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Posted on: June 24, 2022

Avian Influenza Affecting Local Duck Population

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The Avian flu has struck a number of ducks in our area with several washing ashore on Kennebunk beaches.

The public is asked to refrain from contact with the ducks and report any ailing or deceased ducks to the Ocean Guards or the Community Service Officer’s on duty between the hours of 10:00 AM. and 4:30 P.M. Town staff will work to remove the dec...

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Kennebunk News & Events
Posted on: June 10, 2022

Interested in joining a Town Committee?

Planning Board meeting 2022

The Town of Kennebunk is privileged to have a committed group of volunteers who generously give their time and talents to a variety of committees (boards, committees and commissions).

If you would like to join a committee, we ask that you fill out an online committee volunteer form.  If you'd prefer to download the form, you may do so here (PDF)

Please note that not all committees currently have openings; however, vacancies occ...

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FMI and a list of vacancies... Kennebunk News & Events
Posted on: June 22, 2022

Housing: A Community Conversation

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Join Town officials and local stakeholders for a Community Conversation on Housing in Kennebunk.

Housing: A Community Conversation

Wednesday, June 29, 2022  6:00pm - 8:00pm Waterhouse Center51 Main Street, Kennebunk

Attendees will participate in three breakout group discussions on the following topics:

  • Short-term Rentals 
  • ADU'S...
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Kennebunk News & Events
Posted on: June 22, 2022

WATCH: "Slow Down Kennebunk" Cycling PSA Video

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The third video in the "Slow Down Kennebunk" speeding prevention campaign has been released.

The Town of Kennebunk recently launched the "Slow Down Kennebunk" speeding prevention campaign. The video series continues with the third video featuring our very own EMS Division Chief John Brady, who is an avid cyclist and knows all too well t...
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Kennebunk News & Events
Posted on: June 13, 2022

Come Work With Us! (VIDEO)

Recruitment Video

Watch the Town of Kennebunk's new recruitment video!

Hear why you should COME WORK WITH US!

The Town has many exciting job opportunities including a full-time Mechanic, Maintenance Workers/Truck Drivers and Police Officers, along with several part-time and seasonal positIons. See all of our current job openi...
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Kennebunk News & Events
Posted on: June 10, 2022

Interested in joining a Town Committee?

Town Hall Entrance in Spring

The Town of Kennebunk is privileged to have a committed group of volunteers who generously give their time and talents to a variety of committees (boards, committees and commissions).

If you would like to join a committee, we ask that you fill out an online committee volunteer form.  If you'd prefer to download the form, you may do so here (PDF)

Please note that not all committees currently have openings; however, vacancies occ...

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FMI and a list of vacancies... Kennebunk News & Events
Posted on: June 7, 2022

WATCH: "Slow Down Kennebunk" Kids and Pedestrians PSA Video

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The Town of Kennebunk recently launched the "Slow Down Kennebunk" speeding prevention campaign.

The second video in the campaign urges drivers to slow down for pedestrians and children who use the streets to walk, bike or get on and off the school bus. Select Board member Lisa Pratt and her two children, Charlotte and Meyer Pratt, are featured in th...

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Kennebunk News & Events
Posted on: May 25, 2022

Slow Down Kennebunk - A Community Approach to Speeding Prevention is Now Launching

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The Town of Kennebunk is now launching the "Slow Down Kennebunk" campaign.

"Slow Down Kennebunk" is a community approach to decreasing speeding in Kennebunk. The goal of the campaign is to create awareness of the issue, educate the public on the dangers and implications of speeding, and gain voluntary compliance in dri...

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Kennebunk News & Events
Posted on: May 18, 2022

Buy-A-Brick for the Waterhouse Center - Brick orders (for fall installation) close on July 1

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There's plenty of time to get your order in for a personalized, engraved brick. Orders will placed in early July for a fall installation. Download and print the order form or order online. It's quick and easy!

Buy-A-Brick – The Town of Kennebunk invites you to be a part of a very special commemorative opportunity. 

Personalized, engraved bricks are a great way to honor a special person, family member or group; to commemorate a special occasion; to featu...

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Posted on: June 14, 2022

Election Results - June 14, 2022

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Election results have been posted.

June 14, 2022 Official Local Election Results are posted here (PDF)

June 14, 2022 Certified State Results are posted here (PDF).

For more information, please visit: https://www.kennebunkmaine.us/444/Election-and-Town-Me...

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Kennebunk News & Events
Posted on: May 20, 2022

Federal Funding of the Eastern Trail Expansion Celebrated in Kennebunk

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$700,000 in recently secured federal funding will help expand the Eastern Trail 11 miles south.

On Friday, Kennebunk Town Manager Mike Pardue joined Congresswoman Chellie Pingree (D-Maine) and members from the Eastern Trail Alliance and the East Coast Greenway Alliance in celebrating $700,000 in new federal funding to expand the Eastern Trail with a...

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Kennebunk News & Events
Posted on: June 6, 2022

Concerts in the Park

Summer concerts in the park

Kennebunk Parks & Recreation Department's Concerts in the Park!

Bring your blankets, chairs and dancing shoes! 

Join us at Lafayette Park on Wednesdays from 6:30p-7:30pm for our annual FREE Concerts in the Park! We want to give a big thank you to Kennebunk Savings Bank for sponsoring this fun, family-friendly ...

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Posted on: May 13, 2022

COS Food4Kids Summer Food Program Available to RSU 21 Students

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Community Outreach Services (COS) offers a free Summer Lunch program, Food4Kids, to the children of RSU 21. This program is available to qualified children from preschool through Grade 12.

Community Outreach Services (COS) is working with RSU 21 and the three Town Social Services Offices to provide nutritious food for children when school lunch and breakfast are unavailable on weekends, school holidays, and summer break. This new program en...

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Kennebunk News & Events
Posted on: April 29, 2022

Limited Space Available for Non-profit Organizations at the Kennebunk Artisans Marketplace

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Are you a Kennebunk non-profit looking for exposure and engagement opportunities?

The Kennebunk Artisans Marketplace has a limited amount of free space available to promote non-profit organizations. 

The Kennebunk Artisans Marketplace is held at the Waterhouse Center on Saturdays from 9AM-2PM, beginning May 28...

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Kennebunk News & Events
Posted on: March 9, 2022

Public Services Facility Expansion

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The Town of Kennebunk Public Services Facility located at 36 Sea Road in Kennebunk has been slated for expansion with the goal of improving the Public Services facility to support the current and future needs of the Town.

Final voter approval for the facility will be on the June 14, 2022 Annual Town Meeting ballot, authorizing the Town to issue $11 million in municipal bonds.

The Select Board recommends approval by a vote of 7 in favor, 0 opposed.  The Budget Board...

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Kennebunk News & Events
Posted on: January 19, 2022

Town Launches a New Online Permitting System

New online permitting

You can now apply for building, electrical, plumbing, and sign permits online!

The Town of Kennebunk Code Enforcement Office is excited to announce the launch of a new online permitting system. The permitting software is powered by iWorQ and allows for online application and permit management information for building, electrical, pl...

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