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Upcoming Meetings and Events


Selectmen Meeting
May 28, 2019
6:00pm
Cushing Community Center
Agenda, when available, here.


Planning Board Meeting Workshop
May 20, 2019
8:30am
Cushing Community Center
Agenda, when available, here.


Harbor Committee Meeting
May 26, 2019
6:30pm
Cushing Community Center
Agenda, when available, here.



ABSENTEE BALLOTS AVAILABLE

Absentee Ballots are available at the Cushing Town Office for the RSU #13 Unit Budget Validation Referendum on June 11, 2019. To receive an absentee ballot, a registered voter may come into the town office to vote, call 354-2375 for a ballot to be mailed to the voter (only the voter may do this), or come in and fill out a request form to pick up a ballot. Immediate family members may come in and fill out an application to take a ballot to a family member.

Please note: Due to State Statute Title 21-A section 753-B Wednesday, June 5, 2019 will be the last day to request an absentee ballot or vote by absentee unless a voter meets the criteria for a Special Circumstance Application. Only the voter can fill out the Special Circumstance Application.
If you have any questions, please call the Town Office at 354-2375.


WARRANT TO CALL REGIONAL SCHOOL UNIT NO. 13 BUDGET MEETING
(20-A M.R.S. ยง1485)

TO: Jennifer L. Colby, a resident of Regional School Unit No. 13 (the “Regional School Unit”) composed of the City of Rockland and the Towns of Cushing, Owls Head, South Thomaston, and Thomaston, State of Maine.

In the name of the State of Maine, you are hereby required to notify the voters of each of the municipalities within Regional School Unit No. 13, namely, the City of Rockland and the Towns of Cushing, Owls Head, South Thomaston, and Thomaston, that a Regional School Unit Budget Meeting will be held at Oceanside High School, 400 Broadway Street in the City of Rockland, Maine at 6:00 p.m. on May 23, 2019 for the purpose of determining the Budget Meeting articles set forth below.

Full announcement can be found here.


Notice from The Board of Selectmen

Due to a recent resignation, there is an opening on the Planning Board.  This will be for a term of 3-years.  Interested parties should contact the Town Office at 354-2375.


Town of Cushing
Notice of Tax-Acquired Property Sale

The Board of Selectmen of the Town of Cushing is accepting bids for the purchase of the municipality’s interest in one tax-acquired property. All bids must be received by the Board of Selectmen no later than 2:30 P.M. on Friday, May 24, 2019.
Details here.


Cushing Town Reports
Cushing Town Reports are in and available at the Cushing Town Office and Library


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.


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.


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
Fax: 207-354-1375