News & Press Releases
WINTER PARKING BAN
AND SNOW PLOWING
It is illegal to plow, shovel, or
in any way place snow or slush
in a public way!
It is unlawful to park any vehicle
on any street in Dexter
between the hours of 1:00AM and 6:00AM
from now until April 1, 2019.
BOARDS & COMMITTEES
There are openings on the following Boards & Committees. If you are interested in serving your community, please submit an application or a letter of interest to the Town Clerk by Friday, November 30, 2018 for any of the following:
Airport Committee (3 – 3 year terms)
Board of Appeals (2 – 3 year terms and 1 – 2 year term)
Highway/Equipment Committee (3 – 3 year terms)
Human Resources/CDBG (2 – 3 year terms)
Library Trustee (2 – 3 year terms)
Planning Board (2 – 3 year terms)
Recreation Committee (2 – 3 year terms)
SAD #46 Board of Directors (3 – terms expire 11/5/19)
Wakefield Scholarship (1 – 3 year term)
GOOD MORNING NEIGHBOR PROGRAM
Good Morning Neighbor is a long-term community based program designed and operated by the Dexter Age Friendly Community Committee.
The free and voluntary Good Morning Neighbor phone-call program is designed to check the daily well-being of older adults or people with disabilities who live alone in the Town of Dexter.
To participate in the daily Good Morning Neighbor phone call, short or long term, call Jean Jacobs, Director of Human Services (207) 924-7351 Ext. 17 at the Dexter Town Office for an application and more information about the program.
Completed applications can be dropped off or sent to
23 Main St.
Dexter, ME. 04930
The Town of Dexter is working with Eastern Maine Development Corporation and Axiom on a Community Broadband Planning Grant, funded through the ConnectME Authority. The purpose of our work is to develop an implementation roadmap to more robust Internet connectivity for the town. Understanding the needs of residents is critical to the process. We would greatly appreciate you taking 5-10 minutes and completing a survey to tell us what your situation is and what your broadband needs are currently and for the future.
The survey is located here for residents: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/PCBCCommunitySurvey
If you have already completed this survey, please disregard this email. We appreciate you responding! Thank you for your time!
Town of Dexter
VOTERS NEEDED FOR GRANT OPPORTUNITY
The Town Office is applying for a grant/funding to install a chair lift to the second floor.
We need your help and your votes!
The grant/funding is based on the number of votes each project gets.
Beginning September 5th, please log in and vote for this project at
Voting can be done between September 5th and September 12th.
If you have any questions or need help voting, please call Jean Jacobs at 924-7351 X17
Thank you for your support!
RED CROSS AND DEXTER FIRE DEPARTMENT
PARTNER TO INSTALL FREE SMOKE ALARMS
FOR AN APPOINTMENT CALL 874-1192 X113 OR
CSFP FOOD DISTRIBUTION
HAS BEEN MOVED TO THE TOWN HALL (BESIDE THE LIBRARY)
HOURS OF DISTRIBUTION WILL BE FROM 10:30AM TO 12:30PM
ON THE 4TH THURSDAY OF EACH MONTH
QUESTIONS – CALL JEAN JACOBS AT 924-7351 EXTENSION 17
RENT & PROPERTY TAX FAIRNESS CREDIT
If you DO NOT file an income tax return and would like assistance with applying for the tax credit, free assistance is available through the Dexter Town Office Human Services Director.
Please call Jean Jacobs at 924-7351 #17 for information or an appointment.
2018 BOARD AND COMMITTEE OPENINGS
If you are a Dexter resident and interested in serving your community, please submit an application or letter of interest to the Town Clerk for any of the following openings:
SAD #46 BOARD OF DIRECTORS – 1 opening
BOARD OR APPEALS – 1 opening
Information on DOT Paving Project for Summer 2017 – DOT 2017 PAVING