Welcome to the Town of South Thomaston

 

The Town of South Thomaston has vacancies on the following boards and committees.
Budget Committee, Planning Board 1 two year term, one alternate, Appeals Board 2 three year terms, one alternate, Technology Committee and the Ordinance Review Committee.

If you are interested in being appointed to any of these positions, please email the Town Administrator at [email protected] or call her at 593-9331 on or before noon on Thursday, June 24, 2021.

Town Office Closing Early June 15th for Town Meeting
The town office will be closing early on Tuesday June 15th so that we can finalize our preparations for Town Meeting. We are usually open until 6:00 pm on Tuesday’s but will be closing at 5:00 pm to do the preparations. We apologize for the inconvenience.

As a reminder, the Annual Town Meeting will be held at the Knox County Regional Airport located in Owls Head. We will be using the Airport Maintenance Bay. There will be a signs at the Airport indicating the location of Town Meeting and additional signs for parking.

Regional School Unit No.13 June 8, 2021 Referendum Election Results
Election Results

June 15th, 2021 The annual town meeting scheduled for June 15th, 2021 at 7:00PM will be at the Airport Hangar / Snow Removal Equipment Building, 5 Airport Rd, Owls Head, Maine. The Registrar will be in session at 6:30PM in the evening of June 15th for the registration of voters and correcting the voting list. A PERSON WHO IS NOT REGISTERED AS A VOTER MAY NOT VOTE IN ANY ELECTION INCLUDING TOWN MEETING. A copy of the Warrant is here 2021 town meeting warrant

June 1, 2021 The Selectboard will hold a Public Information Meeting at 6:00 pm regarding the Island Road Project. The Engineer will be on to review the 75% Complete plan set. Island Road 75% Complete Plan Set This is a zoom meeting and will be streamed on You Tube. If you would like the zoom information please email the Town Administrator at [email protected]

In preparation for the June 15 Town Meeting, the Selectboard will be holding a Public Information Session at the Town Office at 6PM on June 3, 2021.

The topics for the meeting are:

• Review of the fiscal year change voted by the Selectboard in December, 2020
• Discussion of the 18 month transitional budget and its impact and implications
• Review of the Selectboard recommendation that the Town approve two tax payment and billing dates – one on October 1, 2021 and one on April 1, 2022
• Review of three articles proposed as a result of the work and recommendations of the Butler School Futures Committee. These articles are included in the Town Meeting Warrant

Article 10. To see if the Town will direct the Selectboard, at the recommendation of the Gilford Butler Futures Committee, to create a Library and Community Center Facility Committee to plan and fundraise for the construction of a new building, consisting of approximately 4,500
square feet, to house a Town owned library and community center.

Article 11. To see if the Town will approve the recommendation of the Gilford Butler Futures Committee that as soon as practical, and on a temporary basis, the Town library relocate to the existing Gilford Butler School building and that a classroom(s) be utilized for community
space for a period up to five years.

Article 12. To see what sum of money the Town will raise and appropriate to fund the preparation for temporary occupancy of the former Gilford Butler School Building by the South Thomaston Library.

Selectboard/Budget Committee Recommends: $0

Masks will be required.

See you on June 3.

Jan Gaudio
Walter Reitz
John Spear

COVID vaccine clinics St. George Ambulance will be running COVID vaccine clinics. Moderna this coming week on Monday 5/24 and Thursday 5/27. Below is the link to find an open appointment. If the site is full, keep looking for cancellations and updated dates. We will be adding dates and times as soon as we have confirmation of more vaccines available to our site. If you would like to be on a cancellation list for the day of the clinics or have any questions please call 207-975-6053 or email [email protected]

The first week of June will be J & J vaccines. Tuesday June 1st and Friday June 4th. Questions Please give me a call 207-975-6053 or email [email protected]

https://app.blockitnow.com/consumer/maine-ems/provider/49f92924-8141-4e97-b7e5-34c99c497319

 

Kindergarten Registration Ash Point Community School
Registration is for those children who will be 5 years old on or before October 15, 2021, that reside in South Thomaston or Owls Head. Please register online at rsu13.org, click on Ash Point Community School. You may also call the school at 594-5650 to pick up a registration packet. Please register by June 17th for the 21/22 School year.

 

The following proposed town ordinance amendments and enactments will be included as articles on the warrant for voter consideration at the 2021 Annual Town Meeting, which is currently scheduled for June 15, 2021.
 Existing ordinances proposed to be amended include: Town of South Thomaston Land Use Ordinance, Town of South Thomaston Shoreland Zoning Ordinance, Town of South Thomaston Road Naming Ordinance, Town of South Thomaston Planning Board Ordinance.
 Ordinances proposed to be enacted include:
Town of South Thomaston Conservation Commission Ordinance and Town of South Thomaston Solar Farm Ordinance.
Copies of the proposed amendments and proposed new ordinances are available at the Town Office.

Ordinance Proposals

Solar – Proposed Solar Farm Ordinance

Planning Board – Proposed Amended Planning Board Ordinance

Conservation – Proposed Ordinance to Re-establish the South Thomaston Conservation Commission

Road Naming / Addressing – Proposed Amended Road Naming Ordinance

Land use – Proposed Amendments to the South Thomaston Land Use Ordinance

Shoreland – Proposed Amendments to the South Thomaston Shoreland Zoning Ordinance

South Thomaston Selectboard

 

  • Select Board Meeting, May 25, 2021, starting at 6:00PM, monthly meeting.   This meeting is remote only.   To participate please watch live via ZOOM by requesting meeting credentials from the Town Administrator at (207) 596-6584.  We are working on streaming live to YouTube.  

 

Shellfish Warden Job Opening

Joint Board of Selectmen of the Georges River Regional Shellfish Management Organization The Joint Board is seeking applicants for the position of Shellfish Warden for the Towns of Cushing, Thomaston, South Thomaston, St George, and Warren. The position is for 30 hours a week and pro-rated compensation time.  Position provides single health insurance. Truck, boat,…

Read more
Loading Events

Events for June 2021

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

Calendar of Events

Calendar of Events
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
30

South Thomaston Fire Fighters Meeting

Island Rd Project Public Meeting

2
3
4
5
6

South Thomaston Fire Fighters Meeting

Election Day

9

Select Board Meeting

11
12
13

South Thomaston Fire Fighters Meeting

Annual Town Meeting

16

Planning Board Meeting

18
19
20

South Thomaston Fire Fighters Meeting

22

Ambulance (EMS) Meeting

24
25
26
27

South Thomaston Fire Fighters Meeting

Select Board Meeting

30
1
2
3
+ Export Events

Public Hearing on Ordinances that will be voted on at the Annual Town Meeting

6:00 pm