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Students to host two 'Candidates Nights' before November election

Candidates for municipal office will be guests on Wednesday, Oct. 17; with candidates for state Leglislature appearing Oct. 24. Both evenings begin at 7 p.m., live call-in over CETV Channel 3
- Published: Fri, 05 Oct 2018 20:12:31 GMT

Absentee voting for Nov. 6 general, referendum, municipal election through Nov. 1

See story for links to application forms, sample ballots, more information. Balloting at Town Hall during regular office hours until Thursday, Nov. 1. Please arrive at least 15 minutes before closing (4:45 pm Mondays, 3:45 pm Tuesdays-Fridays).
- Published: Tue, 09 Oct 2018 11:31:31 GMT

Annual call for appointments to town boards, committees

Openings on several town panels, including a new Energy Committee - see story for descriptions, online application form. Deadline for application is Friday, Nov. 2
- Published: Tue, 09 Oct 2018 10:38:35 GMT

Town may face new fee for processing recyclables beginning Nov. 1

Facing historically low markets, Cape Elizabeth's representatives to the ecomaine board will support a recommendation for a $15 recyclable tipping fee to begin this fiscal year, hoping to avoid what may be an even larger increase next year
- Published: Mon, 15 Oct 2018 14:05:35 GMT

Council refers Harbors Ordinance to committee for recommended updates

Recommending updates to the document, last amended in 2005, were part of the charge of the ad hoc Harbors Committee
- Published: Mon, 15 Oct 2018 15:59:01 GMT

Town accepting applications for bottle-shed proceeds to benefit Cape youth

Bottle Shed sign thumbnailCape Elizabeth organizations may get a share of up to $2,000 - see story for details, link to downloadable application. Deadline for application is Friday, Oct. 19
- Published: Thu, 13 Sep 2018 20:59:01 GMT

Fall Cleanup 2018: Disposal fees waived for residential users Oct. 13-29; area open Sundays between Oct. 21 and Nov. 11

See story for fall Sunday hours, link to fees that will apply Nov. 4 and 11
- Published: Wed, 19 Sep 2018 21:09:13 GMT

Council to revisit commercial-vehicle fee recommendations; eyes ordinance updates for potential pay/display parking at Fort Williams Park

Recommendations for safety improvements related to commercial tour buses and vehicles are adopted, but councilors will talk more about recommended fee increases for those vehicles at a workshop Nov. 13; in a separate vote, councilors decide to review traffic regulations for compatibility with a potential pay/display parking system
- Published: Fri, 12 Oct 2018 14:49:23 GMT

Strategic plan chief among School Board goals for 2018-19

The School Board adopted a set of four broad goals at their meeting Oct. 9
- Published: Mon, 15 Oct 2018 20:29:50 GMT

Town posts addendum to Pollack Bridge request for bids

See story for links to plan, bid specs, addendum and photo. Deadline for submission is Oct. 18
- Published: Tue, 09 Oct 2018 19:43:50 GMT

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