Hollis Announcements

THURSDAY TRASH WILL BE PICKED UP ON

SATURDAY, 11/25/17

 

 

The Hollis SelectBoard Meeting for this evening November 15, 2017 has been cancelled

State of Maine

Referendum Election November 07, 2017

 Results from the Town 0f Hollis

Question 1:  Citizen Initiative (York County Casino)

   310 Yes Votes
   859 No Votes
        8 Blanks
  1177 Total

Question 2:  Citizen Initiative (Expand Medicaid)
607  Yes Votes
561  No Votes
    9    Blanks
1177 Total

 

Question 3:  Bond Issue (Construction of Highways & Bridges, plus)
810 Yes Votes
348 No Votes
  19 Blanks
1177 Total

Question 4:  Constitutional Amendment (State Pension Funding Requirements)
668 Yes Votes
 465  No Votes
   44 Blanks
1177  Total

Thank you to all of the Hollis voters who came out today to vote and an Huge Thank you to the Hollis Election Staff!!

 Martha E. Huff, Hollis Town Clerk & Registrar of Voters

 

 

HOLLIS SPECIAL TOWN MEETING RESULTS 11.7.2017

 

       
    Warrant for the Hollis Special Town Meeting
    for November 7, 2017  
       
STATE OF MAINE   COUNTY OF YORK/ss
       
Article #1 To elect a moderator by written ballot to preside at said meeting.  
  Lila Wilkins was elected Moderator.     
       
       
Article #2 Shall the Town vote to approve such capital projects as previously approved by the Town and 
  appropriate up to $3 million to fund such capital projects from future bond proceeds in order to 
  fulfill the wishes of the Town Meeting in having authorized the Select Board to issue a $3 million
  bond to repair/upgrade Sand Pond Road, Salmon Falls Road, Deerwander Road, Upper Tarbox
  Road and Bear Hill Road (Article 20 of the 2017 Annual Town Meeting)?  
       
  835 Yes   326 No    
       
Article #3 Shall the Town vote to form a Finance Committee, approve and enact the "Finance
  Committee Ordinance" and repeal the current Budget Committee and Budget Committee
  Ordinance at the adoption of this article?  
       
  595 Yes  531 No    
       
Article #4 Shall the Town vote to add the following Article in the Hollis Zoning Ordinance:
  Article 1 Section 1.3.6-All Applications:    
  "No application shall be received or processed for any applicant that has a known unresolved  
  violation in the Town of Hollis, unless the application is to resolve an existing violation"?  
       
  853 Yes     299 No     
       
Article #5 Shall the Town vote to authorize the Select Board to receive funds generated 
  from the Annual Community Day Activities and deposit them into the Community Day
  Appropriations Account #2311, and make this a Protected Account with a portion of these 
  funds to be used to sponsor children in the Recreation Summer Youth Program, support
  the Town Fuel Fund and Town Christmas Fund, and this authorization shall continue in effect
  until repealed or rescinded by Town vote?"  
       
  910 Yes    240 No     
       
Article #6 Shall the Town vote to follow the Maine State Statutes for the recall of municipal officials as outlined
  in the Title 30-A, Subsection 2505 and repeal the current "Ordinance For The Recall of 
  Elected Municipal Officials"? (Current Town Ordinance For the Recall of Elected Municipal Officials and 
  Maine Revised Statutes Title 30-A Subsection 2505 Recall of Municipal Officials attached.) 
       
  819  yes   316 no    
       
Article #7 Shall the Town vote to update the Hollis Building Code to be compliant with
  Maine State Statutes (additions are in bold, deletions are strikethrough) as reflected in the
  attached proposed Hollis Building Code Ordinance?  
       
  857  yes   289 no     
       
Article #8 Shall the Town vote to increase the Code Enforcement Office wages by $41,310.00 
  to support a full-time Administrative Assistant and full-time Deputy  
  Code Enforcement Officer from the General Fund?  
       
  487 yes   665 no     
       
Article #9 Shall the Town vote to amend the Hollis Budget Committee Ordinance   
  changes in bold as reflected in the attached Hollis Budget  
  Committee Ordinance?    
       
  696 yes   428 no     
       
Article #10 Shall the Town vote to change the position of Treasurer from an elected to an appointed position 
  at the end of the term in June 2018?     
       
  291 Yes                   856  no     

 

 

11/07/17 Special Town Meeting Warrant for Proposed Articles, Proposed Ordinances and Proposed Ordinance changes are found here.

Town of Hollis - PUBLIC NOTICE

The Hollis Select Board will be holding a PUBLIC HEARING on Wednesday, November 1, 2017 at 7:00 PM downstairs in the Hollis Community Building, 35 Town Farm Road, Hollis, ME 04042. To discuss: Commercial Use of Fireworks during Community Day activities; Tax Acquired Property at Map 15 Lot 54B, 68 Ledgewood Drive, Hollis, ME 04042 scheduled to be auctioned by sealed bid on November 15, 2017; permitted & illegal Junkyards, Automobile Graveyards and Dangerous Building violations in the Town of Hollis; and to adopt the 2017-2018 General Assistance Maximums and Appendices.  - Submitted by the Hollis Select Board.

 

PUBLIC NOTICE OF TAX SALE OF 68 LEDGEWOOD DR. HOLLIS, ME 04042, TAX MAP 15 LOT 54B

 

NOTICE FROM BOB CYR, CODE ENFORCMENT OFFICER:  NO WORK SHOULD BE STARTED WITHOUT A PERMIT IN HAND AND POSTED. 

 

SIGN UP FOR THE EMERGENCY MEDICAL SUBSCRIPTION PROGRAM HERE!

 

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED For the Community Building Committee. The Select Board is looking for volunteers to give input for Phase 2 construction of the Community Building. If you have background in building, construction, project management or similar, please request a volunteer form at adminsecretary@hollismaine.org or 207-929-8552 x26.

RABIES VACCINATION CLINIC: Saturday, December 2, 2017 1:00-3:00PM, $8.00 per vaccination. At the Buxton Public Works Garage (next to Buxton Town Hall)  All dogs must be leashed and cats in carriers. Bring in previous vaccination certificates, if able. FMI call 929-6171

TRASH REMINDER TO RESIDENTS: PLEASE HAVE YOUR TRASH AND RECYCLABLES ROADSIDE BY 6:00AM THE DAY OF YOUR SCHEDULED PICK UP. Changes to the pick-up schedule for any reason will be posted here.

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