About Frenchboro



Acreage:
1,539 (Sq. Mi.: Land 4.8, water 89.7)

Municipal Building:
One Executive Drive, P.O. Box 100, Frenchboro 04635; hours by appointment; 334-2933, fax 334-2933, email: [email protected]

2010 Election Results

Town Government:
Board of Selectmen (5)

Board Chr.:
Robert Stuart 334-2933

Administrative Assistant:
Rachel Bishop 334-2933

Town Clerk:
Tammy Des Jardin 334-2933

Treasurer:
Rachel Bishop 334-2933

Tax Collector:
Tammy Des Jardin 334-2933

Assessor:
Board of Selectmen 334-2933

Registrar of Voters:
Tammy Des Jardin 334-2933

Emergency Management:
Robert Stuart 334-2933

Road Commissioner:
Board of Selectmen 334-2933

Code Enforcement:
Lyle H. Dever 244-3130

Building/Plumbing Inspector:
Lyle H. Dever 244-3130

Constable:
Nate Lunt 334-2933

Fire Chief:
Vacant 334-2947

Animal Control Officer:
Board of Selectmen 334-2933

Health Officer:
Julian Kuffler 334-2933

Harbor Master:
Arthur Fernald 334-2933

Supt. of Schools:
Robert E. Liebow 288-5049

School Board (3):
Chr. Marissa Rozenski 334-4444; meets monthly

Planning Board (5):
Chr. Arthur Fernald 334-2933; meets as needed

Board of Appeals (5):
Chr. Roman Rozenski334-2933; meets as needed

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

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

County Commissioner Dist. 3:
Fay A. Lawson (D)

Zoning:
Shoreland; implemented 1979; last amended 2004

Last Townwide Valuation:
2002

Fiscal Year:
July 1-June 30

Town Meeting:
Second Mon. in June

Municipal Election:
Second Mon. in June

Fire Department:
Volunteer 911

Library:
Frenchboro Library

School:
Frenchboro Elementary School 334-2944

Post Office:
Frenchboro 04635, 334-2972

Ferry Service:
Maine State Ferry Service from Bass Harbor 244-3254

Trash Service:
Gott’s Disposal 244-7461

Church:
Congregational

Population:
1980: 43
1990: 44
2000: 38

Year-round/Seasonal Residences:
1990: 30/18
2000: 27/32

2000 Population by Ages:
0-4           3
5-19         5
20-44       11
45-64       15
65 up       4
TOTAL     38

Median Age:
43.5

Taxation History:
Valuation       Mill         Raised
Year         (000’s)        Rate      (000’s)
1960        $   56                        $  5
1970              Not Available
1980        1,828         .0165         30
1990        2,494         .029           72
2000        4,971         .0140         70
2001        5,412         .0164         90
2002        6,770         .0180       122
2003        7,031         .0160       113
2004        7,639         .0140       107
2005        7,654         .0180       138
2006        8,272         .0210       174
2007       12,648        .01600     202
2008       13,289        .01790     238
2009       12,567        .01460     183