This Week’s Public Notices

January 9, 2022


The Planning Board will hold a public hearing & receive written & oral comments at its January 19, 2022 meeting, which starts at 6:30 pm, on a Major Site Plan application for a new five year permit for the Pepin Bernier Road Gravel Pit on property owned by John Rivard and located off Bernier Rd (Tax Map/Lot R13-11B).

The hearing may be held in person in Council Chambers at City Hall, 919 Main Street, Sanford, or via Zoom. Meeting information, including how to connect via Zoom, is provided at Questions or written comments should be directed to the Planning Office at 324-9150 or


The Planning Board will hold a public hearing and receive written and emailed comments on Wednesday, January 19, 2022 starting at 6:30 pm to amend Chapter 280: Zoning Ordinance to allow retail sales of adult use marijuana. The hearing will be held via remote video and teleconference pursuant to 1 MRSA §403-B(2)(D) and City Council Rules of Procedure.

Meeting information, including how to connect via Zoom, is provided at Questions should be directed to the Planning Office at 324-9150 or


MONDAY, JANUARY 10, 2022 – 5:00 P.M.

The Sanford Sewerage District Board of Trustees will hold a public hearing on January 10, 2022 at 5:00pm regarding the enactment of a policy entitled, “Remote Meeting and Participation Policy” pursuant to 1 M.R.S. 403-B. The hearing will be held at the District’s office located at 281 River Street, Springvale.

Questions should be directed to the  Superintendent at 324-5313 or

Employment Opportunities

City of Sanford, Maine 04073

The City of Sanford is accepting applications for the following positions:

  • Equipment Operator I – Highway
  • Equipment Operator I – Split Position Highway/Airport
  • Mechanic II
  • Seasonal Laborer – Highway Department
  • On-Call Snow Plow Operator Highway/Airport
  • Executive Assistant to the Fire Chief
  • Director of Highways
  • Assistant City Planner
  • Current and Anticipated  Public Safety Dispatcher Positions
  • Certified Public Safety Dispatcher Positions
  • Reserve Certified Public Safety Dispatcher

The City of Sanford offers a competitive salary and benefits and an environment conducive to personal growth.

Application and instruction packets may be obtained from the Human Resources Department or online @ under the Employment Opportunities icon.

~Applications will be reviewed as received~

Applications and Resumes may be sent to:

Human Resources Department, City of Sanford, Maine, 919 Main Street, Sanford, Maine 04073

The City of Sanford is an equal opportunity employer




On Tuesday, January 18, 2022 beginning at 6:00 p.m. by remote methods, pursuant to 1 M.R.S.A. § 403-B(2)(D) and Section 6 of the City Council Rules of Procedure, the City Council of the City of Sanford, Maine will hold a dangerous building hearing pursuant to 17 M.R.S.A. §§ 2851-2859.  Video and teleconference remote login information to attend the hearing will be published and available on the City website at on and not necessarily before Saturday January 15, 2022. This hearing is to determine whether the boiler house building of the International Woolen Mill, identified as Tax Map J29, Lot 24, and further described in a Deed recorded in the York County Registry of Deeds at Book 15293, Page 69, is a dangerous building or a  nuisance within the meaning of 17 M.R.S.A. §§ 2851-2859, and to determine what, if any, remedy is appropriate. This hearing is an opportunity for the owner or parties in interest to present evidence as to why the property is not a dangerous building or a nuisance and to oppose any corrective action ordered by the City Council. Failure to attend may result in the waiver of certain rights with regard to this property.  You can discuss this notice and attendance by remote methods with the Director of Community Development for the City of Sanford prior to the hearing at (207) 608-4101 between the hours of 8:00 AM and 4:00 PM Monday through Friday.