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OMS Open Gym Cancelled 12/3

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Town of Orono

Please be aware the open gym scheduled from 6-8PM on 12/3/14  at Orono Middle School is cancelled.

Published Dec 3

 

LDR Zoning Recommendations Drafted

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Planning and Economic Development

On Thursday, Dec. 4, 7 p.m. in the Council Chambers, the Comprehensive Plan Committee will review a DRAFT set of recommendations to the Town Council concerning the Low Density Residential zoning district.  This district covers land in the geographic center of Orono, just west of I-95 along Stillwater Ave and out Forest Ave. about 1.25 miles.

The review is being done at the request of the Town Council.  The DRAFT report is based on guidance from the Comprehensive Plan Committee, following...

Published Dec 1

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"Light Up the Night" happens Monday night!

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Public Library

Don’t miss tonight’s “Light up the Night” sponsored by the Town of Orono!   Festivities begin at 4:30 in front of the University Credit Union.  For more information, go to http://www.orono.org/news/latest/article/2014/11/25/light_up_the_night

Published Dec 1

 

Book Sale Friday and Saturday!

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Public Library

Avoid the mall chaos by shopping at the library this weekend!  The Friends of the Orono Public Library group is offering you the opportunity to shop local, support your artist friends, and recycle donated books for gifts at a book sale and local artists craft sale just in time for the holidays! There will be a preview book sale on Friday the 5th, after closing, from 5 to 7pm, for a $10 admission fee.  Saturday's book and craft sale is from 10am - 2pm.  There is no admission fee for...

Published Dec 1

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Library closing at 3:30, Nov. 26

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Public Library

Due to the snowstorm, the library is closing at 3:30 today.  Sorry for any inconvenience.

Published Nov 26

 

Closed Thanksgiving weekend

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Public Library

The Orono  Public Library will be closed Thursday through Sunday, November 27-30.  We will reopen on Monday, December 1.  Have a safe and happy Thanksgiving.

Published Nov 26

 

Light Up the Night

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Town of Orono

Join the Orono Village Association in lighting up the downtown for the holidays, Monday, December 1st starting at 4:30pm at the UCU Plaza.

Light Up the Night Event Schedule

Published Nov 25

 

RFQ for Town of Orono Website

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Town of Orono

View details here.

Published Nov 17

 

Anticipated Vacancy for Orono Town Clerk

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Town of Orono

Interested applicants can find application materials and instructions here

Published Nov 14

 

Orono-Veazie Water District Board of Trustees Vacancy

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Town of Orono

The Orono Town Council seeks applications from residents interested in serving on the Orono-Veazie Water District Board of Trustees for a 5-year term, January 1, 2015-December 31, 2019.  Applications and information about the process and timeline are available online at www.orono.org under “Council & Committees/Town Committees” or at the Orono Town Office.  Please submit an application and letter of interest to the Town of Orono, 59 Main Street, Orono, ME 04473 by noon on Wednesday,...

Published Nov 13

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