Canaan, Maine

Wednesday, October 7, 2020, 6:00pm - Select Board Meeting at Canaan Town Office.

The Canaan Maine Fire Department is Actively Seeking Volunteers

Planning Board & Ordinances

Members of Planning Board

Chairman Paula Robinson 474-5754
Vice Chairman: Craig Heavey 474-6591
Secretary: Julie Santos 474-8976

Jeffrey Peterson

Sarah Gilman


KVCOG Representative: Garrett Buzzell   Alternate: Craig Heavey 474-6591

First Park Representative: Craig Heavey 474-6591  Alternate: Jeff Peterson


Town of Canaan Ordinance List

You can obtain a copy of any of the following ordinances by contacting members of the Canaan Planning Board or the Town Office.

Keep the following in mind when reviewing or taking action related to a given town ordinance:

  • Not all ordinances and applications on this site may be current, or up-to-date. If verification is needed, see the Town Clerk.
  • The listed ordinances are not certified by the Town Clerk. For a certified copy see the Town Clerk.
  • Fees are to be paid at the Town Office.
  • Applications are to be submitted at the Town Office.

These ordinances require permits.

These ordinances require no permits.

Click here to access a copy of the town's Comprehensive Plan.

Town Office Hours

Mon 8am-12pm; 1pm-4pm

Tue 8am-12pm; 1pm-4pm

Wed 11am-7pm

Thu 8am-12pm; 1pm-4pm

Fri 8am-12pm; 1pm-4pm

Holiday Closings

Important Phone Numbers

Town Office
(207) 474-8976
(207) 612-2037 (fax)


Town Clerk
(207) 474-8682


Public Library
(207) 474-2149


Post Office
(207) 474-3349