Wayne Town news May/June

This month the Selectboard will be meeting on Tuesday, May 2, and May 16, at 6:30 PM at the Ladd Recreation Center and by
This month the Planning Board will be meeting on Thursday, May 4, at 6:30 PM at the Ladd Recreation Center.
This month the Conservation Commission will be meeting on Wednesday, May 3, 2023, at 5:30 PM at the Cary Memorial
This month the Budget Committee will be meeting on Tuesday, May 9, at 6:30 PM at the Ladd Recreation Center and by Remote.
Reminder, RSU #38, Annual Budget Meeting will be held on Wednesday, May 10, 2023, at 7:00 PM at the Maranacook
Community Middle School. Members of the RSU #38 School Board will explain the warrant articles within the budget and the
citizens of the four towns will vote on those warrant articles. A brief description of each warrant article will be outlined in the RSU
#38 Annual Report. The RSU #38 budget represents 58% of your property tax bill in Wayne.
The Town’s Assessor Agent Matt Caldwell from RJD Appraisal will be available by appointment on Wednesday, May 17, 2023, to
answer any questions you might have about your assessment or tax bill. Please contact, the Town Office to schedule an appointment.
The Town will be sponsoring our Annual Green-Up Day on Saturday, May 20, 2023, from 9:00 AM – 12 Noon. Volunteers
should meet at the Town Office parking lot on Pond Road. Volunteers should plan on wearing boots, something bright or reflective,
along with a good pair of gloves. If you would like to participate, please contact the Town Office at (207) 685-4983 or email
townmanager@waynemaine.org. If you would like to help but cannot make the date, you are welcome to clean your road and let
us know if it has been done. Thank you in advance for taking pride in your town and volunteering!!
In observance of Memorial Day, Monday, May 29, 2023, the Town Offices will be closed. The Annual Memorial Day Parade will
be held on Monday, May 29, 2023. Parade participants meet at the Wayne Community Church Parking Lot (Old Winthrop Road) at
10:30 AM – 10:45 AM, and the parade begins at 11:00 AM, proceeds on-route with a stop at the Memorial Stone in Memorial Park
(Main Street), then arriving at Roderick Park (Memorial Park Lane) for the ceremony at approximately 11:30 AM.
The Selectboard will be holding a Public Hearing at their regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, June 6, 2023, at 6:30 PM for
the 2023 Final Annual Town Warrant Article & Budget. The purpose of this hearing is to learn more about the referendum ballot
questions that you will be voting on Tuesday, June 13, 2023, & Wednesday, June 14, 2023.
Mark your calendars! Annual Town Meeting – Election of Officers, Tuesday, June 13, 2023, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM at the Ladd
Recreation Center; Annual Town Meeting – Budget Meeting, Wednesday, June 14, 2023, 6:30 PM at the Ladd Recreation
Center. Absentee ballots will be available at the Town Office. If you have not registered to vote, please stop by the Town Office to
Beginning during the week of Monday, May 1st, the Town’s contractor, Pike Industries will be paving Morrison Heights Rd. and
Lincoln Point Rd. The Town is working with the contractor to make this transition as safe and as convenient as possible. During the
construction process, the roads will be closed to thru traffic; however, will be open for local traffic (residents, emergency vehicles,
post office, and school buses) you might experience temporary road closures and delays, be prepared to stop and obey all flaggers
and signs for your safety and the contractors. The Town has coordinated with all emergency response agencies and been made aware
of the road closure and they all are prepared for the delays. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact me at (207)
685-4983 or townmanager@waynemaine.org.
During the month of May, the Town of Wayne will be using the services of E.C. Barry & Son to conduct street sweeping. They
will be sweeping select town streets and town lots. Please do all your spring clean-up prior to our street sweeping.
The Town of Wayne will be using the services of C.H. Stevenson to provide road grading services. They will be grading our
gravel roads during the month of May. You might experience temporary road closures and delays.
The Town of Wayne has an Animal Control Ordinance that states no domesticated animal, licensed or unlicensed, shall be permitted
on Town property (highways, sidewalks, Ladd Recreation Center, parks, footbridge, Wayne Town House, North Wayne School
House, Town Boat Launch, Fire Stations, or old Town Office) without a leash. The Town provides dog waste bags in the parks
around the mill pond, please be courteous of others who use these public facilities and pick up after your dog