SECRETARY TO THE SELECT BOARD POSITION OPEN

The Town of Peru is accepting applications for the position of Secretary to the Select Board. This is a 20-30 hour part-time position responsible for performing complex clerical tasks ans administering the towns General Assistance program. The successful candidate must demonstrate the ability to process information in a professional and confidential manner. Administrative, organizational,  and exceptional multi-tasking skills are required. Prior municipal experience is preferred. Please submit a cover letter and resume addressed to:

Peru Select Board, P.O. Box 429, Peru, Maine, 04290 or email croachtownofperu@gmail.com by 3:00 P.M. Monday, May 13, 2019. Peru is and equal opportunity employer.

SPIRIT OF AMERICA AWARD NOMINATIONS

The Select Board is looking for nominations for the Spirit of America Award. Nominations will be due at the Peru Town Office prior to May 1, 2019 ( a name, mailing address and an accomplishment of Peru’s 2019 Spirit of America recipient must be provided to be considered for nomination by the Board) . For information regarding criteria, background, and strategy, please see the attached link. Thank you!

Spirit of America Award Info

FOLLOWING ROADS CLOSED TO COMMERCIAL TRUCKS

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.

1/7/19 Workshop

The Selectboard will be holding a workshop to discuss the Personnel Policy and emails from Shirley Bartlett on Monday, January 7, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. at the Peru Town Office.