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01/01/2021: Recycling will be closed Saturday, January 2nd, due to incoming winter storm. We will reopen on Thursday, January 7th, from 8am to 4pm. Dont forget! You can sign up to receive text alerts on the town website at https://www.bowdoinham.com/form/sign-up-for-alerts Happy New Year!
12/28/2020: State Law requires all dogs six months and older to be licensed by January 1st, however there is a grace period to January 31st  before a late fee is incurred.     Neutered/Spayed Dog - $6.00 Not Neutered Dog - $11.00 After January 31st there is a $25.00 late fee.  
12/21/2020: December 24th Trash will be picked up on Christmas Eve Recycling will be closed on Christmas Eve   December 31st Trash will be picked up on New Year's Eve
12/15/2020: The Bowdoinham Fire and rescue department will be distributing 5-gallon buckets of winter sand again. This program is for those residents that cannot pick up their own sand from the courtesy sand pile located by the yellow building at the old public works facility (8 River Rd).
12/11/2020: Voting is now open for the 2020 Holiday Lights Contest! Check out the voting boxes around town or vote online.
12/08/2020: We are happy to announce that our Recycling Program will be reopening Thursday, December 10th, at the Public Works Facility, 121 Pond Road.  We will be offering Recycling Drop-off for the following items:
Buy Local, Buy Bowdoinham for the Holidays
12/05/2020:    Think outside the box this Holiday Season!
12/04/2020: Victorian Christmas Open House and Memory Tree at the Bowdoinham Nazarene Church has been postponed from this Saturday (5th) to Sunday, December 6th, from 1-6pm (weather and electricity permitting). We will also be posting pictures on our FB page, in addition to giving people an opportunity to have someone's name added to Memory Tree without having to come in person. Our prayers for many Christmas blessings are with you!
12/03/2020: We are working diligently to temporarily resume recycling operations at the Public Works facility on Pond Road. Unfortunately, due to delays in permitting, we are still waiting for approval to open.

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The Town of Bowdoinham is currently seeking qualified applicants for the position of part-time Assistant Town Clerk/Assistant Tax Collector at the Town Office.  This position is for approximately 30 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.