Town of Benton 2018 Comprehensive Plan
APPLICATIONS & FORMS
The Town of Benton maintains no local ordinance for fireworks. Fireworks usage are managed by State of Maine law.
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 (207) 624-7076.
APPEALS BOARD MEMBERS
David Christen, Chair
Susan Giguere, Secretary
William White, Alternate
Ricky Gower, Altternate
**Please contact the Benton Town Office for all Appeals Board questions and matters at 207-453-7191 or firstname.lastname@example.org
**Appeals and Variances required notice to abutters and public hearing.
PLANNING BOARD MEMBERS
June Caron - Co-Chair
Daniel Bealieu, Co-Secretary
Darcy Dow, Alternate, Co-Secretary
Lance Shores, Alternate
David Savage, Code Enforcement Officer (CEO)
The CEO manages all application review and approvals that do NOT require a conditional use permit or shoreland zone permit. For rules regarding setbacks and minimum lot sizes, refer to the Land Use Ordinance Manual.
The Benton Planning Board meets at 6:00 PM on the second Tuesday of every month at the Benton Town Office.
The meeting is open to the public.
General concerns or questions will be handled by the Planning Board.
**Please contact the Benton Town Office for copies of conditional use applications or tax cards at 207-453-7191 or email@example.com.
**Matters to be added to Planning Board Agenda need to be received by the Town Office ten (10) business days prior to the Planning Board Meeting.
**Conditional Use Permits required notice to abutters and public hearing.
Patricia Lanning- Chair