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Posted on: January 29, 2018

Town Manager Weekly Newsletter

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News Flash

Posted on: March 16, 2020

Burn Permits no longer at Public Safety

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To obtain a Burn Permit, be do so online using: www.WardensReport.com

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Posted on: April 25, 2016

Sky Lanterns Illegal in Maine

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Sky lanterns (often known as floating, paper or Chinese lanterns) are made from thin paper stretched on a frame. A candle or other fuel source is held in a holder in the frame, and the burning fuel provides heat and lifts the lantern into the air. These l...

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Posted on: July 7, 2019

Wells Honors Fire Chief Vetre after his passing

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After a year long battle with lung cancer, Fire Chief Wayne Vetre passed away on Friday, July 5th, 2019 at a Boston hospital. The Town of Wells is planning to offer their thanks for his three years of service.

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Posted on: October 1, 2019

October is Fire Safety Month

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The 8th of October is the anniversary of the day that the City of Chicago in 1871 burned for 27 hours. This was the first major conflagration in the United States. Three hundred people died; 90,000 people were left homeless and 17,400 structures were dest...

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Posted on: October 23, 2020

2020-2021 Tax Year Commitment Info

2020 Tax Committment Information

2020-21 TAX YEAR 

 

(July 1, 2020 – June 30, 2021) 

 

$10.48 MILL RATE

 

($3.74 Municipal, $6.20 School, $0.54 County) 

 

TAX COMMITMENT DATE 10/23/20

 

96% CERTIFIED RATIO

 

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Wells Home News
Posted on: April 22, 2020

Having Trouble Paying Rent due to COVID – 19?

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ARE YOU HAVING TROUBLE PAYING RENT BECAUSE YOU LOST YOUR JOB DUE TO COVID – 19?The MaineHousing COVID-19 Rent Relief Program is for renters who cannot afford to pay their rent due to circumstances related to the Coronavirus pandemic. The program...

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Posted on: April 14, 2020

Work Situation Changed? You may be eligible for assistance.

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York County residents who are no longer working due to the coronavirus pandemic, or who have had their work hours cut, may now be eligible for fuel assistance through York County Community Action Corporation’s Home Energy Assistance Program (HEA...

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Posted on: April 6, 2020

Wells Food Pantry

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St. Mary’s Ecumenical Food Pantry continues to provide assistance to those in the Wells/Ogunquit community in need of food assistance, even during the COVID-19 crisis. 

The pantry is in the activities center at St. Mary Church located at...

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

Celebrations for Maine turning 200 have been moved to 2021

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A calendar of special events originally planned for this year to celebrate the state’s bicentennial has moved to 2021. 

 

The Town of Wells will have bicentennial events offered during the same time period as we help to celebrate...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

Burn Permits no longer at Public Safety

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To obtain a Burn Permit, be do so online using: www.WardensReport.com

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

Citizen Guide to Wells - Volume 2, Issue 1 Now Available

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Citizen Guide to Wells

View the Guide Book here.

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Posted on: July 15, 2015

Watch Meetings on Cable TV

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Channels

Citizens with a Cable Box: the channel is 3 & 1302.  Citizens with Direct to a Digital TV, with QAM tuner: the channel is 121-2.

Schedule 

The schedule may change without notice or may deviate due to observed holidays. ...

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Posted on: January 28, 2020

Stay Notified

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Sign up to receive notifications from the Town of Wells regarding issues important to you! Road Closures, Bid Postings, Meeting Agendas, News and More!

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Posted on: January 30, 2019

Wells Harbor Jetty Camera

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Watch a LIVE feed of the Wells Harbor here.

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Posted on: January 15, 2019

Volunteer

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Volunteers are a vital and essential part of the Wells community. We currently have volunteers assisting on a number of Boards, Committees and Program.

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Posted on: January 15, 2019

Beach Parking Passes

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Beach Parking Passes are needed from the Saturday of Memorial Day weekend through the Monday of Columbus Day.

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Posted on: January 15, 2019

Rental Facilities

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Reserve a Town Facility for an upcoming event or function.

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