News & Notices

Election Results Delay – 7/14

Unfortunately, the Town of Newcastle is unable to report its results for the July 14, 2020 election due to a software issue with the tabulation machine. The issue is focused on the tabulation of state ballots cast via the absentee ballot process. The Secretary of State’s office has been in contact with us and will […]

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July 14th Municipal Election Information

In addition to the primary vote on July 14th, Newcastle voters will have the opportunity to vote on a number of issues and candidates on the local level. Rather than a traditional open annual town meeting, the COVID-19 pandemic forced the Selectmen to consider an alternative in having the residents decide items such as the […]

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Online Absentee Ballot Requests

If you would like to request an absentee ballot online, please click here to reach State of Maine Online Absentee Ballot Request Service.

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Drop Box Available

The Town Office has now installed a drop box for your convenience. Please be reminded we are working from home primarily but do come to the office to check voice mail, email, & process the incoming mail etc. We’re all in this together and hope that you’re staying healthy and safe.

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Newcastle Assessor in the Field

You may notice a vehicle with “Newcastle Assessor” displayed on the sides; this is Jim Murphy out in the field taking photos for our records. He will not be coming into your homes and will be practicing social distancing. Thank you All and please stay SAFE.

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3/23 Board of Selectmen Video Live Stream

Here is the link for the YouTube page for the 3/23 Board of Selectmen’s meeting: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uIHxH5Kl1PU

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Marriage Licenses: The Process due to town office closing

In light of the COVID-19 health concerns, the marriage intentions should be mailed to: Newcastle Town Clerk PO Box 386 Newcastle ME 04553   The Process of Filing Your Intentions of Marriage:  OBTAINING THE INTENTIONS FORM & WHAT IS NEEDED AT THE TIME OF FILING: Applicants must complete an Intentions of Marriage Form.  Please type or […]

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Update for Vehicle Registrations 3/17/2020

The Bureau of Motor Vechiles has closed all their offices until further notice. For owners of new vehicles purchased at a dealership, law enforcement is aware that owners in many municipalities across Maine are not able to obtain their new plates due to the closings. Until the BMV and town offices are able to accomodate […]

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2nd Property Tax Payment DELAYED until June 1

In response to the COVID-19 epidemic, the Board of Selectmen voted tonight to delay the 2nd property tax payment until June 1, 2020. Those with escrow accounts will not need to make changes with their bank, but this delay will allow more time for residents to save the funds to pay their taxes who may […]

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Zoning Code Open House (3/16) and Public Hearing (3/19) CANCELLED

A pair of events set for next week to roll out the proposed zoning code are being cancelled. The Open House planned for Monday, March 16th at the Fire Station and the Public Hearing planned for Thursday, March 19th will no longer occur in response to a desire by maintain social distancing and avoid further […]

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