Nomination Papers for 2021 Annual Town Meeting

Public Notice
 Nomination papers will made available on Friday, February 26, 2021 at the Town Clerk’s Office located at 3 Chase Street, Suite 1, in Bridgton for the following offices:
(2) Selectman/Assessor/Overseer of the Poor; 3-year term
(2) Planning Board Regular Member; 3-year term
(1) Planning Board Alternate Member; 3-year term
(1) Planning Board Alternate Member; 1-year term;
(2) MSAD #61 Director; 3-year term
(1) Water District Trustee; 3-year term
The nomination paper filing deadline is the close of business hours on April 9, 2021.

Notice of Public Hearing, March 9, 2021


Town of Bridgton, Maine

The Town of Bridgton Select Board will hold a Public Hearing at 6:00 P.M. on Tuesday March 9, 2021 via virtual meeting to accept oral and written comments on the proposed map amendment to the Land Use Ordinance. The proposed change will rezone 2 Cottage street known as Map 23 lot 0148 from the Downtown Village Neighborhood district to the Downtown Village Business I district.

Proposed map amendment can be viewed by clicking here , and a copy will be posted at the Town office.

Information on how to participate in the meeting will be published at least 24 hours in advance of the meeting.

Municipal Officers’ Notice of Public Hearing on Secret Ballot Referendum

The Municipal Officers of the Town of Bridgton will hold a Public Hearing at the Municipal Building located at 10 Iredale Street in Bridgton at 6:00 P.M. on October 13, 2020 to hear public comment on the following question that will be presented to the voters via referendum ballot on November 3, 2020:

Question 1. Shall the Town enact an ordinance entitled, “Amendments to Town of Bridgton Victualers Licensing Ordinance to Require Marijuana Establishments to Obtain a Local License”?


November Election Schedule

2019 November Election Schedule

Thursday, June 27th New policy by Board of Selectmen (adopted 4/23/2019): Non-citizen initiated referendum questions to be submitted to Board of Selectmen 2 months prior to deadline (state deadline: 8/27/2019).
Tuesday, August 27th ► Orders by Board of Selectmen for Placement of Referendum Questions on Ballot (last meeting prior to September 6th )

[MRS Title 30A § 2528.5]

Friday, September 6th ► Deadline for Voters to Submit Petitions for Placement on Referendum Ballot and/or Article on ATM Warrant (minimum 263 valid signatures required)

[MRS Title 30A § 2528.5]

Sunday, October 6th

Friday, October 4th

► Absentee Ballots (for November 6th Election) Available at Town Clerk’s Office

[MRS Title 21A § 752 / MRS Title 21A § 6]

Tuesday, October 22nd ► Board to Conduct Public Hearing on Referendum Questions

[MRS Title 30A § 2528.5]

Tuesday, November 5th

Polls Open 8AM – 8PM

► Election Day