The Caribou City Council will hold a Public Hearing on Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at 6:00 pm in City Council Chambers at City Hall, 25 High Street. The Public Hearing is to consider Ordinance No. 07, 2018 Series, An Ordinance Amending the Caribou Zoning Map.
Affected areas are properties on Map 32 lots 48, 48-A, and 49 on Washburn Street with Map 32 Lot 48 being changed from Commercial 2 (C-2) to Residential 2 (R-2) and Map 32 Lots 48-A and 49 being changed from Residential 1 (R-1) to Residential 2 (R-2). Properties along Paris Snow Drive, Map 26 Lots 61, 63, 64, 67, 70, 73, 75 and 77 and properties along Marshall Avenue, Map 26 Lots 15-A, 15-B, 25 and 78 being changed from Residential 1 (R-1) to Residential 2 (R-2). The R-1 Residential District encompasses most of the older residential neighborhoods and contains mostly high density single family dwellings, the R-2 Residential district still features single family dwellings but also allows multi-family dwellings.
Copies of the proposed ordinance are available in the City Clerk’s Office at City Hall, 25 High Street and below. Interested individuals are encouraged to attend.
Ordinance No. 7, 2018 Series, Amending the Caribou Zoning Map
The Caribou Public Access Channel is no longer Channel 8 on cable. It has been moved to Channel 1301.
Gunner 2018 Winner of a $50.00 Veterinarian Certificate
Snowmobile Stickers are Available in the City Clerk’s Office at City Hall, 25 High Street.
Why Tourism Matters to Aroostook County
Did you know?
- In 2017, $155 million dollars was spent by tourism visitors coming to Aroostook County
- How were those dollars spent?
- Retail sales- over $35 million
- Lodging- over $48 million
- Restaurants and food services- $47 million
- Fuel- nearly $18 million
- Recreation- $15 million
- 2,752 jobs were supported by The County’s tourism income, generating over $53.3 million dollars in total earnings
- An estimated 1.4 million visitors came to The County
At this event, you will learn about:
- The current state of hospitality and tourism in the County
- Why and how tourism impacts your bottom line
- The importance of Destination Marketing
- Little to no cost ways to market your business
Registration fee: $25 | RSVP by October 1st for only $20!
Registration and networking at 8:30am | Sessions begin 9:00am
Buffet style lunch will be served at noon during keynote.
Please register now to take advantage of our Early Bird Registration Discount!
The Airport Advisory Committee will meet on the third Thursday of each month @ 6:00 pm at the Caribou Municipal Airport.
The City Clerk and General Assistance Offices will be closed for the Election on November 6, 2018.
The City of Caribou accepts credit/debit cards from Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express.
The Caribou Public Library recently subscribed to Gale Small Business Builder, a premier online business planning tool for individuals who are exploring the idea of entrepreneurship, want to start a small business or operating an existing business. This resource will help small businesses and nonprofits increase their likelihood of success by helping them build a Business Plan. This program is available to all patrons at the Caribou Public Library for free. Details are below:
Press Release – Small Business Builder