June 2012

Positions available on Appeals and Planning Board( Click FMI)

Positions available on Appeals and Planning Board The Board of Selectmen encourages all citizens to get involved.  Currently the Board is seeking interest from individuals who would like to be appointed to the Appeals Board and the Planning Board.  Please contact the town office or stop by to pick up an application for appointment.

Durham Newsletter July 2012

Several School Notes For The Summer Durham Community School closed the books on the formal school year on June 19, but a recap of the last month’s events and what’s on the horizon is in order. First, another big thanks to the school PTA and all the volunteers throughout the year who created baseball dugouts, […]

2012-05-02 Planning Board Minutes

  Planning Board Minutes                                                    May 2, 2012 7:00 pm                                                                Durham Town Office   1. Russ Jabaut called the meeting to order at 7:00 pm and offered opening remarks:   “The Durham Planning Board exists to administer Federal, State and local land use laws in a fair and impartial manner. We are sworn to […]

Fireworks NEWS RELEASE from the Maine Department of Public Safety from Spokesman Steve McCausland – 626-3811 For more info – Acting State Fire Marshal Joseph E. Thomas – 626-3870: Click for information & tips

Maine Department of Public Safety Spokesman Steve McCausland – 626-3811 For more info –  Acting State Fire Marshal Joseph E. Thomas – 626-3870  For the first time in decades, private fireworks are legal in Maine and the State Fire Marshal’s Office is offering safety tips to consumers, many likely have never used the devices before.  Acting State Fire Marshal […]

Election Results for June 12th Town of Durham

RSU # 5 School Budget  vote for 2012-2013 Budget  Durham: yes-314 and no-247 Pownal: yes- 105 and no-146 Freeport: yes-1258 and no-354 Total: yes-1677 and no-747: Budget Passes for 2012-2013  Primaries Offices and Candidates: Durham US Senate:William J. Schneider:  146 votes Representaive to Congress District 2:Michael H Michaud: 151 votes State Senator , District 15: […]

Route 136 Construction and paving(click)

For More Information, Please Contact: Ted Talbot, MaineDOT Public Information Officer – 624-3030   Paving In Durham   Durham – Crews are paving approximately six miles of road on Route 136 at the Freeport/Durham town line near the Brown Road to the Davis Road.  Flaggers will assist motorists in the alternating one-way traffic pattern through the […]

Ride Against Hunger-Thank you: The ride against hunger raised $2,355.00 for Good Shepherd Food Bank to help prevent hunger in Maine. Many thanks to the prize donors, workers, generous sponsors and participants who came out in the rain to support this real need.


  REGULAR MEETING OF RSU NO. 5 BOARD OF DIRECTORS WEDNESDAY– JUNE 13, 2012 FREEPORT HIGH SCHOOL – CAFETERIA                    6:30 P.M. REGULAR SESSION AGENDA   1.  The meeting was called to order at       p.m. by Chairperson Nelson Larkins   2.  Attendance:         Jane Blais      Kathryn Brown       Candace Decsipkes       Eric Dube       […]

REMINDER: RSU 5 School Budget Vote For year 2012-2013 Durham Community School 8 am to 8 pm