CHINA — A public hearing on an application to amend a Pleasant View Ridge Road subdivision is on the Planning Board agenda for Tuesday night.

The board meets at 7 p.m.

Stephen Haworth wants to create a 21.9 acre lot adjoining the subdivision.

Also on the board’s agenda are the Thurston Park II Committee’s grant application, plans for informational presentations at the Dec. 13 board meeting and discussion of proposed ordinance changes.

The Thurston Park II Committee and the Library Services Committee also have meetings scheduled Tuesday night. Depending on audience size, meetings will be held in either the Town Office or the adjacent old town house.

Multi-family project focus on Wednesday

CHINA — The Comprehensive Plan Implementation Committee continues work on standards for commercial and multi-family development at Wednesday’s meeting, scheduled for 6:30 p.m. in the Town Office meeting room.


Committee members welcome interested residents at all their meetings.

Waterville hunter found dead in Shirley

AUGUSTA — The Maine Warden Service says a hunter’s body has been found in the town of Shirley.

Officials say 54-year-old Dean Poulin of Waterville was hunting near Routes 6-15 on Saturday when he was separated from the rest of his hunting party.

When he failed to return at the end of the day, members of his party searched for him. Poulin’s body was located in a clear-cut in the area where he had been hunting. Officials say his death is believed to be the result of a medical incident. The Maine Medical Examiner’s Office will examine the body to confirm the cause of death.

Compiled from staff, wire reports

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