Public hearing scheduled for September 22, 2022 at 6:00 p.m. at the Town Office to discuss repealing and replacing appendices A through G of the General Assistance Ordinance. These appendices regulate the overall maximum allowable income and basic expenses for determining eligibility. The public is invited to attend.: Annually, the municipal officers must adopt the new maxiumum allowable income and basic expenses (housing, food, utilities, heating fuel and personal care to assist the town in determining eligibility for general public assistance.  These maximums are determined by the state for each county in Maine.  These appendicies will be in effect from October 1, 2022 through September 30, 2023.   These appendices shall be available for public inspection at the Town Office.  The public has a right to comment on these appendices at the public hearing which has been scheduled for Thursday, September 22, 2022 at 6:00 pm.  


Spirit of America Award

We’re looking for nominations for the recipient of the Spirit of America Award.  What is the Spirit of America Award?  “The Spirit of America award is presented to a local person(s), project, or group for outstanding community service using Pittston’s criteria to honor the recipient. The Spirit of America Foundation is a 501(c)(3) public charity established in Augusta, ME in 1990 to honor volunteerism.”  Please submit your nominations to the Town Office by June 22nd for consideration.  Thank you for your suggestions!