About Trenton



Acreage:
12,529 (Sq. Mi.: Land 18.2, water 10.3)

Municipal Building:
59 Oak Point Road, Ellsworth 04605; Mon. & Thurs. 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Tues. & Wed. 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Fri. 9 a.m.-1 p.m.; 667-7207, fax 667-0543, www.trentonme.com, e-mail [email protected]

2010 Election Results

Town Government:
Board of Selectmen (5)

Board Chr.:
James E. Cameron 667-9375

Administrative Assistant:
Janet Muise 667-7207

Town Clerk:
Janet Muise 667-7207

Treasurer:
Janet Muise 667-7207

Tax Collector:
Janet Muise 667-7207

Assessor:
Susan Starr 667-2930

Registrar of Voters:
Janet Muise 667-7207

Emergency Management:
Lisa Winger 664-0815

Welfare Director:
Janet Muise 667-7207

Road Commissioner:
James Greenlaw 667-8408

Code Enforcement:
Angela Chamberlain 288-3523

Building Inspector:
Angela Chamberlain 288-3523

Plumbing Inspector:
William LaBelle 667-5126

Fire Chief:
Kelton Muise 667-7207

Animal Control Officer:
Sharon Raybourn 422-8237

Health Officer:
Allen Woodruff 610-1517

Supt. of Schools:
James S. Boothby 667-7571

School Board (5):
Chr. Judith Sproule 667-6694; meets second Tues. each month

Planning Board (5):
Chr. Frederick Ehrlenbach 667-8804; meets second Wed. each month

Board of Appeals (5):
Chr. John Pratt 667-3401; meets as needed

House Dist. 38:
Rep. Louis Luchini (D)

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

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

Zoning:
Last amended 2008

Comprehensive Plan:
2008

Last Townwide Valuation:
2006

Fiscal Year:
July 1-June 30

Town Meeting:
Sat. following first Fri. in May

Municipal Election:
First Fri. in May

Fire Department:
Volunteer 911

Ambulance:
County Ambulance 667-3200

Library:
Ellsworth Public Library 667-6363

School:
Trenton Elementary School 667-8447

Post Office:
Ellsworth 04605, 667-5340

Trash Service:
EMR Inc. 244-4347

Recycling:
Pine Tree Waste 664-2602; curbside pick-up third Thurs. each month

Cable TV:
Time Warner 877-596-5366

Chamber of Commerce:
Trenton Chamber of Commerce 288-2308

Church:
Baptist

Population:
1980: 718
1990: 1,060
2000: 1,370

Year-round/Seasonal Residences:
1980: 308/186
1990: 468/202
2000: 597/219

2000 Population by Ages:
0-4       80
5-19     292
20-44   416
45-64   380
65 up   202
TOTAL            1,370

Median Age:
40.7

Taxation History:
Valuation        Mill      Raised
Year     (000’s)          Rate     (000’s)
1960    $     279         .090     $   25
1970        1,990         .037          74
1980       21,633        .011         229
1990       92,818        .00940      872
2000      128,259       .01300    1,667
2001      136,954       .01600    2,191
2002      143,127       .01475    2,111
2003      158,637       .01475    2,340
2004      191,439       .0127      2,422
2005      197,332       .01255    2,477
2006      260,970       .01090    2,785
2007      261,836       .01100    2,880
2008      265,205       .01180    3,129
2009      270,735       .01165    3,154