About Stonington

Acreage: 5,502

Sq. Mi.: Land 9.8 Water 28.0

Municipal Building: 32 Main St., P.O. Box 9, Stonington 04681; Mon.-Fri. 8 a.m.-4 p.m.; 367-2351, fax 367-6361,stoningtonmaine.org, e-mail stoningtontown@roadrunner.com

Town Government: Town Manager, Board of Selectmen (5)

Town Manager: Kathleen Billings-Pezaris 367-2351

Board Chr.: Donna Brewer 367-2351

Town Clerk: Lucretia Turner Bradshaw 367-2351

Treasurer: Kathleen Billings-Pezaris 367-2351

Tax Collector: Kathleen Billings-Pezaris 367-2351

Assessor: Board of Selectmen 367-2351

Registrar of Voters: Lucretia Turner Bradshaw 367-2351

Economic Development Director: Matthew Skolnikoff 367-2351

Emergency Management: Kathleen Billings-Pezaris 367-2351

Welfare Director: Kathleen Billings-Pezaris 367-2351

Public Works Director: Elwood Cobb 367-2644

Road Commissioner: Kathleen Billings-Pezaris 367-2351

Code Enforcement: Judith Jenkins 367-2351

Building Inspector: Judith Jenkins 367-2351

Plumbing Inspector: Roger Stone 367-2601

Water Supt.: Benjamin Pitts/Olver Associates 367-2351

Sanitary District Supt.: Thomas Brophy 367-5996

Fire Chief: D. Phillip Thompson 460-4481

Animal Control Officer: Derek Crocker 266-5369

Health Officer: Judith Jenkins 267-2351

Harbor Master: Raelene Pert 367-5891

Supt. of Schools: Mark J. Jenkins 359-8400

School Board (6): meets first Tues. each month

Planning Board (7): Chr. Ted Crouch; meets monthly

Board of Appeals (5): Chr. Douglas Johnson 367-5902; meets as needed

House Dist. 36 — Rep. Walter A. Kumiega III (D)

Senate Dist. 28 — Sen. Brian D.Langley (R)

County Commissioner Dist. 2 —Percy L. Brown Jr. (R)

Zoning: Shoreland; implemented 1997; last amended 2010

Comprehensive Plan: 2005

Last Townwide Valuation: 2004

Fiscal Year: Jan. 1-Dec. 31

Town Meeting: First Mon. in March

Municipal Election: First Mon. in March

Fire Chief: Ryan Hayward 367-5076

Fire Department: Volunteer 911

Ambulance: Memorial Ambulance Corps 348-2300

Library: Stonington Public Library 367-5926

Schools: Deer Isle-Stonington Elementary School 348-6303, Deer Isle-Stonington High School 348-2303

Post Office: Stonington 04681, 367-2235

Ferry Service: Isle au Haut Daily Mailboat 367-5193

Water Service: Stonington Water Co. 367-2351

Sewer Service: Stonington Sanitary District 367-2351

Trash Collection/Recycling: Stonington Transfer Station 367-5996

Wastewater Treatment: Stonington Sanitary District 367-2351

Cable TV: Time Warner (800) 833-2253

Chamber of Commerce: Deer Isle-Stonington Chamber of Commerce 348-6124

Churches: Christian Science 1, Church of the Nazarene 1, Baptist 1, Episcopal 1, Roman Catholic 1, United Methodist 1

Bank: Camden National Bank

Population: 1980: 1,273; 1990: 1,252; 2000: 1,152

Year-round/Seasonal Residences: 1980: 557/212; 1990: 576/282; 2000: 571/338

2010 Population by Ages
0-4 37
5-19 132
20-44 256
45-64 374
65 up 244
TOTAL 1,043

Median Age 50.7

Registered and Unenrolled Voters
Democrat 273
Green Independent 37
Republican 170
Unenrolled 408
Total 888