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May 24, 2016  1:57 AM 
  Ruth S. Ham - Dedication Plaque on her bench. Anthony Grant receiving the Boston Post Cane from the Shapleigh Board of Selectmen  Ruth S. Ham‹s children and grandson.  Ryan, Pat, Karen, Kevin and Debbie Blowing Snow- Hooper Road Carpenter Cove Sunset Upper Mousam Winter Mousam Lake State Boat Ramp Shapleigh Corner Store Foot of Mousam Lake Loons Gathering for Migration Shapleigh Baptist Church Flood 2008 Shapleigh Commons Shapleigh Corner Shapleigh Corner Store Carpenters Cove in the Fall


Vistors Welcome to come to the Town Hall to see the beautiful art exhibit put on by Miss Benvie and the students of the Shapleigh Memorial School.  It is such a joy to see the young artist's work.   

MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND - The Town Clerk's office will be closed on Saturday, May 28th for the memorial day holiday.

Click here to request an absentee ballot for the June 14, 2016 election.  Absentee Ballot Notice - click here 

For the Specimen Ballot for June 14, 2016 -  Click on either the Republican Ballots OR Democratic Ballots for preview of ballots.  

RSU 57 Ballot - click here

PACE - Low Interest Loans for Home Energy Improvements - Efficiency Maine is launching the Maine PACE loan program.  The Shapleigh voters approved entering into an agreement with Efficiency Maine at their March 2016 Town Meeting.  Loans provide a way for homeowners to borrow funds at a competitive interest rate to make energy improvements, such as installing a new energy efficient heating system, weatherizing a home with insulation and air sealing and replacing hot water tanks.  For more information about PACE or to apply, visit or call 1-866-376-2463.

The Town of Shapleigh would like to inform residents that there is a recycling paint program available.  You can drop off your unwanted paint to locations in Springvale and soon to be available at the Shapleigh Transfer Station.  PaintCare Program - for more information and to find a drop off location near you please visit their website at

Fire permits - Effective immediately fire permits for the Town of Shapleigh may be issued Monday - Friday 9 am - 6 pm at the Public Safety Building, 506 Shapleigh Corner Road, Shapleigh - phone 207-636-2211.  Personnel will be available to issue permits if they are not on an emergency call.  Saturday - Sunday - you may contact the Fire Warden Steve Fiske @ 207-636-1553 or the Fire Chief, Duane Romano @ 207-636-1262 if interested in obtaining a fire permit.

To get a list of existing trails on town and city owned land, The Maine Trail Finder website has a comprehensive list -

Williams Property - Information and map - click here