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Castine Town Meeting

Mark Hurvitt at the Castine Town Meeting

Mark Hurvitt at the Castine Town Meeting

Superintendent Mark Hurvitt addresses citizens at the Castine Town Meeting.

Photo by Anne Berleant

Voters at Castine Town Meeting

Voters at Castine Town Meeting

Voters slip their written ballots into the box at Castine Town Meeting on June 1.

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Karen Motycka holds up the ballot box at Castine Town Meeting

Karen Motycka holds up the ballot box at Castine Town Meeting

Financial Officer Karen Motycka holds up the ballot box at Castine Town Meeting on June 1.

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 Jessica Rollerson at Castine Town Meeting

Jessica Rollerson at Castine Town Meeting

Long-term projection of school enrollment is flawed because “the formula will change if more people come in [to Castine],” said Jessica Rollerson at Castine Town Meeting on June 1.

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Doug Koos at Castine Town Meeting

Doug Koos at Castine Town Meeting

A multifamily contract zoning use for the mobile home park on Route 166A owned by Doug Koos was approved 83-9 at Castine Town Meeting on June 1.

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David Unger and Gus Basile  at Castine Town Meeting

David Unger and Gus Basile at Castine Town Meeting

From left, Selectmen David Unger and Gus Basile listen to school articles at Castine Town Meeting on June 1.

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Peter Vogell, Dale Abernethy and Karen Motycka at Castine Town Meeting

Peter Vogell, Dale Abernethy and Karen Motycka at Castine Town Meeting

From left, Chairman of Selectmen Peter Vogell, Town Manager Dale Abernethy and Financial Officer Karen Motycka at Castine Town Meeting on June 1.

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Nonvoting property owners at Castine Town Meeting

Nonvoting property owners at Castine Town Meeting

Nonvoting property owners, above, were granted permission to speak, but asked to sit on the sidelines at Castine Town Meeting on June 1.

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Jim Goodson at Castine Town Meeting

Jim Goodson at Castine Town Meeting

Jim Goodson, above, said there is “a disconnect” between no July 4th firework display and economic development efforts, at Castine Town Meeting on June 1.

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Doris Russell at the Castine town meeting

Doris Russell at the Castine town meeting

The June 1 town meeting was “the shortest and least controversial in 63 years,” said Doris Russell on June 1.

Photo by Anne Berleant