About Tremont

Acreage: 10,329

Sq. Mi.: Land 16.9 Water 35.5

Municipal Building: 20 Harbor Drive, Bass Harbor; P.O. Box 65, Bernard 04612; Mon.-Fri. 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; 244-7204, fax 244-0758, tremont.maine.gov, e-mail [email protected]

Town Government: Town Manager, Board of Selectmen (5)

Town Manager: Dana Reed 244-7204

Board Chr.: Kevin Buck 244-7204

Bookkeeper: Janice Sprague 244-7204

Town Clerk: Katie Dandurand 244-7204

Treasurer: Dana Reed 244-7204

Tax Collector: Katie Dandurand 244-7204

Assessor: Matthew Caldwell 244-7204

Registrar of Voters: Janet Patton 244-5595

Emergency Management: Keith Higgins 266-8468

Welfare Director: Dana Reed 244-7204

Public Works Foreman: Jimmy Schlaefer 244-7204

Road Commissioner: Dana Reed 244-7204

Code Enforcement: John Larson 244-7204

Building/Plumbing Inspector: John Larson 244-7204

Fire Chief: Keith Higgins 266-8468

Animal Control Officer: Heath Higgins 266-7569

Health Officer: Terri Lanpher 244-5208

Harbor Master: Justin Seavey 266-3359

Supt. of Schools: Dr. Marc E. Gousse

School Board (5): Chr. Heidi Lawson; meets second Thurs. each month

Planning Board (6): Chr. Scott Grierson; meets second and fourth Tues. each month

Appeals Board (5): Chr. Joanne Harris 244-3956; meets as needed

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

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

County Commissioner Dist. 3 — Antonio Blasi (D)

Zoning: Implemented 1988; last amended 2016

Comprehensive Plan: 2011

Last Townwide Valuation: 2006

Fiscal Year: July 1-June 30

Town Meeting: Tues. following second Mon. in May

Municipal Election: First Mon. in May

Fire Department: Volunteer 911

Ambulance: Southwest Harbor/Tremont Nursing 244-7685

Library: Bass Harbor Memorial Library 244-3798

School: Tremont Consolidated School 244-7777

Post Offices: Bass Harbor 04653, 244-5139; Bernard 04612, 244-5150; Seal Cove 04674, 244-5161

Cable TV: Time Warner (800) 833-2253

Chamber of Commerce: Southwest Harbor-Tremont Chamber of Commerce 244-9264

Churches: Congregational 2, Baptist 1, Episcopal 1, United Methodist 1

Population: 1980: 1,222; 1990: 1,324; 2000: 1,529; 2010: 1,563

Year-round/Seasonal Residences: 1980: 518/205; 1990: 633/314; 2000: 705/370

2010 Population by Ages
0-4 70
5-19 240
20-44 383
45-64 604
65 up 266
TOTAL 1,563

Median Age 48.5

Registered and Unenrolled Voters
Democrat 391
Green Independent 42
Libertarian 0
Republican 323
Unenrolled 447
Total 1,203

2017 Mill Rate: .0099

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