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February 18, 2018  12:44 PM 
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 Proposed Zoning Changes to be voted on Saturday, March 10, 2018- CLICK HERE for brief description and changes.  

Budget Committee will be meeting on Thursday, February 15, 2018 at 6:30 pm, Shapleigh Town Hall, Second Floor, to make recommendations on the warrant. 

Notice:  The Board of Selectmen will be meeting at 5:00 pm on Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018 at Shapleigh Town Hall for a workshop regarding candidate's night. 

Notice:  The Town of Shapleigh is looking for volunteers to serve on the Capital Improvements Committee (CIC).  This committee is a fact finding committee researching the capital improvements needed in the town.  If you are interested in being appointed to the CIC please contact the Executive Secretary at 207-636-2843, ext 401 or email:

Notice:  Town of Shapleigh Candidates' Night will take place on Monday, February 26, 2018 at 7:00 pm at the Shapleigh Town Hall.  Come meet the candidates for Selectman.  Mark R. Cobb and Jennifer Roux.  You may submit questions for the candidates prior to 2/26/18 to:  Any questions you may call 207-636-2843, ext 401.

Voting - Municipal Election Friday - March 9, 2018 Absentee Ballots Available - Requests for a mailed ballot may be made by telephone or in writing by the voter or immediate family member by TUESDAY, March 6, 2018 - Unless the voter completes a "special circumstances" application.  Town Clerk's Office, Town of Shapleigh, PO Box 26, Shapleigh, Maine 04076 Phone:  207-636-2844 ext 413 or 415.  The polls will be open Friday, March 9th from 8AM - 8PM at the Shapleigh Town Hall 22, Back Road.  Annual Town Meeting will be Saturday, March 10, 2018 10 AM Shapleigh Memorial School.  

Municipal Election for detailed ballot information - click here for full details.

Shapleigh Dog Owners - Dog licenses are currently due.  Maine State Law requires each owner/keeper of a dog(s) at the age of 6 months or over be licensed in the Municipal Clerk's office in the Town where the dog is kept.  On-line service available at  A $25.00 late fee will be applied after January 31, 2018.  Please provide proof of current rabies vaccination.  Information/questions please call 207-636-2844 ext 413 or 415.

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.

Free Community Meals - Every Monday and Wednesday evenings, freshly-prepared, nutritious meals in our multi-purpose room at Curtis Lake Church, 5 PM, 38 Westview Drive, Sanford, behind Ocean State Job Lots.  Doors open at 4:45 pm.  All are welcomed to attend.

Williams Property - Information and map - click here

General Assistance is by appointment only.  If you are in need of assistance please call the Executive Secretary at 207-636-2843, ext 401 during regular office hours.  General Assistance Hotline After Hours is 207-651-8597.