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    July 20, 2019

    Prospect News

    ~ 567-3661 I would like to give fair warning to all who will be traveling down Route 1 through Prospect that there will be road construction going on sometime in the future for replacement of the centerline rumble strips. DOT has sent us a notice but has not specified exactly when this will take place. The road signs for George and Clark roads have been replaced. Hawes Bridge Road will be having some culvert …

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    June 29, 2019

    Prospect News

    ~ 567-3661 Some of you may have heard already, but we have received complaints about a voter registration letter being sent to residents. This letter will have a return address for either us at the Town Office or for Washington, D.C. Please do not reply to these letters; they are fraud. We have reported them to the Maine Secretary of State’s Bureau of Elections. I have been trying to put the word out as best as I …

  • Published
    May 31, 2019

    Prospect Town News

    The Prospect Memorial Day parade took place on Monday May 27. I unfortunately could not attend but those that did, say it was a very good time. The parade featured marching veterans, Boston Post Cane recipient Vivian Smart riding in a Camero as grand marshal, fire trucks from Prospect, Stockton, Orland and Frankfort, Sen. Erin Herbig and family, and miniature 18-wheelers featuring advertisements for local …

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    May 18, 2019

    Prospect Town News

    ~ 567-3661 The Prospect Memorial Day parade will take place on Monday, the 27th of May, at noon. The parade will travel from the old Webb house on Route 1 through the town of Prospect. It will be grand marshalled by the Boston Post Cane recipient, Vivian Smart. The Prospect Fire Department and the Stockton American Legion will be taking part in the parade as well. The memorial service following the parade will …

  • Published
    May 11, 2019

    Prospect Town News

    567-3662 ~ I have a good number of upcoming events to report for this column, but before I start listing them off I want to update everyone, we do in fact have a new front door! This one has a crash bar on the inside, which makes it easier to go out, but it seems to have a problem with shutting as we have yet to have Mr. Dakin come and install the top closer arm. The next selectmen’s meeting will be held on …

  • Published
    April 19, 2019

    Prospect Town News

    ~ 567-3661 If you are curious about why our Town Office door looks like we have boarded up the place and vacated the premises, have I a story for you. We had a very damaging Tuesday on the 16th. Our day started off with the tin frame that goes over the siding on the back side of the Fire House coming loose in that wicked wind we had. Later that same day we had a customer go to leave and the instigating wind …

  • Published
    April 8, 2019

    Prospect Town News

    ~ 567-3661 I would like to start off my column with an apology to all who were affected by the unexpected office closure on March 21 and 22. The flu didn’t last very long but was very debilitating. Jill and I are back up and running at normal speed now. Thank you to all who wished us well. Town elections took place March 29. Joe Rego won the spot for selectman and Elwin Boynton won for road commissioner in a very …

  • Published
    March 14, 2019

    Prospect Town News

    ~ 567-3661 Town Reports will be made available three days before the Town Meeting. So expect them for Wednesday the 27th of March. We are still working very hard on the 2018 report; please be patient. Town voting will take place in the Town Office Friday, March 29, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. We are voting for one selectman and one road commissioner. The following day will be town meeting on March 30 at 9 a.m. in the …

  • Published
    February 24, 2019

    Prospect Town News

    ~ 567-3661 Due to scheduling conflicts, the public hearing for the Mining Ordinance that was set for Feb. 26 has been rescheduled. It will now take place on Thursday, March 7, at 7 p.m. The Community Center will be the location for this event. The next selectmen’s meetings will be Tuesdays, March 5 and March 19, at 7 p.m. Planning Board will meet Thursday, March 14, at 7 p.m. Our annual town election will be …

  • Published
    February 16, 2019

    Prospect Town News

    ~ 567-3661 The public hearing for the Mining Ordinance will be Tuesday, Feb. 26 at 7 p.m. We will be conducting this hearing in the Community Center. The Town Office will be closing about 15 minutes earlier that day in order for us to prepare for this event. Norris Staples, our longtime moderator will be facilitating the hearing. Selectmen and Planning Board will be in attendance. We are expecting Ed Bearor …

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