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Assessing Department

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1. I sold my property after April 1st and the taxes were prorated at closing. Am I responsible for the taxes?
2. Does the assessment have to be made on April 1, or completed by that day?
3. How is Real Estate Assessed?

Assessing Department - GIS and Tax Mapping

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1. Are tax maps as accurate as a survey by a licensed surveyor?
2. Does the Town have a plot plan of my lot?

Assessing Department - Personal Property

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1. If I receive a personal property declaration, am I required to file it?

Assessing Department - Real Estate

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1. What is Real Estate?

Board of Selectmen

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1. When a meeting agenda is posted, can I receive a copy by email?
2. How do I volunteer for a committee?

Committee on Aging

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1. Where can I register to vote?
2. Is there legal help for seniors offered for free or at reduced cost?

Community Development, Planning & Codes

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1. Where can I find zoning district information?
2. What types of permits does the town issue?

Community Development, Planning & Codes - Code Enforcement Department

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1. When is a permit required?
2. What codes are in effect in the Town of Kennebunk?
3. How long is a permit valid?
4. Do I need a permit to put a shed on my property?
5. Do I need a permit for replacement windows and doors?
6. When is a handrail required?
7. What size does a bedroom egress window have to be?
8. What are the stair riser and tread requirements?
9. When is a guardrail required?
10. How much frost protection should I have?
11. What R-Values should I insulate to?
12. What are the ventilation requirements for a crawl space?
13. When is safety glazing required?

Community Development, Planning & Codes - Engineer

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1. When should I call the Town Engineer and not the Public Works Department?

Community Development, Planning & Codes - Planning Department

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1. Where can I find zoning district information?

Community Garden Committee

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1. What is a "community garden"?
2. What is the difference between the plot sizes?
3. How much will a space cost?
4. When and where can I sign up for a garden plot?
5. How will we be notified of our plot number?
6. When can I start working my garden plot?
7. I have never had a garden or have had little experience with gardening. Can I get some help?

E-911 Street Naming and Addressing

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1. "I know Summer Street is an existing road name. Can I use Summer Breeze Lane for a road name?"
2. "How long does it take to get a road name approved once submitted?"

Energy Efficiency Committee

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1. How do I find out about the new ordinance banning Single Use Plastic Carry Out Bags and when does it go into effect?
2. How do I sign up to receive the Energy Efficiency Committee's Newsletter?

Finance & Tax Collection

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1. Do I go to the Bureau of Motor Vehicle first or to the Town hall for vehicle registration?
2. Do I need to provide a copy of my tax bill to my mortgage company?

Finance & Tax Collection - Taxes

Fire & Rescue

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1. Are Fireworks allowed within the town limits of Kennebunk?
2. How can I register for a CPR class?
3. Where can I obtain a burning permit?
4. Do I need a burning permit to burn debris on my property?
5. Do I need a burning permit when there is snow on the ground?
6. Do I need a burning permit to have a campfire on my own property?
7. Can I burn at anytime during the day?
8. Can I burn in an incinerator / barrel?
9. Does the Fire Department conduct inspections of woodstoves and chimneys?
10. Will the Fire Department inspect my chimney for cleanliness?
11. Will the Fire Department clean my chimney for me?
12. Will the Fire Department perform a home fire safety inspection in my home?
13. Will the Fire Department rescue my cat from a tree?
14. What if I have questions about fire hydrants?
15. How can I locate fire hydrants in town?
16. How do I report a fire?
17. What is my fire alarm goes off while I'm cooking?
18. How long will my smoke alarm last?
19. How often should I change the batteries in my smoke alarm?
20. How wlse can I ensure my smoke alarm is working correctly?

Fire & Rescue - Health Information

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1. I have mold in my rental unit and my landlord won’t help. What do I do?
2. What causes Mold?

Harbormaster

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1. How do I put my name on the Mooring Waiting List?
2. Are transient moorings available?

Health Information

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1. I have a complaint with mold in an apartment unit. How dangerous is mold?
2. What can be done to make things safe if mold is found in a home?

Main

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1. How do I contact a city/county department?
2. Where can I find the answers to my frequently asked questions?
3. Is there a way to learn about area senior activities?
4. Where can I obtain or renew my driver's license?
5. Where can I find out about cable television?
6. How can I learn about capital improvement projects?
7. What is the Town's budget
8. Where can I find out about Town financial reporting?
9. How can I learn about Town purchases?
10. Where can I report an abandoned vehicle?
11. Where do I report an accident involving a Town vehicle?
12. Where can I get automobile tags?
13. Where do I direct questions regarding Social Secutiry?

Parks

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1. What park is a hidden gem in Kennebunk?
2. Where in Kennebunk do I park to get on the Eastern Trail?

Police

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1. How do I compliment an Officer?
2. How do I file an officer complaint?
3. When can I come to the police department to get fingerprinted?
4. How do I obtain a local background check?
5. How do I obtain a copy of a police report?
6. How do I obtain a copy of a motor vehicle accident report?
7. Where can I file a noise complaint?
8. How do I get personal property back if it has been taken by police or turned in as lost and found?
9. How do I report a crime?
10. When are 9-1-1 calls appropriate?
11. Where are the York County courthouses and jail located?
12. What is the process for obtaining a Concealed Weapons Permit (CWP)?

Police - CodeRED Community Notification Enrollment

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1. What is CodeRED?
2. How will I benefit from this service?
3. What do I have to do to receive this benefit?
4. How does CodeRED work?
5. What should I do if I receive a CodeRED message?
6. What should I do if I don't receive a message?
7. Will the system work with cell phones?
8. What is CodeRED used for?
9. How do I register?

Public Works

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1. Who maintains street signs on private roads?
2. Who maintains the annual flower beds on Main Street?

Public Works - Transfer Station & Recycling Drop-Off Center

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1. What can I do with my used batteries?

Recreation

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1. Do you need volunteers?
2. Do you take credit cards?
3. Can non-residents participate?

Social Services

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1. What do I bring to an appointment?
2. How long will the appointment take?

Town Clerk

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1. How do I order a certified copy of my birth certificate?
2. How do I obtain a hunting or fishing license?

Town Manager

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1. Do you need volunteers for committees?
2. Are the Selectmen’s meetings broadcast on TV or the Internet?

Town Manager - Economic Development Director

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1. Are there tax advantages for locating one’s business in Kennebunk?
2. Are there areas ready to be expanded or developed in Kennebunk?

Treasure Chest Monitoring Committee

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1. Is the Treasure Chest open during the winter?