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Upcoming Meetings and Events


Selectmen Meet
September 24, 2018
6:00pm
Cushing Community Center
Agenda, when available, here.


Announcements


TOWN OF CUSHING
NOTICE OF TAX-ACQUIRED
PROPERTY SALE

Notice can be found here.
Tax map here.


TOWN OF CUSHING SEEKING APPLICANTS FOR
OFFICE ASSISTANT 

The Town of Cushing is seeking applicants for a part-time Office Assistant.  The qualified applicant will assist the Town Clerk and Tax Collector in performing a wide variety of duties including, but not limited to, processing motor vehicle registrations, collection of taxes and other payments/fees, cash-ups, payroll, creating bank deposits and reconciliations, records/file management, answering phone inquiries, elections, and general clerical and bookkeeping duties as required.  Solid experience with Microsoft Word and Excel is expected, as well as overall computer literacy and the willingness and competency to learn new things.  Qualified individuals must be able to multi-task, be highly motivated, maintain confidentiality, have excellent written and oral communication skills as well as basic math skills.

This is a regular part-time position of approximately 10-15 hours per week and occasionally more on certain weeks as needed. Applicant must be able to be bonded.

To apply please submit cover letter, resume, and at least three work-related references to:
Town of Cushing, “Office Assistant Search”
39 Cross Road, Cushing, ME 04563
or via e-mail at cushingme@roadrunner.com

The Town of Cushing is an Equal Opportunity Employer


TOWN OF CUSHING PUBLIC HEARING

The Cushing Board of Selectmen will conduct a public hearing at the Cushing Community Center on September 24, 2018 at 6:00 pm, preceding the meeting of the Board of Selectmen, to receive public comment on the proposed amendments to the General Assistance Ordinance Appendices A-D.  A copy of the proposed amendments can be viewed at the town office during regular business hours.


TOWN OF CUSHING PUBLIC HEARING

The Town of Cushing will hold a public hearing at the Cushing Community Center preceding the Selectmen’s Meeting on Monday, September 24, 2018 at 6:00pm to receive public comment on the following: To see if the Board of Selectmen will approve extending, for another 180 days, an ordinance entitled ‘Town of Cushing Moratorium Ordinance Regarding Land Use and Growth’ that was adopted by the Legislative Body on April 23, 2018.  The ordinance may be viewed at the Cushing Town Office or here.


Health Advisory: West Nile Virus Positive Mosquito Pool
See copy of announcement here.


24 OPEN SLOTS COMMERCIAL CLAM LICENSE SALES:
FIRST COME-FIRST SERVE ONLY 

BUY A COMMERCIAL LICENSE:

Resident Commercial Licenses-                $315.00
Non-Resident Commercial Licenses-       $470.00

Clammers can come into Thomaston Town Office to pay for the license and hold their slot. They can pick up their commercial license once they show proof of 10 hours of reseeding time and show proof of their State Commercial Clamming License from Department of Marine Resource.

Commercial licenses expire May 31, 2019.

TO OBTAIN RESEEDING TIME:

  • The next reseeding time is October 31, 2018 at 8 a.m. to get 5 hours. Call David Taylor at 207-354-2703 for more information.
  • Buy 5 hours of reseeding time at $25/hour. Purchase from Joanie McDonald at 207-354-8944 or 207-390-5113.

Reseeding reminder notice here.


NOTICE FROM THE BOARD OF SELECTMEN

The Planning Board has an opening for one more member.  Interested parties should leave their names with the Town Clerk.


CUSHING TOWN REPORT
Now available at the town office


JOINT BOARD OF SELECTMEN
of the
GEORGES RIVER REGIONAL
SHELLFISH MANAGEMENT ORGANIZATION

The Joint Board is seeking application and resume for the position of shellfish warden for the towns of Warren, Cushing, Thomaston, South Thomaston, and St. George. Information can be found here.


2018 DOG LICENSES ARE NOW AVAILABLE 

This is a reminder that dog licenses will expire December 31, 2017.

Licenses are available online at www.doglicensing.com or at the town office.  At the town office, please bring or mail a copy of the certificate of rabies vaccination along with $6.00 for spay/neutered or $11.00 for able to produce. A late fee of $25.00 will be added to the license fee as of February 1, 2018.

If you have any questions contact the town office at 354-2375.  You can check with us we may have the rabies vaccination on file.


cushing town offices

Town Office, Library and Community Center
39 Cross Road
Cushing, Maine 04563


Town Office Hours:
Monday 8:30 to 4:30
Wednesday 8:30 to 4:30
Friday 7:30 to 2:30
Telephone: 207-354-2375