Town of East Millinocket 53 Main Street East Millinocket, ME 04430 Tel: 207-746-3376 Fax: 207-746-3550 Hours: Mon-Fri, 8am-4pm Summer Hours: Mon-Fri, 7am-3pm

Planning Board

Working in conjunction with the Code Enforcement Officer, the Planning Board consists of five members, all appointed by the Selectmen. Their role has been valuable in advising and assisting Town Officials with planning strategies and recommendations. The Planning Board is responsible for reviewing zoning ordinances, keeping ordinances current, making & recommending zoning changes to the Selectmen, and reviewing permits.

You can visit our Administration page for a list of the current members of the Planning Board.


A five-member Board of Appeals, appointed by the Selectmen, hears appeals from persons aggrieved by any decision of the Code Enforcement Officer or by the Planning Board. Copies of all ordinances are available for inspection at the Town Office and Selectmen’s Office or may be purchased for a nominal charge.


Land Use Permits are needed for New Construction, Extensions, Renovations, etc. Also, Internal Plumbing & Electrical permits are available.

You can visit our Fees & Licenses page for information on the costs associated with Land Use Permits.