Board of Selectmen


  • Meets 1st and 3rd Monday of the month, 6:00 PM.

At least 3 members of the board shall constitute a quorum for voting purposes. Members of the public are welcome and encouraged to attend the meetings of the Board of Selectmen. Citizens will be provided with the opportunity to address the Selectpersons on topics that are listed on the meeting agenda.


The Board of Selectmen serve as the governing body of the Town of Rangeley. The Board of Selectmen are the municipal officers of the town and have the authority to set policies, establish ordinances for the town code, set the long-term goals and direction for the provision of municipal services, and review and authorize budgetary expenditures and other appropriations deemed necessary for municipal services.

Agendas & Minutes:

Agendas are available prior to the meetings and minutes are available following approval. View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes


The Board of Selectmen consists of 5 members elected by the voters of the town of Rangeley at the regular annual election held in June. Each term for a Selectmen is 3 years beginning July 1 and ending June 30.

  • Ethna Thompson - Chairman:
     Term Ends June 30, 2024
  • Ethan Shaffer - Vice-Chairman:
     Term Ends June 30, 2025
  • Wendyll Caisse
     Term Ends June 30, 2026
  • James Jannace
     Term Ends June 30, 2026
  • Samantha White
     Term Ends June 30, 2025


Members of the Board of Selectmen do not hold office hours during the day. Any inquiries, concerns, or issues can be addressed to the Administrative Assistant by email or by phone at 207-864-3326.

Rangeley Town Office
15 School Street
Rangeley, ME 04970