Welcome to Sullivan, Maine
Annual Town Meeting June 24th, 2019 — see events page for details
Sullivan Votes! 92 residents turned out to cast votes for two RSU 24 Ballot Questions on June 11, 2019
Regional School Unit Referendum
Article 1: Do you favor authorizing the School Board of RSU 24 to construct and equip a new middle/high school on the site described at a total cost not to exceed $44,147,166.00; to issue bonds or notes in the name of the RSU for school construction purposes in the amount not to exceed $43,822,166.00; and to fund the balance costs of up to $325,000.00 from grants and donations.
The Article was approved by voters. YES 71 NO 21
School Unit Budget Validation Referendum
Article 1: Do you favor the RSU24 budget for the upcoming school year that was adopted at the latest Regional School Unit budget meeting?
The Article was approved by voters. YES 70 NO 19
Article 2: Do you wish to continue the budget validation referendum process in RSU 24 for an additional three years?
The Article was approved by voters. YES 55 NO 32
ONLINE Rapid Renewal of your vehicle registration is now LIVE! Click this LINK: rapid-renewal to register vehicles and trailers from the comfort of your home or office.
We NOW accept debit or credit cards – VISA, MasterCard, American Express, Discover as well as cash or check.
Welcome to our town’s home on the web! We are excited to bring you the town information that you seek, and that will be useful for residents and visitors. We are extremely fortunate to count among our talented and diverse Sullivanites many fine photographers, and the work of some of them grace our pages, with their kind permission. Thank you!
Town Office: 1888 US Highway 1, Sullivan, ME 04664; 207-422-6282 or 207-422-6719; fax 207-422-4785; email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Hours: 8:00am-4:00pm Monday – Thursday; 8:00am-12:00 noon Friday; We do NOT close for lunch; Closed for the following 2019 Holidays: Closed: July 4, 2019, Independence Day Observed.
Services include: register your vehicles (bring proof of insurance); register ATVs, snowmobiles, boats, trailers, dogs, register to vote, purchase transfer station punch cards, pay your taxes, obtain a building permit, get hunting and fishing licenses, or obtain certified copies of vital statistics. Vehicles excise tax and registration expire annually per your registration; boats expire 12/31 each year; ATVs & snowmobiles expire 6/30 annually; motorcycles expire 3/31 each year (except antiques); trailers can be registered for 1 or 2 years (same month), trailers 2000 pounds or greater expire in February (1 or 2 years),
Marriage Licenses and Certified Copies of Birth, Death or Marriage Certificates: Please call ahead as this service is online and takes time. You may stop in anytime to pick up your “Marriage Intentions Form” or download here VS2-A; take it home to fill it out. Bring this completed form with you, along with all required documents and fee of $40.00. Both parties will need to appear at the office (together or separately) for the marriage license. See maine.gov/marriage for information on how to get married, required documents, officiants, and Maine laws concerning marriage. See maine.gov/vital-records for information on all vital records.
Transfer Station, Route 183/Tunk Lake Road, Sullivan is open year-round 8:00am-3:00pm SATURDAYS and 12noon-4:00pm SUNDAYS. Household waste: You must display a Sullivan residency sticker available at the Town Office. We have a pay by bag system: the fee is $1.50/bag up to 25 pounds. You must purchase stickers or punch cards before going to the transfer station — $1.50/each at the town office, or by mail or $1.75/each at Hancock Grocery. If you have bulk waste or demolition debris, you will be given a bill to pay at the town office.
Our tax year is July 1 to June 30. Tax bills are mailed out only once per year in late September or early October. We offer a 2% discount if paying your taxes in full within 90 days. Interest starts accruing in 120 days. Homestead and Veteran property tax exemption information and forms are on the FORMS, MAPS and ORDINANCES page.
Here is our most recent newsletter May 2019 TownCrier
The Town and the Friends of Taunton Bay maintain a weather station at Gordon’s Wharf that is accessible on line. Current conditions are reported constantly. Here is the URL :: https://www.wunderground.com/personal-weather-station/dashboard?ID=KMESULLI5
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