The Charter Commission has the limited authority to study the Town Charter and recommend any Charter amendments or revisions that the Commission believes to be advisable. Any changes to the Town Charter would have to be approved by Town Meeting voters on a secret ballot before taking effect.
The Charter Commission is governed by Maine Revised Statutes Title 30-A, Chapter 111: Home Rule. To view the statute click here.
The Charter Commission Public Hearing is scheduled for Monday, January 7, 2019 at 7:00pm in the Council Chambers. Each person will have 3 minutes to speak and will be limited to speaking one time.
Tentative Regular Meeting Schedule (all meetings in the Council Chambers): Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 8:30am Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at 8:30am Wednesday, February 20, 2019 at 8:30am Wednesday, March 6, 2019 at 8:30am Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at 8:30am