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PARKMAN NEWS—MARCH 2019 EDITION

  • The Parkman Grange will meet on Wednesday, March 6th at 5:00 p.m. at a Grange Member’s home. ​​ For more information please contact Sue Manchester at 277-3942.

 

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

 

  • Remember to Spring Ahead on Sunday, March 10th at 2:00 a.m. ​​ Set your clocks ahead one hour.

 

  • The Parkman Trailblazers will meet on Tuesday, March 12th at 6:00 p.m. at Wayne Libby’s house, 15 Libby Lane in Parkman off of the Crow Hill Road.

 

  • The annual Town Meeting for Parkman will be held on Saturday, March 16, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. at the Parkman Grange Hall. ​​ The Registrar of Voters will be at the Parkman Grange Hall at 10:00 a.m. ​​ Please bring your annual Town Report with you to the Town Meeting. ​​ The reports are anticipated to be available by March 8th at the Parkman Town Office, KC’s Country Store, and the Transfer Station. ​​ There will be a Town Meeting dinner from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m., put on by the Grange. ​​ Menu will include chicken pot pie, mashed potatoes, mac and cheese, beans, veggies, and assorted desserts. ​​ Admission for the dinner is by donation.

 

  • Just a friendly reminder that all motorcycles expire March 31st.

 

  • The Board of Selectmen will meet on Thursday, March 14th and Thursday, March 28th at 6:00 p.m. in the library of the Parkman Town Office.

 

  • There is a State Law (29 MRSA 2396) that prohibits pushing of snow into the public way. ​​ A person may not place and allow to remain on a public way snow or slush that has not accumulated there naturally.

 

  • The little winter sand shed by the old barn at the Parkman Town Office is for Parkman residents ONLY. ​​ Please limit sand to 2 five-gallon buckets per storm.

 

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

 

  • 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.

 

  • White’s Family Redemption hours are 10 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. every day except Monday. ​​ Pick ups are available for a small fee. ​​ Please call outside of business hours, 876-2681.

 

  • The deadline for the online Maine Moose Permit Lottery is 11:59 p.m. on May 15, 2019. ​​ To apply please go to www.mefishwildlife.com. ​​ The Moose Permit drawing will be held in mid-June.

 

  • The Town of Parkman will be celebrating 200 years in 3 years. ​​ It is never too early to start planning this big celebration. ​​ There is a sign-up sheet at the Parkman Town Office, and there will be one at Town Meeting for anyone interested in joining the Committee. ​​ The first brainstorming meeting will take place on Monday, May 13th at 6:00 p.m. in the lower level of the Parkman Town Office.

 

  • Information on the annual Daddy/Daughter Dance will be posted in April’s edition of Parkman News, but for more information on the event please contact Sue Manchester at 277-3942.

 

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

  • The Unitarian Universalist Church of Sangerville and Dover-Foxcroft Food Cupboard is open the 1st Wednesday and 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).

 

  • 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 $15.00 for one copy, and $6.00 for any additional copies of the same record requested at the same time.

 

  • The Parkman Town Office is open Monday and Friday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. ​​ Our phone number is 876-3730, fax is 876-9704, email is townofparkman@yahoo.com, and website is www.parkmanmaine.com. ​​ Happy First Day of Spring to everyone on March 20th 😊