News and Updates

12/01/2023 : Today is the kickoff of the Holiday Season festivities here in Bowdoinham.  Beginning with a visit from Santa to the Fire Dept at 5:30pm followed by the opening of the Guild of Artisans Holiday Sale at Merrymeeting  Hall and a Victorian Open House at the Nazarene Church.   There are lots of things to see and do this week like wreath making, cookie decorating, craft fair and the first annual Holiday Goodies Bake Off.  So pack up the family and head out to enjoy some creative expression, create some memories or dust off the secrete family cookbook and enter the bake off.  
Road Work Ahead
11/27/2023 : Many of you may have noticed our Public Work crews diligently working along Bowdoinham’s many roadsides cutting trees and removing vegetation. 
11/27/2023 : Just a friendly reminder to register your family friend before the end of the year.   You will need to bring a current rabies certificate. A late fee of $25 will be added to the registration fee after January 31, 2024.
11/21/2023 : Due to Thanksgiving being on Thursday, trash pick up will be on Saturday.
Thanksgiving Hours
11/20/2023 : The Town Office will be closing at noon on Wednesday Nov. 22nd reopening Monday Nov. 27th at 8:30 am for the Thanksgiving Holiday.  Due to the early closing on Wednesday the office will open at 8am on that day.  May you all have a safe and happy Thanksgiving.  
2012 GMC  Sierra
11/15/2023 : The Bowdoinham Water District is currently accepting bids on a 2012 GMC Sierra truck.   Bid forms need to be filled out and returned to the office at 331 Front Street, Richmond by noon on Nov. 22, 2023.The truck can be viewed a the Bowdoinham Town Office. 
11/15/2023 : The Select Board will hold a public hearing on:A renewal Marijuana Business License for Great Buds Farm for Marijuana Cultivation Facility at 112 Pond Road (R02-063-F).   
11/13/2023 : Maine Preservation will be taking your questions live this Thursday as guests of the popular Maine Calling program on Maine Public Radio.
11/06/2023 : The Select Board will hold a public hearing at their November 14, 2023 meeting at 6:30pm to hear public comment on the date and time for the Town Meeting for the Town's budget adoption.

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The Town of Bowdoinham is currently seeking qualified applicants for the part-time position of Harbor Master. This job involves the administration and enforcement of policies related to the harbor, channels, and associated public lands and structures.