REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL-AUDITING SERVICES

INVITATION TO BID
REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS – AUDIT SERVICES
TOWN OF BRIDGTON
The Town of Bridgton is requesting proposals for annual auditing services for a (3) three-year contract
period beginning June 30, 2019. All bids are to be mailed to the Town of Bridgton, 3 Chase St., Suite 1,
Bridgton, ME, 04009, in a sealed envelope clearly marked “Bid: Request for Auditing Services – DO
NOT OPEN UNTIL MAY 10, 2019” and received by 2:00 PM on Friday, May 10, 2019. Faxed or emailed
bids will NOT be accepted, nor proposals received after that date and time. Bids will be opened @
2:00 PM on May 10, 2019, and formally awarded by the Town Manager by May 15, 2019.
A copy of the complete RFP and bid specifications may be obtained HERE or by contacting the Finance Officer at
finofficer@bridgtonmaine.org . The Town of Bridgton reserves the right to reject any and all bids and
is not required to accept the lowest bidder if determined to be in the best interest of the Town.

Proposed Ordinance Adoptions, Repeals, and Amendments

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

ON PROPOSED ORDINANCE ADOPTIONS, REPEALS, AND AMENDMENTS

30-A M.R.S. § 4352(9)

TOWN OF BRIDGTON PLANNING BOARD Thursday, April 4, 2019 6:00 PM 3 Chase Street, Bridgton, Maine

The Town of Bridgton Planning Board will hold a public hearing to consider adopting, repealing, or amending the following ordinances: Affordable Housing Local Preference Ordinance (repeal); Anti-Litter Ordinance (amend); Bicycle Ordinance (amend); CATV Ordinance (amend); Ordinance to Regulate Automobile Graveyards, Junkyards, and Automobile Recycling Businesses (amend); Ordinance for Adoption of the International Residential Code for One and Two-Family Dwellings (repeal); and Uniform Fee Ordinance (adopt). At the public hearing, the Planning Board will also consider amendments to a proposed Land Use Ordinance to permit and regulate medical marijuana establishments in the Outer Corridor District.

The public hearing will be held on Thursday, April 4, 2019 at 6:00 PM in the downstairs meeting room off Iredale Street in the Municipal Office Building located at 3 Chase Street in Bridgton.

All persons wishing to make comments or ask questions about the proposed ordinances are invited to attend the public hearing. Comments may also be submitted in writing, addressed to the Planning Board and delivered to the Town of Bridgton (3 Chase Street, Suite 1, Bridgton, ME 04009) prior to the public hearing. Copies of the proposed ordinances are available for viewing at the Bridgton Town Office during regular business hours and by clicking on the appropriate link below.

Finalized ordinance drafts:

Affordable Housing Local Preference Ordinance (repeal)

Anti-Litter Ordinance (amendment)

Bicycle Ordinance (amendment)

CATV Ordinance (amendment)

Ordinance to Regulate Automobile Graveyards, Junkyards, and Automobile Recycling Businesses (amendment)

Ordinance for Adoption of the International Residential Code for One and Two-Family Dwellings (repeal)

Uniform Fee Ordinance (adopt)

Amendments to the Town of Bridgton Land Use Ordinance To Permit and Regulate Medical Marijuana Establishments

Planning Board Public Hearing-Proposed Site Plan Review Amendments to include regulating Medical Marijuana Use

Proposed Site Plan Review Amendments to include regulating Medical Marijuana Use

Thursday

March 28, 2019

6:00p.m. to 9:00p.m.

Downstairs Meeting Room

Iredale Street entrance to the Municipal Building addressed at 3 Chase Street

 The Town of Bridgton Planning Board will hold a public hearing on the proposed Site Plan Review Ordinance amendments.  The hearing is on Thursday, March 28, 2019 at 6 PM in the downstairs meeting room off Iredale Street in the Municipal Office Building addressed at 3 Chase Street.

To view the proposed Site Plan Review amendments please click here.

Planning Board Public Hearing-Proposed Land Use Ordinance

Proposed Land Use Ordinance

Wednesday

March 20, 2019

6:00p.m. to 9:00p.m.

Downstairs Meeting Room

Iredale Street entrance to the Municipal Building addressed at 3 Chase Street

 The Town of Bridgton Planning Board will hold a public hearing on a proposed Land Use Zoning Ordinance.  The hearing is on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at 6 PM in the downstairs meeting room off Iredale Street in the Municipal Office Building addressed at 3 Chase Street.

To view the proposed Land Use Ordinance please click here.

Selectboard Meeting – Tuesday, March 12, 2019: Public Input on Resident Concerns – Tractor Trailer Trucks

NOTICE 

Neighborhood Resident’s Concerns – Tractor Trailer Trucks

The Board of Selectmen, having recently received comments and emails raising concerns regarding tractor trailers using the neighborhood roads of Church, Cottage, Walker, Fowler, and Gage Streets, welcomes public input at their next regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, March 12th, 2019 at 5:00p.m. in the downstairs meeting room off Iredale Street in the Municipal Office Building addressed at 3 Chase Street, Bridgton, ME  04009.

A recommendation has been made to post these side streets for no through trucks, so as to limit further damage to properties.  We value input from impacted businesses as well as concerned residents.

SIDEWALK SNOW REMOVAL

TOWN OF BRIDGTON

PUBLIC NOTICE

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RE: SIDEWALK SNOW REMOVAL

Due to unforeseen equipment issues, the Town of Bridgton is hereby notifying residents and business owners that the sidewalks may not be maintained during and immediately after the upcoming snow storms.

The Public Works Department will make every reasonable effort to maintain the sidewalks on Main Street from Pondicherry Square to Main Hill/Gage Street.

We thank you for your patience, understanding, and cooperation – this has been an exceptionally challenging winter for both our Public Works Department crew and the equipment they depend on to maintain public roadways and sidewalks.

Ordinance Review Committee Vacancy

Town of Bridgton
Ordinance Review Committee Vacancy

The Town of Bridgton is accepting applications for individuals to serve on the Ordinance Review Committee.  Interested Bridgton residents should submit a Committee Application to the Town of Bridgton, 3 Chase Street, Suite 1, Bridgton.

Applications are available at the Town Office and may be downloaded HERE.

BRIDGTON COMMUNITY “WARMING” CENTER

A warming center has been set up at the Bridgton Community Center, 15 Depot Street, Bridgton, beginning Tuesday, February 26, 2019 through Wednesday, February 27, 2019 open 9:00a.m. to 5:00p.m., for people to take refuge from the cold.

The Bridgton Community Center is a pet friendly facility.   For more information please call the Bridgton Community Center at 207-647-3116.

Planning Board Public Hearing-Proposed Land Use Ordinance

Proposed Land Use Ordinance

Wednesday

February 27, 2019

6:00p.m. to 9:00p.m.

Downstairs Meeting Room

Iredale Street entrance to the Municipal Building addressed at 3 Chase Street

 The Town of Bridgton Planning Board will hold a public hearing on a proposed Land Use Zoning Ordinance.  The hearing is on Wednesday, February 27, 2019 at 6 PM in the downstairs meeting room off Iredale Street in the Municipal Office Building addressed at 3 Chase Street.

To view the proposed Land Use Ordinance please click here.