News and Updates

Harward Family Cemetery
05/06/2022: Spring is here. Cemetery plans and ideas are springing up with the flowers. The committee did not meet during the winter due to holidays, low membership, and not much to meet about. Elaine Diaz and Linda Williams continued work on organizing cemetery records and information. As the snow has receded, Sam Tome, Cassie Hensley and Linda Williams have been collecting GPS coordinates for the cemeteries and we plan to use them to accurately map locations of all known burial grounds in Bowdoinham and some that border with Bowdoin and Richmond. We have three new members on the BCAC; P.J.
05/05/2022: The Bowdoinham Farmers' Market returns Saturday, June 11th to the Mailly Waterfront Park! Every Saturday from 8:30 to noon you'll find a cornucopia of delicious and beautiful provisions just a stroll down the hill from the blinking light.  Fresh baked bread, crisp organic veggies, grass fed meat, milk and cheese, tasty snacks, beautiful flowers, seedlings and fresh fruit.
05/05/2022: The Cathance Meadow Trail area will be getting a new, fresh look this spring thanks to a Volunteer Work Day.  The area, located on the 20+ acre town-owned parcel in the village, has gone through the steps of planning, design work, permitting, and preparation.  Now, with the help of volunteers, we can take the next step of making it hiker and dog friendly.
05/01/2022: The Select Board will hold a public hearing on May 10, 2022, at 6:30pm in the Kendall Meeting Room of the John C. Coombs Municipal Building at 13 School Street, Bowdoinham. To hear public comments on the proposed Town Meeting Warrant, including the:
02/18/2022: The Town of Bowdoinham seasonally posts Town roads in order to prevent damage from heavy truck traffic when the roads are "soft".  This occurs when the roads are partially thawed and the solid material under the road is wet.  With the recent warm weather and the forecast of above freezing temperatures for most of the extended ten day forecast, Town roads will be posted effective Friday, February 18th.   Please contact the Maine State Police for enforcement, 207-624-7076

We are Hiring:

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