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 [email protected]

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

Town Manager: Kathleen Billings-Pezaris 367-2351

Board Chr.: George Stevens 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

Road Commissioner: Kathleen Billings-Pezaris 367-2351

Code Enforcement: Judith Jenkins 367-2351

Building Inspector: Judith Jenkins 367-2351

Plumbing Inspector: Roger Stone 367-2351

Water Supt.: Annaleis Hafford 367-2351

Sanitary District Supt.: D. Gay Atkinson 367-2357

Fire Chief: D. Phillip Thompson 367-2650

Animal Control Officer: Ryan Kunkel 367-2351

Health Officer: Judith Jenkins 267-2351

Harbor Master: Stephen Johnson 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 1998

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 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

Cable TV: Time Warner 942-3287

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     292
Green Independent      38
Republican      174
Unenrolled      407
Total     911

Tax Rate
Year      Valuation (000’s)    Mill Rate    Raised (000’s)
2012     211,071                 .01357       2,864