Thanksgiving Closure

The Town Office and Transfer Station will be closed on Thursday, November 24th and Friday, November 25th in observance of Thanksgiving. We will reopen for regular business hours on Monday, November 28th. We apologize for any inconvenience and hope you have a wonderful holiday.

 

Continued Public Hearing- Camp Woodlands Appeal

Town of Bridgton

PUBLIC HEARING:

The Bridgton Appeals Board will conduct a Public Hearing at The Bridgton Town Office, Three Chase Street, Suite 1, Bridgton, Maine on Thursday December 1, 2022 beginning at 5:00p.m. to consider the following:

An Administrative Appeal filed by Alison Bailey, from the Bridgton Planning Board’s Decision dated July 5, 2022 of the Camp Woodlands/11 Camp Woodlands Rd application for a Subdivision, located at 11 Camp Woodlands Rd, Bridgton, Maine 04009, known as Bridgton Tax Map 6 Lot 40.

 

The application is available for viewing at the Bridgton Town Office by appointment only. All interested individuals are invited to attend at the above place and time to present any legal argument concerning the decision of the Planning Board.

Public Hearing- Variance Appeal

Town of Bridgton

PUBLIC HEARING:

The Bridgton Appeals Board will conduct a Public Hearing at The Bridgton Town Office, Three Chase Street, Suite 1, Bridgton, Maine on Thursday December 1, 2022 beginning at 5:00p.m. to consider the following:

A Variance Appeal filed by Jerome Guthro, located at Portland Rd, Bridgton, Maine 04009, known as Bridgton Tax Map 10 Lot 3-1 & 3-2.

 

The application is available for viewing at the Bridgton Town Office by appointment only. All interested individuals are invited to attend at the above place and time.

Parking Ban Notice

PUBLIC NOTICE

Beginning November 18, 2022 – April 15, 2023 no vehicle shall be parked on any public street or way from 11:00p.m. to 7:00a.m. as per MRSA 29A Section 2068-2069 and the Bridgton Traffic Ordinance adopted January 10, 1995 and amended August 27, 1996 and October 25, 2005.

A town-wide parking ban may be called for with notification.

Vehicles may be towed at owner’s expense.

Thank you for your cooperation,

Public Services Department

Town of Bridgton

Public Hearing- Mountain Road Condos

Town of Bridgton

The Planning Board for the Town of Bridgton will hold a Public Hearing at 6:30 P.M. on Tuesday, November 15, 2022 for Mountain Road Condos.

Agenda and instructions for Virtual Public Hearing will be posted at a later date.

Please direct any questions or make an appointment with Loralee Phillips, Administrative Assistant at lphillips@bridgtonmaine.org or 207-803-9952.

Town Clerks Office Closure Notice – November 8th, 2022

The Municipal office will be closed Tuesday, November 8th for staff administration of the election. We will resume regular business hours on Wednesday , November 9th.

Department Heads Available by Appointment:

Town Manager – Robert Peabody Jr – 207-803-9958

Deputy Town Manager- Georgiann Fleck- 207-803-9959

Code Enforcement Officer- Brenda Day- 207-803-9963

Community Development Director – Victoria Hill– 207-803-9956

Financial Director- Holly Heymann- 207-803-9957

Fire Chief- Glenn Garland- 207-803-9955

Police Chief – Phil Jones- 207-803-9976

Public Services- David Madsen- 207-803-9996

Recreation Director Gary Colello 207-647-1126

Town Clerk Laurie Chadbourne 207-803-9950

Thank you for your patience and understanding.

Absentee Ballots Now Available

November 8, 2022 General Election and Special Town Meeting

Application for Absentee Ballot click here
State of Maine Online Absentee Ballot Request Service click here

State of Maine Upcoming Election Information click here

Town of Bridgton Special Town Meeting Warrant click here
Town of Bridgton Municipal Election Sample Ballot click here


Question 1. Shall an ordinance entitled,  “Town of Bridgton Municipal Solid Waste Pay-Per-Bag Ordinance” be enacted?  Select Board Recommend a YES vote.
Question 2.  Shall an ordinance entitled, “Amendments to the Town of Bridgton Dog Control Ordinance,” be enacted?  Select Board Recommend a YES vote.
Question 3. “Shall an ordinance entitled, “Amendments to the Town of Bridgton Consumer Fireworks Use Ordinance,” be enacted?  Select Board Recommend a YES vote.
Question 4. Shall an ordinance entitled, “Amendments to Bridgton Land Use Code to Establish Standards for Solar Energy Facilities and Correct Miscellaneous Errors,” be enacted?  Select Board Recommend a YES vote.

Cemetery Winter Preparations

PUBLIC NOTICE

 

Cemeteries Notification

Please be advised that we have begun the process of cleaning up our cemetery grounds in preparation for the winter season.

As we ask annually, please make sure that all of your baskets, pots and flowers are removed from all town-maintained cemeteries.

If you have not already done so, please make sure these are removed by November 1st.

Thank you for your cooperation.

 

 

David Madsen

Public Services Director

Town of Bridgton

Annual Cemeteries Notification

Please be advised that we have begun the process of cleaning up our cemetery grounds in preparation for the winter season. As we ask annually, please make sure that all of your baskets, pots and flowers are removed from all town-maintained cemeteries. If you have not already done so, please make sure these are removed by November 1st.

 

Thank you for your cooperation.

David Madsen

Public Services Director Town of Bridgton

Home Energy Assistance Program Applications ** Updated**

Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) is Accepting Applications at Community Center (walk-in only)

October 19th 9:00 AM until 3:00 PM

October 26th 9:00 AM until 3:00 PM

MASK IS RECOMMENDED

 

Below is a list of documents that clients may need to have with them:

  • Government-issued photo ID for primary applicant (Driver’s license, State ID, EBT card w/photo, passport)
  • SSN cards for all household members (or SSN verification documents: W2, 1099 tax form, US military document)
  • Fuel vendor name and account #
  • Most recent CMP bill (at least first page – we need the acct#, service address and the graph of usage)
  • If an applicant is a CMP customer, the bill must be in the name of a household member in order to apply for any of the CMP low-income assistance programs.
  • If rent is subsidized rent, then we need the housing certification letter (HUD form 50058/5005959 or RD 3560-8) that is in effect on date of application
  • Proof of gross income for all household members: pay stubs for past 30 days or one month, SS award letter, pension benefit statement, and if self-employed then 2021 fed tax return, etc…
  • Proof of SNAP or TANF benefits

Home Energy Assistance Program Applications ** Rescheduled **

Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) is Accepting Applications at Community Center (walk-in only)

October 5th 9:00 AM until 3:00 PM

October 19th 9:00 AM until 3:00 PM

MASK IS RECOMMENDED

 

Below is a list of documents that clients may need to have with them:

  • Government-issued photo ID for primary applicant (Driver’s license, State ID, EBT card w/photo, passport)
  • SSN cards for all household members (or SSN verification documents: W2, 1099 tax form, US military document)
  • Fuel vendor name and account #
  • Most recent CMP bill (at least first page – we need the acct#, service address and the graph of usage)
  • If an applicant is a CMP customer, the bill must be in the name of a household member in order to apply for any of the CMP low-income assistance programs.
  • If rent is subsidized rent, then we need the housing certification letter (HUD form 50058/5005959 or RD 3560-8) that is in effect on date of application
  • Proof of gross income for all household members: pay stubs for past 30 days or one month, SS award letter, pension benefit statement, and if self-employed then 2021 fed tax return, etc…
  • Proof of SNAP or TANF benefits

MDEP Collection Event for Maine Residents

The Board of Pesticides Control is partnering with the Maine Department of Environmental Protect to offer a collection event for unwanted or obsolete pesticides for Maine Residents and family-owned farms free of charge. The next obsolete pesticide collection days will be held during October 2022, one day each in Presque Isle, Bangor, Augusta, and Portland. More details will be provided to applicants prior to the event, including dates, times, drop-off locations/directions, and paperwork necessary for transport.

Pre-registration is required by September 26 to participate, drop-ins are not permitted.

For more details about how to apply and registration forms, visit

https://www.maine.gov/dacf/php/pesticides/public/obsolete_pesticide_collection.shtml

You can also email pesticides@maine.gov, or call 207-287-2731

Bi-Weekly Wastewater Collection System Upgrade Notice

Crews will be working on Sewer Main Work on South High Street.

Crews will be Paving on 302, Nulty Street, Park Street, Hillcrest Avenue, and the road into the Wastewater Transfer Facility.

Crews will be working on Water Main Line Services on Kennard Street.

Crews will be working on the sidewalk construction on Iredale and Chase Street.

Apex is continuing their work on the Wastewater Treatment Facility and Site.

 

Click here to view the PDF Version of Map Updates for 09.05-09.16