Author: Dalton Man

WorkReady Instructor (Facilitator)

The Ashland Economic Development Committee is seeking an instructor (facilitator) to present the WorkReady Credential Training Course this fall through the Ashland Adult Education. The course is 60 hours and will be scheduled in this Fall’s adult courses offerings. The successful applicant must complete the online facilitator training to be hired. Details to apply are Read More …

Contractor Opportunity

Town of Ashland (AAEDC) Contract  Opportunity (If Funds Available) Economic Development Director Full time contract opportunity for a seasoned economic developer to assist the Ashland Area Economic Development Committee in developing the Machias River Industrial Park and other sites to attract and create new business investments and jobs.  The successful contractor must possess: Grant writing, Read More …

2017 Citizen of the Year Application

The 2017 Ashland Area Citizen of the Year Application is now available for download. All entries must be received by May 30, 2017.  See the application for details. This year’s reipient will be announced Friday night, June 30, at the town bandstand during the evening festivities of the Ashland Summer Fest.

Grant Funds

The Town of Ashland is pursuing a Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) application in the amount of $150,000 to complete a Façade Improvement Program. The purpose of the grant funds is to assist businesses in the downtown and surrounding area with a grant for exterior improvements, including signage, painting, siding, awnings, lighting, display windows and Read More …