News and Updates
07/08/2020: We plan to start on Monday, August 3rd installing the smaller 18” culvert. We anticipate a couple of days to get this culvert in. We will set up message boards on the previous Monday, July 27th on either side of the project, one on route 24 in Bowdoinham and the other at route 197 in Richmond. This will be to inform commuters of anticipated road closures throughout the project.
06/19/2020: INVITATION TO BID DATE: June 19, 2020
06/10/2020: Apple Creek Farm Offering: The farm is a MOFGA certified organic farm. They offer grass-fed beef, pasture-raised chicken, eggs, grass-fed goat & lamb and pasture-raised turkeys. Value-added products include chicken liver pate, and bone broths. They also sell sheepskins and cashmere goat hides.
06/09/2020: Please join us along the parade route to celebrate the Class of 2020 Seniors who attended our Bowdoinham Community School as they are escorted through town by the Bowdoinham Fire Department. Spectators are asked to practice social distancing and to be mindful to not block the view of those who may choose to spectate from their vehicles. Date: Friday, June 12, 2020 (rain date June 13th) Time: 5:00pm Parade loop: Bowdoinham village loop starting at the Bowdoinham Community School via Cemetery Rd., Center St., Main St., River Rd., Ridge Rd.
06/09/2020: All the fiber is on the poles, splicing and drop wires are completed to many households, and LCI technicians are “lighting up” homes in Bowdoinham as quickly as they can. As of June 12 approximately 50 new Bowdoinham subscribers will be surfing the web, streaming video, participating in Zoom/Skype video conferences, and generally downloading and uploading to their hearts content on their 50 Mbps or 100 Mbps fiber optic internet connection.
06/08/2020: Barn hours of operation: Thursdays - 8am to 4pm Saturdays - Closed We will be open to receive the following items: Magazines/newspapers Deposit bottles/can Mixed paper Mixed recyclables Food waste Metal Household paints Household hazardous waste Fluorescent bulbs Cardboard (breakdown boxes before entering) We will NOT be accepting furniture/mattresses or any other bulky waste at this time. The Thrift area/library will remain closed.
06/04/2020: Effective June 4th trash tags will be required once again for curbside trash disposal. Trash tags can be purchased at the Bowdoinham Hardware store or by mail order through the town office and soon at the Recycle Barn. We are very close to opening the barn to the public with a modified schedule and policy keeping with CDC Covid19 guidelines. Stay safe and we will see you soon. Details coming soon. Barn Staff