Public comment is an essential part of any local government meeting. It is an opportunity for members of the public to inform the governing body about their views. Whereas Auburn City Hall is currently closed to the public (due to precautions in place to fight the spread of COVID-19) and residents are unable to attend City Council meetings in person, we encourage residents to use one of the following methods to provide public comment. Please be sure to include your name and address, along with your comment, whichever method you use.
Send an email to COMMENTS@AUBURNMAINE.GOV (your comments will be included in the meeting minutes
Use the ELECTRONIC FORM provided on our website or
Participate in the meeting via "ZOOM" [details below]
ZOOM PARTICIPATION FOR PUBLIC COMMENT:
For the foreseeable future, Auburn City Council workshops and meetings will be conducted remotely using “Zoom.” The meetings will be broadcast as usual on Great Falls TV (cable channel 1302) and on the City of Auburn YouTube channel.
If you wish to offer public comment during a meeting, you can “attend” the meeting via Zoom and speak during the public comment session. The Zoom link for each meeting will be provided in that meeting's agenda.
To participate in the APRIL 6, 2020 meeting, please register in advance by using the following link: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_ZrTSxtauRgOcJa__KBlEYw
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. If you wish to speak, simply click “Raise Hand” in the webinar controls. You will be notified when it is your turn to speak. Be sure to “Unmute” yourself and speak clearly. All participants will be able to hear you. Video will not be enabled for parties offering public comments.
For details and Council meeting agendas and minutes, visit: http://www.auburnmaine.gov/Pages/Government/City-Council