LePage’s ‘Capitol for a Day’ to land in Ellsworth this Thursday

Posted Nov. 08, 2011, at 6:56 p.m.

ELLSWORTH, Maine — Gov. Paul LePage and other members of his Cabinet will answer questions from the public during a town hall-style meeting this Thursday evening in Ellsworth.

LePage is visiting Hancock County on the 10th stop of his “Capitol for a Day” tour around the state, which started in February.

The governor is scheduled to visit several businesses and institutions on Thursday, including the Verso Paper mill in Bucksport, Hinckley Yachts in Trenton and Maine Maritime Academy in Castine.

He then will hold a town hall meeting at Ellsworth Middle School from 6 to 7:30 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. Several commissioners as well as Treasurer Bruce Poliquin are expected to participate.