News and Updates
09/09/2021: Click Here for the latest issue of The Bowdoinham News or look for it in the mail! For previous Issues check out our newsletter archive by clicking here
09/09/2021: We will be holding a Bulky waste day on October 2nd from 8:00 am to 2:00pm at the Public Works facility located at 121 Pond rd. The following items will be accepted on this day for a fee. Freon Collection $14/item regardless of size (Fridge, Dehumidifier, A/C, etc.) Box spring/Mattress each piece: Twin $5.00 Full $7.00 Queen $8.00 King $10.00
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.
09/01/2021: The Town is accepting bids for the purchase of 6 wooden docks that are currently located at the former Public Works property. The older, wooden docks, measure 6 by 16 feet.
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