Treasurer/ Tax Collector


James Mayo

Board of Selectman


Melissa Patterson- Selectman

Robin Cyr-Selectman

Road Commissioner
Todd Littlefield 314-6171

Animal Control Officer 
Kathy Ross 441-7121

School Board Members
Ronald Liberty - 314-4996

Katie Flood-Gerow 314-7517
School Board info


Cemetery Info: Robin Patterson 540-3793



Benton Veterans Memorial


Town Office Staff


Melissa Patterson-Senior Office Staff

Brandy Meader- Full Time Office Staff

Sue Rodrigue- Part Time Office Staff

Doug Dixon-Selectman
Chair

TOWN OF BENTON, MAINE

   

RECYCLE

Any veteran who entered the service while living in Benton and served in a period of conflict is eligible for inclusion on the Memorial.   Anyone with names or information regarding veterans who qualify for inclusion on the Memorial should contact the Benton Park and Veterans Committee through the Town Office.   

Assessors' Agent


Ryan Stinneford

For local news visit The Town Line:
townline.org

FIREWORKS. 
Benton has no ordinance. State laws apply.  In general, "consumers" may use fireworks between 9 AM and 10 PM with exceptions on/around July 4th and Dec 31st.   To view the law, click here.   Noise complaints should be directed to dispatch at 624-7076. 

VEHICLE EXCISE TAX EXEMPTION FOR MILITARY PERSONNEL  The Commanding Officer's certification form for personnel stationed outside of Maine is here.  

For information about BURN/FIRE PERMITS, click here

FOOD PANTRY.  Benton uses the Fairfield Interfaith Food Pantry located at 23 Lawrence Ave., Fairfield (behind the Fairfield Town Office).

Hours are 9 AM to Noon the 1st and 3rd Thursdays of the month.  Point of contact is Nancy Marcoux at 509-9972.   CLOTHING.  The Lamb's Clothes Closet provides clothing, one bag per visit per person.  Adult, child and baby clothes are available every Tuesday, 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM.   For more info, click here


SELECTMEN'S MINUTES:

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NOVEMBER 2016

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DECEMBER 2016


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JANUARY 2017 -

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FEBRUARY 2017- 
                           
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MARCH 2017- 

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APRIL 2017

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MAY 2017

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JUNE 2017

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July 2017


Selectmen August 14,2017


Selectmen August 16,2017


Selectmen September 11,2017


Selectmen September Special Meeting 2017


Selectmen October 9, 2017





Office Hours


Monday-Wednesday 9:00-4:00pm
Thursday 11:00-6:00pm
Friday 9:00-4:00pm

Phone: 453-7191   Fax: 453-4428

Email: Bentonstaff@gmail.com

Address: 1279 Clinton Ave
Benton, ME 04901











ANNOUNCEMENTS:


Congratulations to the Town of Benton for the Award of Longest Supporting Municipal Partner with KVCOG!


CALENDAR OF EVENTS:


Second Monday of each month:  Monthly Selectmen's Meeting, 6:00pm Benton Town Office. 


SELECTMEN'S MEETING:November 22, 2017, 8:45am. In accordance with MRSA Title 1, Chapter 13, Section 405, Paragraph 6A. 


SELECTMEN'S MEETING: December 13, 2017, 8:45am. In accordance with MRSA Title 1, Chapter 13, Section 405, Paragraph 6A. 

Second Tuesday of each  month:  Monthly Planning Board Meeting, 7:00 PM, Benton Town Office. 

Application for Holiday Assistance: Can be found here.


2018 Dog Tags: Dogs need to be registered by December 31st.


Nomination Papers: Please note change of dates due to LD1384 Title 30A. Papers will be available November 29th for Selectman and Road Commissioner. Papers need to be returned to the office by January 8, 2018, 4:00pm. 











































 



The Bridge on the Bog Road is limited to 3 tons until further notice.

TRANSFER STATION.  The Clinton/Benton Transfer Station is 6.3 miles north of the Benton Town Office on the Bangor Rd-Rte 11 through the Town of Clinton towards Burnham on the right side of the road.  Open Wed-Thur-Fri-Sat, 7 AM to 5 PM.