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07/30/2020: The Town is currently seeking nomi- nations for Citizen of the Year. The criteria for this award are as follows: • The Citizen of the Year award recipient shall be an outstanding individual recognized for their impact on the lives of Bowdoinham citizens, a special individual who shows dedication and spirit beyond what is considered regular duty. • The following characteristics will be considered: present activities, previous activities, charitable/philanthropic efforts, improvement in the quality of life for Bowdoinham residents, and commitment to the community.
07/30/2020: The Town of Bowdoinham now offers a “Tax Club Plan” that allows property owners to pay their annual property tax bill in monthly installments without incurring interest. This plan was first authorized by a vote at the town meeting in June 2014. To be eligible to participate in this plan, the property owner must be current with their property taxes, must enroll no later than August 14, 2020 and must abide by the requirements of the plan.
07/21/2020:   The Bowdoinham Public Works Department will be replacing several long culverts on Dingley Road on Thursday and Friday (7/23 & 7/24) of this week.  Due to the length of the culverts the road will have to be closed to through traffic between the hours of 7:30 AM to 2:00 PM.  There are access roads on each side of the construction so people will be able to get in and out unrestricted.  Thank you for your patience.
07/08/2020: We plan to start on Monday, August 3rd installing the smaller 18” culvert.  We anticipate a couple of days to get this culvert in.  We will set up message boards on the previous Monday, July 27th on either side of the project, one on route 24 in Bowdoinham and the other at route 197 in Richmond.  This will be to inform commuters of anticipated road closures throughout the project. 
06/19/2020: INVITATION TO BID   DATE: June 19, 2020

We are Hiring:

The Town of Bowdoinham is accepting applications for an on call snow plow operator. The successful candidate must hold a valid Maine class B or C license. Also must be able to work long hours and be available during all winter storms. Applicant must submit to pre- employment drug and alcohol testing. Previous Plowing Experience preferred. Salary negotiable D.O.Q.   

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 30 hours per week and will be responsible for collecting taxes and fees as well as issuing license, permits and motor vehicle registrations as well as other office duties.