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PARKMAN NEWS—OCTOBER 2018 EDITION

  • As of October 1st, all unpaid property taxes are accruing interest of 7%.

 

  • The Parkman Grange will meet on Tuesday, October 2nd at 6:00 p.m. at the Parkman Grange Hall. ​​ All are welcome to attend. ​​ Please call Sue Manchester at 277-3942 for more information.

 

  • The Parkman Prowlers will be holding a landowner Potluck on Tuesday, October 2nd at 5:30 p.m. in the lower level of the Parkman Town Office. ​​ The last ATV meeting of the year will be held following the supper. ​​ The meetings will resume monthly in April of 2019.

 

  • The Parkman Town Office will be closed on Wednesday, October 3rd and Thursday, October 4th for the annual MMA Convention.

 

  • The Planning Board will meet on Thursday, October 4th at 7:00 p.m. in the library of the Parkman Town Office.

 

  • The Parkman Town Office will be closed on Monday, October 8th in observance of Columbus Day.

 

  • The Transfer Station is no longer open on Wednesdays. ​​ They are open Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. to Noon.

 

  • The Parkman Town Office will be closed on Tuesday, October 16th and Wednesday, October 17th for an Elections Workshop.

 

  • The Board of Selectmen will meet on Thursday, October 11th and Thursday, October 25th at 6:00 p.m. in the library of the Parkman Town Office.

 

  • If you need a certified copy of a birth, death, or marriage certificate, please call ahead to the Parkman Town Office at 876-3730. ​​ The fee is $15 for one copy, and $6.00 for any additional copies of the same record requested at the same time.

 

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  • 5 Guns in 5 Minutes Gun Raffle Tickets are available at KC’s Country Store, Herring Brothers, Lovell Hardware, the Parkman Town Office, and Mountain Sporting Goods in Dover-Foxcroft which has guns on display. ​​ Tickets are $10.00. ​​ Winners will be chosen at the Hunter’s Supper on November 17th at the Parkman Grange Hall.

  • Fire permits can be obtained at KC’s Country Store from Pam Sukis: 876-4111, and from Danny White at 85 Crow Hill Road: 876-2681.

 

  • The 2019 Dog Licenses will available on Monday, October 15th. ​​ The fee for a male/female is $11.00, and $6.00 for a spayed or neutered dog. ​​ All dogs must be licensed by January 31, 2019 or a $25.00 state mandated late fee will apply. ​​ Reminder letters will go out in the mail for dog license by mid-October, and each letter will have a reminder if we need your dog’s current rabies certificate.

 

  • The 2018-2019 Hunting Law books are now available at the Parkman Town Office.

 

  • Don’t forget to join KC’s Country Store Big Buck contest. ​​ Please call 876-4111 for more information.

 

  • The Parkman Baptist Church holds worship services every Sunday morning at 10:00 a.m. ​​ All are welcome to attend.

 

  • Youth Hunting day is Saturday, October 20, 2018. ​​ Hunting with firearms begins on Saturday, October 27th for Maine residents and October 29th for all hunters. ​​ The last day of hunting season for firearms is November 24th.

 

  • The Parkman Baptist Church and the Parkman Grange will be holding a TRUNK OR TREAT on Wednesday, October 31st from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. ​​ Kids and their parents are welcome to come get treats. ​​ This event will be held at the Parkman Baptist Church.

 

  • Sonia Sanborn is the Animal Control Officer for the Town of Parkman. ​​ She can be reached at 876-3000 (h) or 343-0455 (c). ​​ Sonia deals with domestic animals only, for wildlife issues please contact a Game Warden.

 

  • Proof of insurance is required to register vehicles. ​​ The Town Office accepts electronic proof of insurance or you can have your insurance agent fax proof to 876-9704.

 

  • White’s Family Redemption is open Tuesday through Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. ​​ They are located at 85 Crow Hill Road. ​​ 876-2681.

 

  • Don’t forget to FALL BACK and set your clocks back one hour on Sunday, November 4th at 2:00 a.m.

 

  • One World Community Café serves a healthy lunch every Wednesday at Noon at the Guilford Methodist Church in Guilford. ​​ All are welcome to attend.

 

  • The Unitarian Universalist Church of Sangerville and Dover-Foxcroft Food Cupboard is open the 1st Wednesday at 3rd Wednesday each month from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. ​​ All are welcome. ​​ They are located at 130 Main Street in Sangerville (corner Church Street and Main Street).

  • The Referendum Election will be held on Tuesday, November 6, 2018. ​​ Polls will open at 8:00 a.m. and close at 8:00 p.m. ​​ Voting will take place in the lower level of the Parkman Town Office. ​​ Absentee ballots will be available on October 5th. ​​ The Parkman Town Office will be CLOSED for business on Election Day.

 

  • There will be a Rabies Clinic on Saturday, November 10th from 10:00 a.m. to Noon at the Cambridge Town Hall. ​​ Area residents are welcome to bring their animals for shots. ​​ The fee for a Rabies vaccination is $15.00. ​​ Persons presenting animals are expected to clean up after their pets, inside and outside the building.

 

  • The Parkman Town Office is open Monday and Friday 9 am to 5 pm, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday 9 am to 1 pm. ​​ The phone number is 876-3730, fax is 876-9704, email is townofparkman@yahoo.com, and website is www.parkmanmaine.com. ​​ Happy Halloween to everyone on October 31st. 😊 ​​