Vassalboro FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the Town Office Hours?

The Town Office is open Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Thursday the office is open 8:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Friday the office is open from 8:00 a.m. until noon. The office is closed on all legal holidays.

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What are the Transfer Station Hours?

The Transfer Station is open Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday, and Sunday from 6:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Transfer Station is located on the Lombard Dam Road.

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What is the number for the Animal Control Officer?

The Animal Control Officer’s name's are Peter E. and Peter A. Nerber. Peter E. Nerber can be reached at 505-0981 cell, and 993-2225 home, and Peter A. Nerber can be reached at 530-0948 –cell.

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When do the Selectmen meet?

The Selectmen meet every other Thursday night at 7:00 p.m. at the Town Office. During the summer months of July and August, the Board generally only meets once per month.

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What are the hours for the Library?

The Library hours are Monday and Wednesday 12:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. On Saturday, the Library is open from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

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How do I get a burn permit?

Burn permits are available at no charge at the Town Office during regular business hours. Burn permits written at the Town Office are valid only from 5:00 p.m. into the evening hours on the day the permit is written, unless special permission is granted by the Fire Chief. Other Fire Department Members authorized to write permits are: Chief Eric Rowe at 622-7811; Maurice Pare at 923-3790; and Donald Breton at 873-7399. Permits are also available online for a $7.00 fee at: http://www.maine.gov/burnpermit/

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Is there a food pantry in Town?

Yes, it is located in the building next to the North Fire Station, across the street from the Town Office. The Food Pantry hours are every Thursday from 11:00 to noon. If there is an urgent need, contact Cindy Ferland at 873-7375.

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When are property taxes due?

Property taxes in Vassalboro are due in quarterly payments. The 2016 taxes are due on the following dates: September 26, 2016; November 28, 2016; February 27, 2017; and April 24, 2017.

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Does the Town accept credit/debit cards as a payment option?

The town has added this new service of accepting credit/debit cards effective 10/1/09. Please ask the office staff for details and fee schedule.

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Where can I get a concealed weapons permit application?

To obtain a concealed weapons permit, contact the Maine State Police, Licensing Division, State House Station #164, Augusta, ME 04333-0164. Telephone them at (207)624-7210.

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How do I contact the Police Chief?

The Police Chief’s name is Mark Brown and he can be reached at 557-4601.

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What is the number for the Vassalboro Elementary School?

The number for the Elementary School is 923-3100.

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