News and Updates

12/29/2022: These beautiful calendars are available and may be purchased at the Town Office for $10 each.  The proceeds benefit the Town Hall Renovation Project.  These calendars make great gifts and would be a stunning addition to any home or office.  Get yours now while supplies last!!  
12/23/2022: Bowdoinham Fire/Rescue will be open 5-10pm tonight, December 23rd and will reopen 7am-4pm on December 24th.   Notice from Sagadahoc County Emergency Services: WARMING CENTER OPENINGS:
12/22/2022: 2022 Giving Tree Deadline was 12/19/2022, All 2022 deliveries and donations have been made as of 12/21/2022.
12/21/2022: The Town of Bowdoinham is currently seeking qualified applicants for the full-time position of Planning & Development Director.  This is a professional and administrative position responsible for the planning, development, and implementation of the Town’s planning, economic and community development goals and objectives.  This position works closely with the community, Town committees and community organizations to support Bowdoinham businesses, coordinate community events, create Town plans and manage projects.
51 Beechnut Ridge Lane
12/21/2022: Announcing Winners of Bowdoinham Light Decorating Contest, 2022: Congratulations to 26 Main Street, winner of "Best Decorations" category, and 51 Beechnut Ridge Lane, winner of "Facebook Favorite" category, and a big THANK YOU to all participants for helping to light up the season! 
12/14/2022: Looking for that last minute gift for those loved ones from away or your favorite hometown enthusiast? Look no further than your own Town Office.  We have a variety of Bowdoinham merchandise on sale: collector plates, cookbooks, totes, hats, tees and more.  Come visit us during regular business hours, do some shopping, say Hello, grab a candy cane for yourself and a sticker or two for the kids.   
2022 Town Office Closures
12/12/2022: This Holiday Season the Office will be closed for 1 hour on Dec. 21st 11:30-12:30. The Office will be closed all day on Monday December 23, Friday December 26  as well as Monday January 2nd. The Staff wishes you and your family a safe and happy Holiday.
12/02/2022: See website for updated event schedule 
12/01/2022: Light Decorating Contest Join us in decorating for our Holiday Lights Contest! It’s a perfect year to go look at holiday lights. This year, there will be $250 prizes each for two categories: best decorations, and Facebook favorite.
11/22/2022: The giving season is quickly approaching, and have started preparations here at the Town Office. If you would like to help bring some holiday cheer to our fellow residents all you need to do is choose a gift tag from the giving tree go starting November 28th. The gift tags will have all the pertinent information that is needed. We ask that you bring the unwrapped gift (along with the gift tag attached) back to the Town Office by Monday, December 19th.

We are Hiring:

The Town of Bowdoinham is currently seeking qualified applicants for an on-call snowplow operator. The successful candidate must hold a valid Maine CDL license and be able to work long hours and be available during all winter storms. Previous plowing experience preferred. Successful applicant must pass pre-employment drug and alcohol testing.  Wages are negotiable based on qualifications.

The Town of Bowdoinham is currently seeking qualified applicants for the full-time position of Public Works Driver/Operator.  This position is responsible for snow removal and sanding/salting operations, road, sidewalk and drainage construction and maintenance, park and cemetery maintenance, vehicle maintenance and other duties as assigned.  Preference will be given to applicants that hold a… more