Holiday Recycling

‘Tis the season for wrapping paper, packaging, wreaths and trees.  Do you know where it all goes?  

Holiday trees, garlands, and wreaths – free of tinsel please! – may be disposed of at the Public Works Garage on Willett Rd.  For your convenience there is an area marked near the sand box at the east/lower entrance of the parking lot.

Please remember that wrapping paper IS recyclable, but bubble wrap and styrofoam packaging is NOT.

For more recycling tips please visit EcoMaine

Town of Bridgton Transfer Station is open T’s and S’s = Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday, and Sunday from 7:00AM – 5:00PM.  For more information, please visit https://bridgtonmaine.org/trash-recycling/ or call 207-647-8276.

Overnight Parking

REMINDER: From November 15, 2018 – April 15, 2019 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.

Notice of Community Development Grant Fund Availability

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Notice of Community Development Grant Fund Availability
Call for Applications
Please be advised the Town of Bridgton is soliciting applications for the TOWN OF BRIDGTON MAINE & CUMBERLAND COUNTY COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT CDBG PROGRAM for FFY 2019. Applications are due January 21, 2019 on or before 4 PM. Applications shall fall under the following types of projects/programs: Public Service, Public Infrastructure/Facility, Housing, Downtown Revitalization, or Economic Development. Applications must meet one of 2 national objectives: serving those with low/moderate income or for the elimination of slum and blight. Applications will be reviewed by staff and forwarded to the Community Development Committee for a recommendation and then forwarded to the Select Board for approval. It is not known as o. For Infrastructure project applications click here. For Public Service applications click here. Applicants are required to attend one MANDATORY “workshop” with Community Development staff to review requirements and project eligibility. There will be two opportunities with 2 different time slots to attend a workshop:
Tuesday December 18, 2018 at 10:30 AM or Wednesday December 19, 2019 at 2:00 PM. Other questions may be directed to Brenda Day, Administrative Assistant at the town office (207-803-9963.)

BRIDGTON COMMUNITY “WARMING” CENTER

A warming center has been set up at the Bridgton Community Center, 15 Depot Street, Bridgton, beginning Wednesday, November 28, 2018 through Thursday, November 29, 2018 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.

Notice Public Hearing and Intent to File a Waste Discharge Permit Modification – Tuesday, December 11, 2018

NOTICE OF A PUBLIC HEARING

AND INTENT TO FILE A WASTE DISCHARGE PERMIT MODIFICATION

December 11, 2018

5:30PM

Downstairs Meeting Room

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

 

The Municipal Officers of the Town of Bridgton will hold a Public Hearing at 5:30p.m. Tuesday, December 11, 2018 in the Downstairs Meeting Room located at 10 Iredale Street in Bridgton, Maine to take both written and oral comments regarding the Town’s intent to file a wastewater discharge permit modification application with the Maine Department of Environmental Protection (“MDEP”).

The Town in compliance with 38MRSA has notified the abutters of the proposed public hearing and filing.

A copy of the application will be made available for public inspection at the Town Office during regular business hours Monday through Friday from 8:00a.m. to 4:00p.m.  The Town intends on submitting the application to MDEP the week of December 17, 2018.

Notice of a Public Hearing – Saunders Mills LLC December 12, 2018

Town of Bridgton

Planning Board – Public Hearing

Saunders Mills, LLC

December 12, 2018 – 6:00 p.m.

Downstairs Meeting Room, Iredale Street entrance to the Municipal Building addressed at 3 Chase Street

 

The Bridgton Planning Board will conduct a Public Hearing on Wednesday, December 12, 2018, beginning at 6:00 p.m. in the downstairs meeting room off Iredale Street in the Municipal Building addressed at Three Chase Street, Suite 1, Bridgton, Maine to consider the following application: Hotel Bridgton Submitted by Saunders Mills, LLC, 12 Bacon St., Bridgton, Maine 04009, Map 22 Lot 85, 86, 70

 

The application is available for viewing at the Bridgton Town Office Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m., to 4:00 p.m. All interested individuals are invited to attend at the above place and time to present any comments. The Board reserves the right to conduct any other routine business as necessary.

NOTICE TO PERSON(S) PLOWING DRIVEWAYS WITHIN THE LIMITS OF THE TOWN OF BRIDGTON, MAINE

Warning is hereby given that no person or persons shall plow, shovel or otherwise deposit snow, or cause the same to be done, into the limits of any traveled public way within the Town of Bridgton.

It is permissible to plow the snow bank left by the street plow directly in front of a driveway to each side of the driveway onto the snow bank.

Pursuant to MRSA 17A, Section 505, “Placing Obstructions on a Traveled Road” and MRSA 29A Section 2396 “Snow, a person may not place and allow to remain on a public way snow or slush that has not accumulated there naturally”. Persons in violation of these laws shall be subject to legal action.

Pondicherry Park Stewardship Committee Vacancy

Town of Bridgton
Pondicherry Park Stewardship Committee Vacancy

The Town of Bridgton is accepting applications for an individual to serve on the Pondicherry Park Stewardship Committee. Residents interested in representing Bridgton should submit a Committee Application to the Town of Bridgton, 3 Chase Street, Suite 1, Bridgton no later than November 21, 2018.

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

Request for Bids – Generators

TOWN OF BRIDGTON seeks bids for:

Public Works Garage Generator & Old Town Hall Generator

LOCATED AT:
31 Willett Road & 26 N. High Street
Bridgton, ME 04009

DUE DATE:
November 30, 2018-2:00pm

PROJECT COMPLETION DATE:
May 15, 2019

MANDATORY PRE-BID MEETING:
Wednesday, November 7, 2018 -9am at 31 Willett Road,
then immediately following at 26 N. High Street.

Download the complete Bid / Proposal  Package HERE.

 

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The Town of Bridgton seeks bid proposals for (1) generator for the Bridgton’s Public Works garage and (1) generator for the Old Town Hall, totaling two (2) generators.  All respondents must attend the pre-bid meeting and adhere to the submittal process for their proposal or bid to be considered.  Unless otherwise indicated, no electronic version of a proposal or bid shall be accepted, only hard copies.

All sealed submittals shall be clearly marked and sent to:

Todd Perreault, EMA Director

Generator Bid

8 Iredale Street

Bridgton, Maine 04009

Pre-Bid meetings is Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at 31 Willett Road, then immediately following at 26 N. High street.

 Bids must be received no later than 2:00PM on November 30, 2018, at which time all proposals shall be opened.

The Town reserves the right to waive any informalities in the proposal process and will award the contract(s) based upon those proposals that meet and are in the best interest of the Town of Bridgton.

Inquiries should be directed to Todd Perreault, EMA Director at 207-647-8814.  Download the complete Bid / Proposal  Package HERE.

Public Notice – town cemetery clean up

PUBLIC NOTICE

TOWN OF BRIDGTON

Cemeteries

All baskets, pots, flowers, wreaths, and other temporary grave decorations must be removed from all Bridgton town-maintained cemeteries by Monday, October 15, 2018.

Thank you, Jim Kidder, Public Works Director