Registrar of Voters

Laurie L. Chadbourne
lchadbourne@bridgtonmaine.org

Deputy Registrar of Voters

Suzzanah Forsythe
sforsythe@bridgtonmaine.org

Samantha Eichel
seichel@bridgtonmaine.org

 

Election Clerks

Abbott, Sharon

Barter, Joyce

Bollen, Peter

Castleman-Ross, Carrye

Collins, D. Steve

Collins, Sandra

Curtis, Betsy

Day, Sean

Dean, Karen

Flaherty, Ursula

Forsythe, Suzzanah

Grigsby, Gregory

Hubka, Mary

Johnson, Ann

Jones, Jeffrey

Morris, Betsy

Mortenson, Peter

Murphy, Cynthia S.

Ordway, Laura

Rock, Susan

Ryan, Barbara

Simpson, Charles

Stockwell, Susan

Stoddard, Dorothy

Waterhouse, Nancy

Wilkinson, Claire

Wilkinson, Robert

Wiser, Marguerite A.

Wiser, Marita

Wiser, Rosemary

Yindra, Jan

NOVEMBER 3, 2020 ELECTION INFO

November 2020 Election

Absentee Ballot Request Form click here

November Schedule (for local ballot) click here

AUGUST 25, 2020 ELECTION INFO

August 2020 ELECTION

Notice to the Public:  Election must be by plurality vote.  Bernard N. King, Jr. and Paul A. Tworog each received the same number of votes as candidates for membership to the Board of Selectmen. The Town of Bridgton will be conducting a run-off election on Tuesday, August 25, 2020 where ballots will be cast for the two tied candidates.  The polls will be open from 8AM until 8PM at the Bridgton Town Hall located at 26 North High Street.  Absentee ballots will be made available 30 days prior to the vote.

Absentee Ballot Application click here

Sample Ballot click here

Please contact the Town Clerk’s Office at 207.647.8786 if you have any questions.

Special Town Meeting Warrant click here

AUGUST 11, 2020 SPECIAL TOWN MEETING

August 2020 Special Town Meeting

August 11, 2020 Special Town Meeting Results click here

Municipal Officers’ Notice of Public Hearing

The Municipal Officers of the Town of Bridgton will hold a Public Hearing at 5:00 P.M. on Tuesday, August 11, 2020 at the Bridgton Town Hall located at 26 North High Street in Bridgton to hear public comment on the following question that will be presented to the voters at a Special Town Meeting on Tuesday, August 11, 2020 at 6:00 P.M.:

 

(Affordable Housing TIF)   Shall the following vote be adopted:

 

Shall the voters of the Town of Bridgton, Maine designate an affordable housing development district to be known as the “15 Harrison Road Municipal Affordable Housing Development and Tax Increment Financing District” and adopt the Development Program for the District such designation and adoption to be pursuant to the following findings, terms and provisions?

 

WHEREAS, the Town of Bridgton (the “Town”) is authorized pursuant to Chapter 206,

Subchapter 3 of Title 30-A of the Maine Revised Statutes, as amended, to designate specified areas within the Town as Affordable Housing Development Districts and to adopt a development program for such Districts; and

 

WHEREAS, it has been proposed that the Town designate certain land located at 15 Harrison Road as the “15 Harrison Road Municipal Affordable Housing Development and Tax Increment Financing District” (the “District”) and adopt a development program for the District (the “Development Program”); and

 

WHEREAS, the Town has held a public hearing on the question of establishing the District

and adopting the Development Program, in accordance with the requirements of 30-A M.R.S.A.

Subsection 5250, upon at least ten (10) days prior notice published in the Portland Press Herald, a newspaper of general circulation within the Town; and

 

WHEREAS, it is expected that approval will be sought and obtained from the Maine State

Housing Authority (the Authority) approving the designation of the District and the adoption of the Development Program for the District; and

 

WHEREAS, at least 25% of the property within the District is suitable for residential use,

and in need of rehabilitation or redevelopment; and

 

NOW, THEREFORE BE IT HEREBY RESOLVED BY THE TOWN:

 

  1. The designation of the District and pursuit of the Development Program will create affordable, livable housing within the Town of Bridgton, and therefore constitutes a good and valid public purpose.

 

  1. Pursuant to Chapter 206, subchapter 3 of Title 30-A of the Maine Revised Statutes, as amended, the Town hereby designates the 15 Harrison Road Municipal Affordable Housing Development and Tax Increment Financing District as more particularly described in the documents presented to the Town Meeting in the form attached hereto.

 

  1. Pursuant to the provisions of 30-A M.R.S.A., Subsection 5250-A, the percentage of captured assessed value to be retained in accordance with the Development Program is to be established as set forth in the Development Program.

 

  1. The Town Manager be and is hereby authorized, empowered and directed to submit the proposed designation of the District and the proposed Development Program for the District to the Maine State Housing Authority for review and approval pursuant to the requirements of 30-A M.R.S.A. Chapter 206, subchapter 3.

 

  1. The Town Manager be and is hereby authorized and empowered at his discretion from time to time to make such revisions to the Development Program for the District as he/she deems reasonably necessary or convenient in order to facilitate the process of review and approval of the District by the Maine State Housing Authority, or for any other reason so long as such provisions are not inconsistent with these resolutions or the basic structure and intent of the Development Program.

 

  1. The foregoing designation of the District and the adoption of the Development Program shall automatically become final and shall take full force and effect upon receipt by the Town Board of Selectmen of approval of the designation of the District and adoption of the Development Program by the Maine State Housing Authority, without requirements of further action by the Town, the Board of Selectmen or any other party. Upon approval of the District and Development Program by Maine State Housing Authority, the Town Manager is further authorized to execute and deliver a Credit Enhancement Agreement between the Town and the owner of all land in the District in form and substance substantially identical to that attached as an exhibit to the Development Program.

 

  1. The Town Manager be and is hereby authorized to create a Municipal Project Cost Account, as contemplated by the Development Program in the name of and on behalf of the Town, such Account to be in such form and to contain such terms and provisions, not inconsistent with the Development Program and this Order, and a percentage of the proceeds of the Municipal Project Cost account, as specified in the Development Program, shall be used to defray operating expenses for eligible projects within the District, consistent with the Development Program. Said Development Program and Account to be reviewed and approved by the Town Solicitor or his/her designee.

 

  1. The Town Manager is authorized to file the yearly reports required by 30-A M.R.S.A. § 5250-E and otherwise to take all lawful actions required in the administration of the District and Development program.

 

For more information click links below:

August 11, 2020 Special Town Meeting Warrant

Maine State Housing Authority Application for Affordable Housing Tax Increment Financing

JULY 2020 ELECTION INFO

July 2020 ELECTION

Notice to the Public:  Election must be by plurality vote.  Bernard N. King, Jr. and Paul A. Tworog each received the same number of votes as candidates for membership to the Board of Selectmen. The Town of Bridgton will be conducting a run-off election on Tuesday, August 25, 2020 where ballots will be cast for the two tied candidates.  The polls will be open from 8AM until 8PM at the Bridgton Town Hall located at 26 North High Street.  Absentee ballots will be made available 30 days prior to the vote.

Town of Bridgton Election Results click here

State of Maine Election Results (Bridgton Only) click here

MSAD 61 Election Results (Bridgton Only) click here

Town Meeting Gazette 2020  click here

2020 Annual Town Meeting Warrant click here

20/21 Proposed Municipal Budget click here

SAMPLE BALLOTS:
State of Maine Sample Ballots click here
Town of Bridgton click here
MSAD #61 Sample Ballot click here  MSAD 61 Budget Information click here

July 14, 2020 Amendments to Bridgton Ordinances to Allow and Regulate Certain Marijuana Establishments click here

July 14, 2020 Housekeeping Amendments to the Bridgton Land Use Ordinance to Clarify Dimensional Requirements click here

MARCH 2020 PRIMARY INFO

March 2020 PRIMARY

Election Information:  click here

Official Results:  click here

NOVEMBER 2019 ELECTION INFO

November 5, 2019 ELECTION

Results: Click here for State Results       Click here for Municipal Results

Sample Ballots:  State  Municipal

Proposed Land Use Ordinance Amendments:  click here

Proposed Repeal of the Town of Bridgton Affordable Housing Ordinance:  click here

Proposed Town of Bridgton Adult Use Marijuana Ordinance (by Citizen’s Petition):  click here

JUNE 2019 ELECTION INFO

June 11, 2019 Annual Town Meeting

Annual Town Meeting Results:  click here

2019 Annual Town Meeting Warrant:  click here

Town Meeting Schedule: click here

MAY 2019 ELECTION INFO

May 21, 2019 MSAD 61 Referendum Election

Bridgton Results Only: click here 

Warrant and Notice of Election:  click here

MARCH 2019 ELECTION INFO

March 19, 2019 MSAD 61 Referendum Election

Warrant and Notice of Election:  click here

Sample Ballot: click here

Bridgton Results Only:  click here

NOVEMBER 2018 ELECTION INFO

November 6, 2018 State of Maine General and Referendum Election

State General and Refendum Election Results:  click here

Notice of Election:  click here

State General Election Sample Ballot:  click here

State Referenfum Election Sample Ballot:  click here

November 6, 2018 Special Town Meeting

Special Town Meeting Results:  click here

Town Meeting Warrant:  click here

Question 1. Shall an Ordinance entitled “Town of Bridgton Retail Medical Marijuana Caregiver Storefronts Ordinance” be enacted? view here

Question 2. Shall an Ordinance entitled “Town of Bridgton Sign Ordinance” be enacted? view here

Question 3. Shall an Ordinance entitled “Town of Bridgton Fire Protection and Life Safety Ordinance” be enacted? view here
NFPA 101 view here                          NFPA 1 view here

Sample Ballot:  click here

PRIOR ELECTION RESULTS

June 12 & 13, 2018 Annual Town Meeting & Election

Town Meeting Results:  click here

Town Meeting Warrant:  click here

June 12, 2018 State Primary & Referendum

Election Results: Click here

May 22, 2018 MSAD 61 School Budget Validation

Warrant and Notice of Election: view here

May 22, 2018 Election Results (Bridgton Only): view here

2017 November State Referendum Election

November 7, 2017 Official Results-BRIDGTON ONLY: view here

November 7, 2017 Sample Ballot: view here

2017 June Election Results

June 13, 2017 State of Maine Special Referendum Election Warrant:  view here

June 13, 2017 State Referendum (Bond issue) – Bridgton only: view here (related: State of Maine Treasurer’s Statement)

June 13 & 14, 2017 Annual Town Meeting Results: view here

June 13 Moratorium on retail marijuana establishments and social clubs: (passed – details in Town Meeting Results and full text here)

MSAD #61 Budget Referendum

May 30, 2017 Budget Validation Referendum Warrant And Results: view here.

2016 Elections

November 8, 2016 State General and Referendum Election Warrant & Results: view here

November 8, 2016 Special Town Meeting Warrant and Results: view here

June 14, 2016 State Primary Election Warrant and Results: view here

June 14-15, 2016 Annual Town Meeting Results: view here

June 14-15, 2016 Annual Town Meeting Warrant: view here

May 31, 2016 MSAD #61 Budget Referendum Election Warrant and Results: view here

April 12, 2016 MSAD #61 Referendum Election Warrant and Results: view here

2015 Elections

December 8, 2015 MSAD #61 Referendum Election Warrant and Results: view here

November 3, 2015 State General and Referendum Election Warrant & Results: view here

November 3, 2016 Special Town Meeting Results: view here

November 3, 2015 Special Town Meeting Warrant: view here

June 9-10, 2015 Annual Town Meeting Results: view here

June 9-10, 2015 Annual Town Meeting Warrant: view here

May 26, 2015 MSAD #61 Budget Referendum Election Warrant and Results: view here

2014 Elections

November 4, 2014 State General and Referendum Election Warrant and Results: view here

November 4, 2014 Special Town Meeting Warrant and Results: view here

June 10, 2014 State Primary Election Warrant and Results: view here

June 10-11, 2014 Annual Town Meeting Results: view here

June 10-11, 2014 Annual Town Meeting Warrant: view here

May 20, 2014 MSAD #61 Budget Referendum Election Warrant and Results: view here

2013 Elections

November  State Referendum Election Warrant and Results: view here

June  Annual Town Meeting Results: view here

June  Annual Town Meeting Warrant: view here

May 21, 2013 MSAD #61 Budget Referendum Election Warrant and Results: view here

Town Meeting Warrants & Results