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Conlogue Says He Resigned From Town Manager Position Under Pressure

| April 15, 2014

Cut way too short – that’s how Gene Conlogue describes his time as Houlton’s town manager. A position he held for a year and a half. “I had planned to finish my public management career in Houlton. I think I did a great job there. I think I had supportive staff, I certainly had good […]

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Council Accepts Conlogue’s Resignation, Appoints Police Chief as Interim Town Manager

| April 14, 2014

Gene Conlogue is no longer the town manager in Houlton. On Monday night, the town council voted to accept his resignation, effective immediately. “It kind of surprised me, he was a real honest person,” said Phil Bernaiche of Houlton. Conlogue wrote a letter of resignation to the town councilors dated on Monday that stated it […]

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Houlton Water and Sewer Expansion Project Near Completion

| September 3, 2013

It’s lasted all summer – but crews in Houlton are in the final stages of extending the water and sewer lines on the North Road. Greg Sherman, Assistant General Manager at the Houlton Water Company says, “we have some paving and some looming that need to be done – some looming, there’s some fencing that […]

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Town Manager Discusses Houlton Property Tax Increase

| July 30, 2013

A recent rise in property taxes has folks in Houlton unhappy. News Source 8’s Katie Zarrilli sat down with the town manager today — who explains why the increase happened.

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Houlton Town Manager to Meet with MDOT about Visitor Center

| January 23, 2013

Houlton’s Town Manager is requesting a meeting with Maine’s Department of Transportation. Gene Conlogue wants to discuss the funding for Houlton’s Visitor Information Center and Rest area. The town has owned the facility since 2011 and is now looking for some alternate ways for its funding. News Source 8’s Katie Zarrilli spoke with Conlogue Wednesday […]

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