Town of East Millinocket 53 Main Street East Millinocket, ME 04430 Tel: 207-746-3376 Fax: 207-746-3550

Special Town Meeting - Thursday, January 14, 2020

 

TOWN OF EAST MILLINOCKET

WARRANT TO CALL

SPECIAL TOWN MEETING

 

Penobscot County, ss.                                                                                 State of Maine

 

            To: Cameron McDunnah, a [Constable] of the Town of East Millinocket:

 

            You are hereby required in the name of the State of Maine to notify the voters of the Town of East Millinocket to assemble for a Special Town Meeting at the time and place described in this warrant.

 

TO THE VOTERS OF THE TOWN OF EAST MILLINOCKET:

 

            You are hereby notified that a Special Town Meeting in this municipality will be held at the East Millinocket Municipal Building in the Town of East Millinocket at 4 pm on January 14, 2021 for the purpose of determining the following articles:

 

Article 1A:   To elect a Moderator.

 

Article 1:      To see if the Town will vote to rescind 2020 Annual Town Meeting Article 2 which was approved as follows:

 

To see if the Town will vote to fix the 2020 taxes due and payable as follows: the first half to be due thirty (30) days from the commitment date, with interest to begin on the thirty-first (31) day at 8% per annum; the second half to be due February 25, 2021 with interest to begin February 26, 2021 at 8% per annum; and to pay interest on overpayments of real and personal property at a rate of 4%.  All checks drawn on Maine banks will be credited as of date of payment.  All out-of-state bank checks will be credited when collected from the bank. 

 

and

 

To see if the Town will vote to set the interest rate to be paid by the Town on ABATED TAXES at 4% pursuant to 36 M.R.S.A. Section 506-A.

 

 

            Article 2:      To see if the Town will vote to fix the 2020 taxes due and payable as follows: the first half to be due thirty (30) days from the commitment date, with interest to begin on the thirty-first (31) day at 8% per annum; the second half to be due March 17, 2021 with interest to begin March 18, 2021 at 8% per annum; and to pay interest on overpayments of real and personal property at a rate of 4%.  All checks drawn on Maine banks will be credited as of date of payment.  All out-of-state bank checks will be credited when collected from the bank. 

 

and

 

To see if the Town will vote to set the interest rate to be paid by the Town on ABATED TAXES at 4% pursuant to 36 M.R.S.A. Section 506-A.

 

            Article 3:  To see if the Town will vote to authorize the Selectmen to lease all or portions of the former Great Northern Paper Company mill site for lease terms not to exceed 99 years and upon other terms and conditions acceptable to them;

 

            Article 4:  To see if the Town will vote to authorize the Selectmen to accept all revenue from leases of all or portions of the Great Northern Paper Company mill site and to expend such revenues for operation, improvement and maintenance of the mill site and for such other purposes acceptable to them.

 

            Article 5:  To see if the Town will vote to authorize the Selectmen to grant a pipeline easement over the former Great Northern Paper Mill Site and the Town’s wastewater treatment lot to the State of Maine for the Dolby leachate pipeline upon such said terms and conditions as the Selectmen deem appropriate. 

 

 

            Signed at the Town of East Millinocket on          January 6       , 2020.

 

 

________________________________                        ________________________________

 

________________________________                        ________________________________

 

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A Majority of the Selectmen of the Town of East Millinocket

 

 

 

 

A true copy of the Warrant, attest:_____________________________

                                                            Erica Ingalls

Town Clerk, Town of East Millinocket

 

RETURN

 

Penobscot County, ss.                                                                                 State of Maine

 

            I certify that I have notified the voters of the Town of East Millinocket of the time and place of the Special Town Meeting by posting an attested copy of the within warrant as follows:

 

Place of Posting

Date of Posting

Time of Posting

Ellis Market

 

 

East Millinocket Post Office

 

 

Eastmill Federal Credit Union

 

 

East Millinocket Town Office

 

 

 

 

 

 

being conspicuous public places within the Town of East Millinocket and at least seven (7) days prior to the date of the Special Town Meeting.

 

 

Signed and dated at the Town of East Millinocket on _____________________, 2021.

 

 

                                                                                                                                               

                                                                                   

                                                                                                                                                 

Police Officer

Town of East Millinocket

If you would like to attend the Special Town Meeting via Zoom, please contact Angela Cote for a link at (207)447-4081 or acote@gwi.net.