Town Manager

  1. Stephen H. Burns

    Town Manager
    Phone: 207-363-1000, ext. 6021

  2. Melissa M. Avery

    Assistant to the Town Manager
    Phone: 207-363-1000, ext. 6022

  3. Brett Horr

    Director of GIS and Technology
    Phone: 207-363-1000, ext. 6043

  4. Reenie Johnson

    Administrative Assistant
    Phone: 207-363-1000, ext 6036

  1. 022 With Julie Ethridge

    Selfies with Steve
    Pondering the Possibility of Expansion
    7-20-2018

    Pondering the Possibility of Expanding Town Hall with help from Julie! Read on...
  2. 021 With Jeff Patten
  3. 020 With Jon Gay 2018-06-07
  4. 019 With Brian Trafton 2018-06-27

    Selfies with Steve
    Brian and our other Community Service Officers are here to help!
    6-29-2018

    Parking Kiosk Trouble Shooting, Directions, Parking Tickets .. they do it all! Read on...
  5. 019 With Melissa Avery 2018-06-21
  6. 018 With Jennifer Hunter 2018-05-21
  7. 014 With Luke Vigue 2018-05-15

    Selfies with Steve
    Scooting around with Luke
    6-08-2018

    Look for Luke and his Scoot around town! Read on...
  8. 015 With Steve Bricker 2018-05-31
  9. 013 With Kathy Newell and her pup Ursa 2018-05-09
  10. 013 with Lou Goscinski 2018-05-16
  11. 012 With Betsy Komar on 2018-05-04

    Selfies with Steve
    It's Besty!
    5-11-2018

    A Town Employee with almost 20 years of service! Read on...
  12. 011 With Jeff McConnell on 2018-04-03

    Selfies with Steve
    Hartley Mason Reservation
    5-03-2018

    Open House at Hartley Mason Park with Jeff! Read on...
  13. 010 with Nancy Garfield on 2018-04-23

    Selfies with Steve
    Senior Center Chef
    4-27-2018

    Lunch at the Senior Center with Nancy! Read on...
  14. 009 With Phil Hanson on 2018-04-11

    Selfies with Steve
    Cemetery Caretaker
    4-20-2018

    Digging up York's History with Phil! Read on...
  15. Soldiers Memorial 2018-04-11

    Selfies with Steve
    Soldiers Memorial
    4-12-2018

    Bath time at the Soliders Memorial! Read on...
  16. With Patricia Martine on 2018-03-30

    Selfies with Steve
    York Housing
    4-06-2018

    New Apartments on the way for York Housing! Read on...
  17. Library

    Selfies with Steve
    York Public Library
    3-30-2018

    It's Story Time with Michele and Jeanine at the York Public Library! Read on...
  18. DPW with Dan and Jim

    Selfies with Steve
    Signs of Spring at DPW
    3-23-2018

    It's a sure sign of Spring at DPW with Steve, Dan and Jim! Read on...
  19. Plowing with Glen

    Selfies with Steve
    Plowing with DPW
    3-16-2018

    Steve hops in the plow truck with Glen! Read on...
  20. YCSA with Michelle

    Selfies with Steve
    YCSA
    3-09-2018

    Steve and Michelle in the food pantry! Read on...
  21. Short Sands Shipwreck with Mike

    Selfies with Steve
    Short Sands Beach Shipwreck
    3-6-2018

    Steve and Mike visit the Short Sands Beach Shipwreck! Read on...
  22. Long Sands Bathhouse with Dylan and Amy 03-02-2018

    Selfies with Steve
    Long Sands Bathhouse
    3-2-2018

    Steve, Amy and Dylan visit the construction site of the new Long Sands Bathhouse! Read on...
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Documents and Forms

Special Event Permits

A Special Event Permit is required for any temporary use or activity that occurs on any Town Street, Town Park or other Town-owned Property that is outside the normal use of such, has any potential impact on motor vehicle or pedestrian traffic, parking or any other potential community impact, or that causes impacts beyond those associated with normal use. This includes but is not limited to: parades, group walks, road races, fundraising walk, bicycle tours, motorcycle tours, craft fairs, festivals, sidewalk sales, block parties, swimming events, surfing events, fireworks, and bonfires. Event organizers and participants will be required to adhere to any conditions and the General Requirements specified in the Special Event Permit Application and the Town of York Special Event Ordinance and Regulations.

Special Event Permit Application (PDF)     Special Event Permit Application (Word Form)  

Special Events Ordinance       Special Events Regulations

INSTRUCTIONS

Applications must be completed and submitted to the Town Manager’s Office located at the Town Hall, 186 York Street, York, ME  03909 at least 45 days prior to the date of the event. Once a completed application has been submitted, the Town Manager’s Office will review the application for completeness and once determined complete will schedule the Board of Selectmen to take action (approval/denial) on the application; the applicant will subsequently be notified of the Board of Selectmen’s decision.

GUIDELINES

A completed application includes all of the following:

-           Signatures of all required departments (located on the second page of application) and any applicable Detail Request Sheets

-           Certificate of Liability Insurance naming the Town of York as an Additional Insured, and including coverage for contractual liability with a minimum of $,1,000,000 per occurrence

-           Events where a “route” is applicable, a street by street list of the route is required

-           A signed Release and Indemnity Agreement

-           Check or Cash for the Application Fee where applicable

Banner Policy

The Town Manager's Office may approve the placement of a banner for a not for profit group at the approved locations over York Street and Main Street. All organizations using the banner poles will be required to sign the Banner Release Form before their reservation is approved. For more information contact Missy Avery, Assistant to the Town Manager.

Banner Release Form               Banner Policy

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Town Reports

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