Asbestos Removal Bid Document and General Rules for Old Peru Elementary School in Peru Maine

Asbestos Removal Bid Document related to  the Old Peru Elementary School. Any questions regarding this should be sent to Sandra Wingate, Secretary to the Select Board, in the Town Office. Sandra can provide copies of the Bid Document in electronic form or a printed copy to take with you.

Sandra Wingate can be reached in the Town Office, Select Board Office.

P.O. Box 429, 26 Main Street, Peru, Maine 04290.

Telephone Number: (207) 562-2150

Email address:

Letter from Congress of the United State, House of Representatives Congressman Jared Golden

Dan Jenkins, District Representative/Grants Coordinator, came in to the Select Board Office and introduced himself. He wanted to reach out and let people know that he was the District Representative for Congressman Jared Golden, 2nd District, Maine.

His contact information is as follows:

Dan Jenkins, 179 Lisbon Street, Lewiston, Maine, 04240. Email Address:  Telephone Number: (207) 241-6767

You can also reach your Congressman, Jared Golden by going to the Web Site: www.Golden.House.Gov

Letter from Congress of the United States House of Representatives Congressman Jared Golden


The Select Board is seeking volunteers to be appointed to the following Boards &/or Committees

The Select Board is requesting volunteers to the following Boards/Committees:

Planning Board

Finance Committee

Recreation Committee

Bicentennial Committee

Cemetery Committee

Ordinance Committee

For more information, respond to this posting, or contact Sandy in the Select Board Office 562-2150 Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. (Lunch is usually taken from Noon to 12:30 p.m.)

Election July 30, 2019 Noon to 7:00 p.m. at the Town Office

There will be an election on July 30, 2019 at the Town Office from Noon to 7:00 p.m.

This election is being held to approve the RSU56 retooled budget and to reconsider the 8 Articles on the Town of Peru Referendum Ballot that were not passed June 11, 2019.  The following Articles were defeated: Town Officers and Appointed Officials; Town Office Operation; General Expenses; Used 10-Wheeler; Garage Facility Maintenance & Operations; New backhoe; Preservation of Town Record Books and Tax levy limitation.

*There will be an Informational Meeting at Dirigo Elementary School starting 6:00 p.m on Tuesday, July 16th, 2019 to discuss the proposed town of Peru Ballot articles.*

*There will be School Budget Meeting on Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. The meeting will be held at Dirigo High School.*

Worthley pond Association

The Worthley Pond association would love to hear from you if you have any comments, concerns, questions or information to share.  They can be reached at



Brad Hutchings has closed the following dirt roads due to their soft and seriously bad conditions to commercial trucks (i.e. logging).
Mineral Springs from Gammon Rd up the hill; High Street; Lacroix Road; Bird Farm Road; and Hutchinson road.
Brad has asked Kathy Hussey to place the closings on the electric bulletin board.
For clarification:  Essential service vehicles such as school buses, oil trucks, CMP, fire trucks and ambulances are allowed as are residents’ cars and non commercial trucks.
Questions related to road closings should be directed to Brad at 562-4657.