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Section 1.00    Incorporation

        The Inhabitants of the Town of Buxton, Maine, within the limits as now established or as hereafter established in the manner provided by law, shall be a municipal corporation by the name of Town of Buxton, Maine.
Section 1.01    General Grant And Exercise Of Power

        The Town shall have, exercise and enjoy all the rights, immunities, powers, privileges and franchises, and shall be subject to all the duties, liabilities and obligations provided for herein, or otherwise pertaining to or incumbent upon the Town as a municipal corporation under the Constitution and Laws of Maine. The powers of the Town under this Charter shall be construed liberally in favor of the Town to the end that the Town shall have all the powers necessary or convenient for the conduct of its municipal affairs, and failure to mention any particular powers in the Charter shall not be construed to exclude or limit in any way the general power stated in this article.

        The Town may exercise any of its powers or perform any of its functions and may participate in the financing thereof, jointly or in cooperation, by contract or otherwise, with any one or more states or civil divisions or agencies thereof; or of the United States or agencies thereof to the extent permitted by law.
Section 1.02    Separability

                If any provision of this Charter is held to be invalid by any court of competent jurisdiction, such decision shall not affect the validity of any of the remaining provisions of this Charter.

Town of Buxton
  185 Portland Road, Buxton, ME 04093 (207) 929-5191
Town Office Hours: Mon, Tues, Thur, Fri 8:30am to 4:30pm & Wed: 11:30am - 7:30pm
For departmental office hours please visit that department's home page.