About Orland



Acreage:
33,023 (Sq. Mi.: Land 46.9, water 5.6)

Municipal Building:
25 School House Road, P.O. Box 67, Orland 04472; Mon.-Fri. 8:30 a.m.-12 noon, 1-4 p.m., second and fourth Thurs. 7-8:30 p.m.; 469-3186, fax 469-3187, www.orlandme.org,  e-mail [email protected]

2010 Election Results

Town Government:
Board of Selectmen (3)

Board Chr.:
S. Wayne Ames 469-7788

Town Clerk:
Connie L. Brown 469-3186

Treasurer:
Suzanne Norris 469-3186

Tax Collector:
Connie L. Brown 469-3186

Assessor:
Chr. Betty S. Chavaree 469-3186

Registrar of Voters:
Connie L. Brown 469-3186

Emergency Management:
John Gray 469-3079

Welfare Director:
Ralph Gonzales 469-3230

Road Commissioner:
Robert B. Wardwell 469-7000

Code Enforcement:
Judith Jenkins 326-4766

Plumbing Inspector:
Gerald Guse 469-3055

Constable:
Robert Mushrall 469-2400

Fire Chief:
John Gray 469-3079

Animal Control Officer:
Robert Gross 469-3969

Health Officer:
Dr. Miriam Devlin 469-7616

Supt. of Schools:
James S. Boothby 469-7311

School Board (5):
RSU 25

Planning Board (5):
Chr. Millard Clement 469-3032; meets first Mon. each month

Board of Appeals (5):
Chr. William Chandler 469-3186; meets as needed

House Dist. 41:
Rep. James Gillway (R)

Senate Dist. 31:
Richard W. Rosen (R)

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

Zoning:
Shoreland, last amended 2009

Comprehensive Plan:
1999

Last Townwide Valuation:
1988

Fiscal Year:
Jan. 1-Dec. 31

Town Meeting:
Thurs. following last Mon. in March

Municipal Election:
Last Mon. in March

Fire Department:
Orland Volunteer Fire Dept. 911

Ambulance:
Bucksport Ambulance Service 469-7951

School:
Orland Consolidated School 469-2272

Post Offices:
Orland 04472, 469-2184; East Orland 04431, 469-1170

Trash Collection/Recycling:
Bucksport Transfer Station 469-7496

Chamber of Commerce:
Bucksport Bay Area Chamber of Commerce 469-6818

Churches:
Methodist 1
Church of God 1

Population:
1980: 1,645
1990: 1,805
2000: 2,134

Year-round/Seasonal Residences:
1980: 655/286;
1990: 732/336
2000: 933/320

2000 Population by Ages:
0-4       116
5-19     438
20-44   713
45-64   594
65 up   273
TOTAL            2,134

Median Age :
40.3

Taxation History:
Valuation          Mill      Raised
Year     (000’s)            Rate     (000’s)
1960    $  2,785           .026     $   72
1970       3,318            .042         139
1980      21,573           .0157        339
1990      64,450           .01275       791
2000      90,970           .01680    1,528
2001      93,024           .01680    1,572
2002      97,924           .01680    1,645
2003    104,301          .01660      1,731
2004    110,329          .01640      1,809
2005    169,837          .01110      1,885
2006    171,590          .01160      2,015
2007    182,144          .01200      2,186
2008    185,723          .01230      2,284
2009    187,596          .01490      2,795