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Town Hall mailing address is PO Box 26, Shapleigh, ME  04076

Physical address is:  22 Back Road, Shapleigh, ME  04076

Shapleigh News

Board of Selectmen will be meeting on Tuesday, October 26th at 5pm with the Fire Chief and Rescue Chief of Service to discuss new membership drive.

Tuesday, October 26th at 5:30 pm the Board of Selectmen will be having an executive session pursuant to 1 MRSA 405(6)(a) for a personnel matter.

Town Hall Offices Closed on Thursday, 11/11/2021 for Veterans Day and on Thursday 11/25, Friday 11/26 and Saturday 11/27 for the Thanksgiving Holiday.

Job Opening:  The Town of Shapleigh is seeking applicants for the position of Town Administrator to the Board of Selectmen. Experience in record keeping, general office operations, strong organization skills, typing, taking minutes and communications skills, and have the ability to multi- task. Background with Human Resources a plus.  Pay rate commensurate with experience and education.  Hours are: Tuesday 9am – 7pm, Wednesday and Friday’s 9am - 4pm, Thursday 9am - Noon.  For a job description and application please call, Town Administrator at 207-636-2843, Ext.401 or go to the Town’s website Administrator’s page to download the information. You can also email the Town Administrator at for more information. Please mail completed applications with a cover letter, current resume, and at least 3 professional references to: Town of Shapleigh, Attention Board of Selectmen, PO Box 26, Shapleigh, ME 04076. Application deadline: Monday, November 1, 2021 OR until a suitable candidate is found. The Town of Shapleigh is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Absentee Ballots for the November 2, 2021 General Referendum Election are available in the Town Clerk’s office.

Requests for a ballot made by telephone, online or written must be received by


Unless special circumstance exist

Town Clerk

Town of Shapleigh

PO Box 26, Shapleigh, Maine 04076

Telephone 636-2843 ext 1 or 6

or use the online request form at:




 8:00AM – 8PM



SAMPLE BALLOT - To view click here 

The Planning Board will be holding a workshop on Friday, October 29th at 2:00 pm at the Town Hall in order to review the existing ordinances.

Town of Shapleigh 2020 Final Audit Report - Click here  Town of Shapleigh 2021 Final Warrant - View here 

York County Sheriff's Monthly Report - To view - click here 

Dog Licenses - SHAPLEIGH DOG OWNERS - Maine State Law requires each owner/keeper of a dog(s) at the age of six months or over be licensed in the Municipal Clerk’s office  in the Town where the dog is kept. You must provide a current rabies and spray/neuter certificates when licensing.  A $25.00 late fee went into effect on June 3, 2021

Fire Permits - To call regarding obtaining a fire permit please call, Steve Guillemette, Fire Warden at 207- 432-4388 or the Public Safety Building 207-636-2211

Town of Shapleigh Policies - to view - click here

 Trees in the Shoreland Zone may require a permit prior to beginning the project. Please contact the Shapleigh Code Enforcement Officer - Mike Demers at 207-636-2843 ext 3.

Town of Shapleigh's contract Deputy is Deputy Gregg Sevigny.  He can be reached at 324-1113.  

Williams Property - Information and map - click here

Town Forest Nature Trail - Information and map - click here

Notice is hereby given:  At any given time there may be more than one Selectman working at Town Hall.  This does not constitute a meeting but more or less a work session
General Assistance is by appointment only.  If you are in need of assistance please call the Town Administrator at 207-636-2843 ext 0 during regular office hours.  General Assistance Hotline After Hours is 207-432-7390

Codes & Ordinances - Shapleigh Codification - click here

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