VASSALBORO — Selectmen will hold a special meeting at 9 a.m. Thursday in the Town Office to set the 2011-12 property tax rate.

Manchester board seeks to fill position

MANCHESTER — Town officials are seeking a resident to fill a vacant position on the Planning Board. Residents may contact Town Manager Pat Gilbert, at 622-1894, to express interest in filling the position, previously held by Jed Davis.

Teen center on docket in China

CHINA — Selectmen have a variety of matters on the agenda for tonight’s meeting, including talking again with Elizabeth Preston about her proposal to open a teen center in the old town house basement; a request for a traffic study on Lakeview Drive; hearing updates on Central Maine Power Company’s “smart meter” installation; and a new cable contract with Time-Warner. Selectmen meet at 7 tonight in the Town Office.

Compiled from staff reports