About Brooklin



Acreage:
11,883 (Sq. Mi.: Land 18, water 23.2)

Municipal Building:
23 Bay Road, P.O. Box 219, Brooklin 04616; Tues. & Thurs. 2-6 p.m.; 359-8394, fax 359-9824, www.brooklinmaine.com, e-mail: [email protected]

2010 Election Results

Town Government:
Board of Selectmen (3)

Board Chr.:
Gerald Gray 359-8394, ext. 10

Town Clerk:
Jeannine Hardy 359-8394, ext. 14

Treasurer:
Tammy M. Andrews 359-8394, ext. 11

Tax Collector:
Sharon Freethey 359-8394, ext. 12

Assessor:
Board of Selectmen

Registrar of Voters:
Jeannine Hardy 359-8394, ext. 14

Emergency Management:
Robert Shillady 359-2123

Welfare Director:
Board of Selectmen 359-8394, ext. 10

Road Commissioner:
Neil Allen 359-8829

Code Enforcement:
Judith Jenkins 359-8394, ext. 15

Plumbing Inspector:
Lewis P. Hutchins 266-2523

Constable:
Richard Eaton 359-8394

Fire Chief:
Samuel Friend 359-8060

Animal Control Officer:
Robert Gross 469-3969

Health Officer:
Judith Jenkins 359-8394, ext. 13

Supt. of Schools:
Robert E. Webster 359-8400

School Board (5):
Chr. Mary Cummins 359-8945; meets second Tues. each month

Planning Board (5):
Chr. William Hanley 359-4417; meets first Thurs. each month

Appeals Board (3):
Chr. Robert Austin; meets as needed

Assessment Review (3):
Board of Selectmen 359-3894, ext. 10

House Dist. 36:
Rep. Walter Kumiega (D)

Senate Dist. 28:
Sen. Brian Langley (R)

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

Zoning:
Shoreland; implemented 1991; last amended 2009

Comprehensive Plan:
2003

Last Townwide Valuation:
2005

Fiscal Year:
July 1-June 30

Town Meeting:
Sat. following first Fri. in April

Municipal Election:
First Fri. in April

Fire Department:
Brooklin

Volunteer Fire Dept.:
911

Ambulance:
Peninsula Ambulance Corps 374-9955

Library:
Friend Memorial Public Library 359-2276

School:
Brooklin School 359-2133

Post Office:
Brooklin 04616, 359-2088

Trash Collection/Recycling:
Blue Hill/Surry Transfer Station 374-5458

Church:
Baptist

Population:
1980: 619
1990: 785
2000: 841

Year-round/Seasonal Residences:
1980: 302/243
1990: 375/287
2000: 391/306

2000 Population by Ages:
0-4             27
5-19          171
20-44        211
45-64        278
65 up        154
TOTAL      841

Median Age:
45.9

Taxation History:
Valuation       Mill         Raised
Year       (000’s)       Rate       (000’s)
1960    $    737        .070         $   52
1970       4,319        .020             87
1980      12,306       .023           283
1990      49,027       .016           784
2000    140,250       .01065     1,476
2001    142,981       .01085     1,551
2002    146,774       .01115     1,637
2003    150,699       .01115     1,680
2004    152,809       .01155     1,765
2005    320,295       .00610     1,954
2006    320,798       .00610     1,957
2007    325,336       .00620     2,017
2008    328,935       .00690     2,270
2009    332,453       .00715     2,377