About Cranberry Isles

Acreage: 2,043

Sq. Mi.: Land 3.2 Water 39.2

Included are: Great Cranberry Island, Islesford, Sutton Island, Baker Island and Bear Island.
Municipal Building: 16 Maple Ave., P.O. Box 56, Islesford 04646; Mon.-Fri. 9 a.m.-3 p.m.; 244-4475, fax 244-3714, cranberryisles-me.gov, e-mail denise@cranberryisles-me.gov

Town Government: Board of Selectmen (3)

Board Chr.: Richard F. Beal 244-7235

Admin. Assistant: James Fortune 244-4475

Town Clerk: Denise McCormick 244-4475

Treasurer: Denise McCormick 244-4475

Tax Collector: Denise McCormick 244-4475

Assessor: Matt Caldwell 487-5005

Registrar of Voters: Denise McCormick 244-4475

Emergency Management: Katelyn Damon 479-8118

Welfare Director: Denise McCormick 244-4475

Public Works Director: James Fortune 244-4475

Road Commissioner: Board of Selectmen 244-4475

Code Enforcement: Dennis Dever 664-3680

Plumbing Inspector: Dennis Dever 664-3680

Constable: Richard Beal 244-7235, GCI, Richard Howland, LCI 460-3016

Fire Chief: Richard Howland 460-3016

Animal Control Officer: Cari Alley 244-9116

Health Officer: Cari Alley 244-9116

Harbor Master: Norman Sanborn 244-3624, Bruce Fernald 244-5283

Supt. of Schools: Dr. Marc Gousse

School Board (3): Chr. Kelly Sanborn 244-3624; meets monthly

Planning Board (5): Chr. Branden Stubbs 244-4475; meets as needed

Appeals Board (5): Chr. Bev Sanborn 244-3136; meets as needed

Assessment Review (2): meets as needed

House Dist. 134 — Rep. Walter Kumiega III (D)

Senate Dist. 7 — Sen. Brian D. Langley (R)

County Commissioner Dist. 3 — Antonio Blasi (D)

Zoning: Last amended 2012

Comprehensive Plan: 2010

Last Townwide Valuation: 2015

Fiscal Year: Jan. 1-Dec. 31

Town Meeting: Second Saturday in March

Municipal Election: Second Saturday in March

Fire Department: Volunteer 911

Ambulance Service: Cranberry Isles Rescue Service 479-8118

Libraries: Great Cranberry Island Library 244-7358, Islesford Library 244-9565

School: Ashley Bryan School 244-3961, Longfellow School 244-3068

Post Offices: Cranberry Isles 04625, 244-3328, Islesford 04646, 244-5621

Ferry Service: Beal & Bunker (daily) 244-3575; Cranberry Cove Ferry (seasonal) 546-2927

Trash Collection/Recycling: BCM Inc. 244-5766

Churches: Congregational 2, Roman Catholic 1

Population: 1980: 198; 1990: 189; 2000: 128; 2010: 141

Year-round/Seasonal Residences: 1980: 155/137; 1990: 91/234; 2000: 67/277

2010 Population by Ages
0-4 5
5-19 21
20-44 38
45-64 48
65 up 29
TOTAL 141

Median Age 47.7

Registered and Unenrolled Voters
Democrat 73
Green Independent 8
Libertarian 0
Republican 43
Unenrolled 79
Total 203

2017 Mill Rate: .0091