About Brooksville



Acreage:
21,631 (Sq. Mi.: Land 31.1, water 20.0)

Municipal Building:
One Townhouse Road, Brooksville 04617; Mon., Wed. 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Thurs. 6-8 p.m.; 326-4518, fax 326-8039; www.brooksvillemaine.org, email: [email protected]

2010 Election Results

Town Government:
Board of Selectmen (3)

Board Chr.:
John Gray 326-4518

Town Clerk:
Amber Bakeman 326-4518

Treasurer:
Freida Peasley 326-4518

Tax Collector:
Yvonne Redman 326-4518

Assessor:
R.J.D. Appraisals 326-4518

Registrar of Voters:
Amber Bakeman 326-4518

Emergency Management:
Matthew Dow 326-4518

Welfare Director:
Board of Selectmen 326-4518

Road Commissioner:
Mark E. Blake 326-8736

Code Enforcement:
Lewis  P. Hutchins 374-5194

Building/Plumbing Inspector:
Lewis P. Hutchins 374-5194

Fire Chief:
Matthew Dow 326-4296

Animal Control Officer:
Robert Gross 469-3969

Health Officer:
Vacant

Harbor Master:
Sarah Cox 326-4518

Supt. of Schools:
Dennis Howard, Interim 374-9927

School Board (5):
Chr. Charles Tarr 326-9469; meets first Mon. each month

Planning Board (6):
Chr. Donald Condon 326-4333; meets first Tues. each month

Appeals Board (4):
Chr. Basil Ladd 326-4704; meets as needed

House Dist. 37:
Rep. Ralph Chapman (D)

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

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

Zoning:
Shoreland; implemented 1980; last amended 2009

Comprehensive Plan:
2007

Last Townwide Valuation:
2006

Fiscal Year:
Jan. 1-Dec. 31

Town Meeting:
Tues. following first Mon. in March

Municipal Election:
First Mon. in March

Fire Dept.:
Brooksville Volunteer Fire Dept. 911

Ambulance:
Peninsula Ambulance Corps 374-9900

Library:
Brooksville Free Public Library 326-4560

School:
Brooksville Elementary School 326-8500

Post Offices:
Brooksville 04617, 326-4873

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

Churches:
Congregational 1, Methodist 1

Population:
1980: 753
1990: 760
2000: 911

Year-round/Seasonal Residences:
1980: 345/269
1990: 344/363
2000: 430/361

2000 Population by Ages:
0-4             41
5-19          142
20-44        223
45-64        317
65 up        188
TOTAL      911

Median Age:
48.6

Taxation History:
Valuation          Mill           Raised
Year        (000’s)          Rate         (000’s)
1960     $     366          .170         $    63
1970         1,950          .240             119
1980        20,107         .0154           310
1990      142,104         .0062           881
2000      158,748         .0076        1,192
2001      158,822         .0079        1,255
2002      161,746         .0086        1,383
2003      165,885         .0097        1,609
2004      167,631         .0100        1,676
2005      168,069         .00975      1,640
2006      473,305         .00385      1,822
2007      476,451         .00390      1,858
2008      479,314         .00440      2,109
2009      481,371         .00470      2,262