News and Updates

09/07/2021: The Town is looking to hire a design consultant to design the Town’s recycling facility within the existing Recycling Barn.   The Town’s goal is to have a Town’s recycling program and facility that is safe, secure, and meets ADA, life safety, building code and operational requirements. 
09/07/2021: On Saturday, September 11th, 2021: -The Skatepark will be closed for the Zucchini Races! -Mailly Waterfront Park and lower Main Street (next to the pub and Lodge Building) will be closed to all unauthorized vehicular traffic. -The parade route will be closed 10am to 11am: Fire Station (Post Rd) to Main St; down Main St to River Rd; then River Rd to Ridge Rd to Cemetery Rd to Center St; back to Fire Station.
08/30/2021: Municipal Election Nomination Papers Due Friday, September 3rd by 4pm!  
08/19/2021: The Bowdoinham Community Development Initiative (BCDI) has launched a new website for linking farmland owners and aspiring farmers in the town of Bowdoinham. The website is part of a larger Farmland Inventory Project aiming to help map the availability of farmland in town (current use, use restrictions, etc.) and identify and support landowners interested in making their land available for farming.   
08/17/2021: The Town has received a notice from MDOT that bridge work on the Brooklyn Bridge over the Cathance River will begin on 8/26/202. State Route 24 will be reduced to one lane of alternating traffic using temporary traffic lights for approximately 5 weeks. Vertical clearance will be reduced to 13'.6".
08/10/2021: Lucas Striping will be painting the center lines on Fisher Rd, Millay Rd, Center St, Browns Point, and Ridge Rd this afternoon. Please drive with care and mind the wet paint.
08/02/2021:   REQUEST FOR QUOTATION   The Town of Bowdoinham is conducting a competitive bid process for the Fire Station Paving project. The Town of Bowdoinham shall accept sealed bids at the following location until 10:00 a.m. on August 24, 2021.            TO:      Nicole Briand, Town Manager Town of Bowdoinham 13 School Street Bowdoinham, Maine 04008                  
07/08/2021: If you have previously participated in the Tax Club you should have received a form in the mail. If you are new to the program please print out and fill in the form below and turn in to the office by July 31st. Forms may also be picked up from the Town Office.
07/07/2021: Maine Department of Transportation (MDOT) has contracted to have the Brooklyn Bridge that crosses the Cathance River repainted. The work is expected to begin the first week of August and last 3-4 weeks. Traffic will be restricted to one lane with stoplights on either side. Boat traffic may also be semi-restricted due to painting platforms installed below the bridge. Please drive with care as the workers revitalize this Bowdoinham landmark! More information can be found here:
07/07/2021: Municipal Election Nomination Papers Due Friday, September 3rd by 4pm!  

We are Hiring:

The Town of Bowdoinham is currently seeking qualified applicants for the position of assistant town clerk/assistant tax collector at the Town Office. This position is for approximately 32 hours per week and will be responsible for collecting taxes and fees, issuing licenses, permits and motor vehicle registrations as well as other office duties.

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The Town of Bowdoinham is currently seeking qualified applicants for the full-time position of Code Enforcement Officer and Local Plumbing Inspector.