About Tremont



Acreage:
10,329 (Sq. Mi.: Land 16.9, water 35.5)

Municipal Building:
20 Harbor Drive, Bass Harbor; P.O. Box 65, Bernard 04612; Mon.-Fri. 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; 244-7204, fax 244-0758, www.tremont.maine.gov, e-mail [email protected]

2010 Election Results

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

Town Manager:
Millard Billings 244-7204

Board Chr.:
Charles Dillon 244-7204

Town Clerk:
McKenzie Jewett 244-7204

Treasurer:
Millard Billings 244-7204

Tax Collector:
Millard Billings 244-7204

Assessor:
Carl Young 244-7204

Registrar of Voters:
Janet Patton 244-7204

Emergency Management:
Keith Higgins 244-7204

Welfare Director:
Millard Billings 244-7204

Public Works Director:
Millard Billings 244-7204

Road Commissioner:
Millard Billings 244-7204

Code Enforcement:
Carl Young 244-7204

Building/Plumbing Inspector:
Carl Young 244-7204

Fire Chief:
Bradley Reed 244-7204

Animal Control Officer:
Jenn Shaw 244-7204

Health Officer:
Terri Lanpher 244-7204

Harbor Master:
David Schlaefer (interim) 244-7204

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

School Board (5):
Chr. Amy Murphy 244-7699; meets second Thurs. each month

Planning Board (6):
Chr. George Urbanneck 244-9695; meets second and fourth Tues. each month

Appeals Board (5):
Chr. Joanne Harris 244-3956; 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:
Implemented 1988; last amended 2005

Comprehensive Plan:
1997

Last Townwide Valuation:
2006

Fiscal Year:
July 1-June 30

Town Meeting:
Tues. following second Mon. in May

Municipal Election:
Second Mon. in May

Fire Department:
Volunteer 911

Ambulance:
Southwest Harbor/Tremont Nursing 244-7685

Library:
Bass Harbor Memorial Library 244-3798

School:
Tremont Consolidated School 244-7777

Post Offices:
Bass Harbor 04653, 244-5139
Bernard 04612, 244-5150
Seal Cove 04674, 244-5161

Cable TV: Cable TV:
Time Warner 877-596-5366

Chamber of Commerce:
Southwest Harbor-Tremont Chamber of Commerce 244-9264

Churches:
Congregational 2
Baptist 1, Episcopal 1
United Methodist 1

Population:
1980: 1,222
1990: 1,324
2000: 1,529

Year-round/Seasonal Residences:
1980: 518/205
1990: 633/314
2000: 705/370

2000 Population by Ages:
0-4       80
5-19     287
20-44   491
45-64   439
65 up   232
TOTAL            1,529

Median Age:
41.6

Taxation History:
Valuation        Mill       Raised
Year     (000’s)           Rate     (000’s)
1960    $     683          .112      $   77
1970        5,853          .036         212
1980       26,354         .018         474
1990      139,436        .0083     1,157
2000      157,747        .01425   2,248
2001      163,601        .01570   2,569
2002      171,688        .01560   2,678
2003      344,244        .00860   2,960
2004      362,508        .00920   3,335
2005      376,779        .00920   3,466
2006      471,825        .00790   3,727
2007      482,378        .00790   3,811
2008      493,850        .00800   3,951
2009      493,496        .00790   3,899