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04/01/2020: All Bureau of Motor Vehicles Branch Offices Closed to the Public Effective Tuesday, March 17, all of the Bureau of Motor Vehicles' offices will be closed to the public until further notice, to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 virus in Maine.  All of the Bureau of Motor Vehicles' Mobile Unit visits are also suspended until further notice.  
04/01/2020: Attached is a slide deck of what is required because once you start it you cannot save, you must finish the entire application.  If the business has the sales and expense info for the previous 12 months, the entire app shouldn’t take more than 30 minutes.  Even if a business doesn't get or want the loan, one could still be eligible for the $10K grant portion (they call it forgivable).
03/25/2020: As a result of the COVID19 State of Emergency the Bowdoinham Town Office and municipal buildings are closed to the public.  While our Municipal Office is closed to the public, all Planning Board and CEO applications and application materials must be mailed to the Town Office at 13 School St, Bowdoinham, ME  04008.  Planning Board applications should be mailed to the attention of Nicole Briand and CEO applications should be mailed to the attention of Darren Carey.  In addition, for Site Plan Review, Subdivision, Shoreland Zoning and Floodplain Management permit applications, an electronic co
03/25/2020: Good morning Bowdoinham , The Recycle Barn will remain closed for the foreseeable future. Please do NOT drop off materials in the yard while we are not open.  It creates a public health issue and is considered littering. Trash and recycling curbside pick up will continue as scheduled on Thursday mornings starting at 6am. Trash tags and recycle bags are available and can be purchased at the Bowdoinham hardware store.
03/21/2020: As a result of the COVID19 State of Emergency the Bowdoinham Town Office and municipal buildings will remain closed indefinitely.  The Town Manager and Board of Selectmen will continue to monitor the situation.  Further announcements will be posted as necessary.  In the meantime, follow the precautions from the Center for Disease Control and stay safe and healthy.  
03/20/2020: Public will have remote access to Selectmen’s meeting due to safety concerns  
03/17/2020: Bowdoinham Public Library The library will not be open hours due to the Municipal Building being closed.  During this closure, the Library has placed a little Library outside.  One shelf of clean books to browse and borrow and one shelf of clean library books for folks who have specifically reserved them by email.  Please email bowdoinham@gmail.com with your titles or requests. Merrymeeting Arts Center
03/17/2020: Maine.gov's Citizen Alert System has been established as a way for Maine state government to keep the public informed about events that may impact public health or safety. Information issued through the Maine.gov Citizen Alert System is provided directly from authorized state government officials.