News and Updates
03/08/2019: We gather Monday mornings from 9-12 to continue to make Merrymeeting Hall ready for use. All are welcome. Just stop by and take a look at what is going on. Though it will be unfinished, we would love to to have Merrymeeting Hall open in mid-late March. To help out or inquire about using Merrymeeting Hall, please contact
03/08/2019: The Clothes Closet will be opening again on Wednesdays from 3:30 to 6pm beginning March 13th. We will have spring and summer clothes out. Donations of clean clothes in good condition can be dropped off during those hours. Anyone is welcome to “shop” at the Clothes Closet. The clothes are free, but donations are welcome and help with expenses. The Clothes Closet is located at the Nazarene church on the corner of School and Main Streets (7 School St.).
03/08/2019: We are so excited for our second season at Peary’s Garden to begin! We’re taking applications—come join your neighbors and grow your own food and flowers this year in Bowdoinham’s community garden, located on Sadie Lane (behind the Farm Cart).
02/05/2019: After many months of planning and work, the Town is pleased to launch its new website. There are some new features that you may enjoy, including a link to reserve a meeting room at the Coombs Municipal Building or to rent the Town Hall and Gazebo at the Mailly Waterfront Park and a "Weekly Digest" of new announcements and events that you can sign up to receive by email. Every part of the website is new and revised in hopes that you will fin the information you are looking for easier and faster.
01/10/2019: We are once again recycling glass and all plastics numbered 1 through 7. If using curbside pick up, please separate your items in accordance with the recycling guidelines. Remember not all plastics are recyclable, if it does not have a number it cannot be recycled.
01/10/2019: State Law requires all dogs six months and older to be licensed by January 1st, however there is a grace period of January 31st before a late fee is incurred. Neutered/Spayed Dog - $6.00 Not Neutered Dog - $11.00
05/09/2018: This summer canoe and kayak storage racks will be available at Mailly Waterfront Park for this summer's boating season. Space on the racks would be available in May and will end on November 1. Applications will be accepted by mail or in person on a first come, first served basis.