Office Closed on Election Day, 11/2 10/22/21
2022 Dog Licensing Now Available 10/15/21
Early and Absentee Voting Starts October 1st! 9/30/21
Stay Vigilant for Rabies 9/21/21
A likely case of rabies was reported today, which, if confirmed, would be our second in two months. Rabies is a virus which affects the brain and spinal cord resulting in dangerous and unpredictable behavior, particularly in wild animals.
Palermo September Newsletter Update 9/10/21
Hope you've all received your September Newsletter from the Select Board, it's filled with a lot of important and useful information! However, the Waldo County Triad notice is out of date & needs to be amended. You can find their current brochure at this link, or by visiting the "Newsletters" subpage under "Town Administration."
Sheepscot Pond Boat Landing Project 9/8/21
The Sheepscot Pond Boat Landing and Ramp Project will begin no later than Wednesday, 9/15, according to the State's Project Manager. All boat owners are advised to remove their boats from the Pond by Sunday, 9/12 to ensure a safe exit.
All progress is weather-dependent. We will be in contact with the Project Manager once work commences.
2021 Tax Commitments 9/2/21
Palermo's Select Board approved the 2021 mil rate of 13.8 at the Board meeting on 8/26 and tax bills were sent out Wednesday, September 1st. The due date this year is October 31st. The "Taxes" subpage will be updated shortly with the 2021 Bills; until then, the Office is happy to give you your commitment total over the phone or in person.
There is no penalty for early payments!
Whoa, new website! 8/31/21
Big thanks to our Deputy Clerk Will Armstrong and Palermo resident Chris Diesch for their work - the new Town of Palermo website is still very much in progress but we're so excited to share it with you all!
We've added a *lot* of information to make your lives easier - check out the Town Documents section to download a Plumbing Permit or the Town Administration "Taxes" subpage for a Homestead Exemption, re-register your automobile from the BMV's Rapid Renewal portal on our Services "BMV Registrations" subpage or your boat from the IFW Licenses "Boat Registrations" subpage, and definitely check out all of Palermo's many community organizations on the brand new Community page!
If you see something that doesn't make sense or isn't working right, let us know! Check back as we work out all the kinks and get as much helpful information into your hands as we can.