Location: Remote Access – Live Webinar via ZOOM
Cost: MTCCA Member: $60; Non-Member: $80
Presenters: Kim McLaughlin, Town Clerk, Town of Old Orchard Beach; Kathy Jones, City Clerk, City of Portland; Shelly Crosby, Town Clerk, Town of Orono
Dates: Two 3.5-hour sessions – Tuesday, June 22, 2021 & Wednesday, June 23, 2021
**PARTICIPANTS MUST ATTEND BOTH DAYS IN THEIR ENTIRETY TO RECEIVE FULL CERTIFICATION CREDIT FOR THE COURSE**
This 2-part webinar is designed to familiarize newly elected and appointed municipal clerks with their duties and responsibilities for this very important municipal office. Information will be provided to clerks from both small and large communities. Topics to be reviewed and discussed include: dog licensing, hunting, processing birth, marriage and death certificates, Election procedures such as preparing nomination papers, warrants, handling voter registration, conducting absentee voting and more; preparing meeting minutes and agendas, information on ordinances, conducting public hearings and administrating oaths of office, managing the appointments to the various town boards and committees and state monthly reporting procedures and more. A question and answer period will follow the session.
(Please Note: This workshop covers only the basics of each topic listed above.)
*Registrants will receive their Zoom registration, including meeting details and the link to access the webinar, no later than 24 hours in advance.
Cancellation notification must be provided in writing at least 3 business days before the session begins in order to avoid a financial penalty. Cancellations received within that 3 day window will be charged a $15 cancellation fee. Please visit http://www.memun.org/TrainingResources/WorkshopsTraining/Cancellations.aspx or email email@example.com to cancel. If you have any questions please contact the Educational Services Office at (800) 452-8786 or (207) 623-8428.