Town Employees to participate in Mandatory Safety Workplace Training
Please be advised. The Town of Lincoln’s employees will be participating in Mandatory Safety Workplace Training on Thursday, September 27th, starting at 9 am. The Town Office, the Library, the Transfer Station, and the Rec Department will all be closed. The training is expected to take all day. The Public Safety department, (EMS, Fire, and Police) will still be on duty.
Special Presentation about Brownfields Program
On May 14th at 6:00 pm before the Town Council meeting in the Council Chambers, there will be a special presentation and slide show by Ransom Consulting Engineers and Scientists regarding the Brownfields Program. Chris Redmond and Nick Hodgkins of the Maine DEP will also be on hand for questions and discussion about the Brownfields Program. The public is welcome and encouraged to attend.
Adopted Fireworks Ordinance
April 24, 2018- With the warmer weather finally upon us, everyone is enjoying the outdoors. With this comes, fireworks use. Please be advised of the new ordinance that the Council adopted in January. To see if you are in compliance with this ordinance, please read the attached document. While enjoying your fireworks please be mindful of those neighbors around you and be considerate. We all want to have fun but we should all respect each others privacy and noise limitations. Thank you for your cooperation and have a great season! Fireworks Use Ordinance
New Transfer Station Hours
Beginning May 1st the Transfer Station will open at 12:00 (noon) on the first Tuesday, every other month. For this year those dates will be May 1, July 3, September 4 and November 6, 2018. All of the other Transfer hours are the same. If you have any questions please call the Transfer Station at 794-2621.
Town Office Policy Changes
Due to budget restraints and minimizing overtime, the following lengthy transactions will have revised hours in order to begin the processing: As of April 30, 2018, NO NEW registrations (vehicle, ATV, Snowmobile, Watercraft) will be started after 4:45 pm. Marriage licenses (to get married) will not be started after 4:30 pm. For the couple’s convenience, the marriage intention paperwork is available on our website. Couples can fill out the paperwork ahead of time and bring it with them, unsigned, when they come to purchase their license. Thank you for your cooperation and understanding.
Take or Leave Pile Reopened With New Guidelines
As of April 7, 2018 the Take or Leave Pile at the Transfer Station has been reopened. There are a few guidelines that we respectfully ask the public to follow as listed below: Do Not Leave: Tires AC Units Refrigerators T.V.’s Paint Food Items Any broken items or items in disrepair Construction Materials: Please see attendant for inspection of these items. The attendant will decide if these items will go on the Take or Leave Pile or discarded in the appropriate disposal station. Thank you for your cooperation!
Are You Interested in Becoming a Poll Worker?
Have you ever wondered how the workers on Election Day received that privilege? Would you like to earn a little extra spending money and see your friends and neighbors at the same time? If you are a resident of Lincoln and are a registered voter 18 years old or older, you could be working the next election! Please stop by the Town Office between 8 am and 5 pm Monday through Friday to fill out a Citizen Participation Form. We would love to add you to our list of workers! Citizen Interest-Participation Form
Farmers’ and Artisans’ Market
Now is the time to start thinking about the Lincoln Farmer’s and Artisan’s Market. It will take place on Fridays from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. in Veteran’s Memorial Square beginning on June 22 and ending on October 12, excluding July 20 and September 28. Stop into the Town Office to register, or call the Recreation Department at 794-6548 with any questions.