Town Office Hours
The Turner Town Office is open the following hours:
Mondays - 7:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday through Friday - 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
The Code Enforcement Officer's office hours are Monday through Friday - 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Residents are encouraged to call ahead as the CEO could be out on inspections during these hours.
Medical Marijuana Licensing
Effective April 6, 2020, all state-certified Medical Marijuana Caregivers that have operations in Turner must have a local license in addition to state certification. A copy of the town's ordinance is available by clicking here. The application form is available here. Town licenses must be obtained for all new and previously existing establishments, and renewed annually. Establishments that do not obtain a license yet continue operate risk falling out of compliance with state requirements in addition to a local fine.
Draft Comprehensive Plan Approved by State
The draft Comprehensive Plan that was the subject of the December 19 Public Hearing was revised and submitted to the state for review. On May 13, 2020, notification was received by the Bureau of Resource Information & Land Use Planning in the Department of Agriculture, Conservation & Forestry, that the plan is consistent with Maine's Growth Management Act. The plan now requires acceptance at the annual Town Meeting as the final step in the approval process. Click here to view the final plan.
Planning Board Meeting Change
The Town of Turner Planning Board will hold a regular, voting meeting at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 3, at the Town Office. The Board will meet again on June 17, and the regular meeting schedule will resume thereafter.