A Project which was begun under the direction of the Hancock County Commissioners and designed to bring Broadband access to Fletchers Landing Township was completed in the summer of 2016. After a lengthy review of providers that could provide the desired services at the most efficient cost, the County Commissioners negotiated and entered into an agreement with Fairpoint Communications to bring broadband service to Fletcher's Landing Township.
ELLSWORTH — The Hancock County Budget Advisory Committee Nov. 4 approved a proposed jail budget for FY 2016 that has a $62,655 shortfall.
ELLSWORTH — Hancock County’s foray with Chief Financial Officer Phil Roy has ended and the statutory rights of County Treasurer Janice Eldridge have been restored to her.
ELLSWORTH — The Hancock County Commissioners intend to reorganize the financial affairs office
ELLSWORTH — Three new senior county officials took office last week. They’re all familiar faces, but their titles are new.
County Clerk Cynthia DePrenger swore in Sheriff Scott Kane and District Attorney Matt Foster on New Year’s Day before a packed Hancock County Superior Court room. On Friday, she swore in new Probate Judge William Blaisdell IV.
All the new officials had family and friends in attendance.
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