships Application Now Available

The deadline for applying for the Town Scholarships is April 30, 2016.

For more information click HERE.  For Application click HERE.

 

New Basketballl Court at Sheri Gagnon Memorial Park

A new basketball court will be built at Sheri Gagnon Memorial Park on Mill Street beginning March 28, 2016.

This has been made possible by funds raised at the U-Can-5K.

For more information contact Brenda Cowette at 615-2379.

 

Retired Public Safety Truck: For Sale

Town of Raymond

 For Sale

2005 FORD F-150 XL 4x4 Extended Cab w/ 5.4L V-8, 151K miles, work truck package, receiver hitch.  Retired Public Safety vehicle, always garaged.

$5500

For more information call Public Works Director

Nathan White

207-653-3641