James ``Jim`` Kidder

Public Works Director/Transfer Station Supervisor

(207) 647-1127 (Jim cell)


Ken Lane


(207) 647-2326


The Bridgton Public Works Department is responsible for maintaining and repairing the town’s infrastructure, including its roads and public ways. Public Works Director Jim Kidder also serves as sexton for Bridgton’s town-owned cemeteries.

Normal Hours (Oct. 16 – April 14):

Mon. – Fri. 7:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Summer Hours (April 15 – Oct. 15):

Mon. – Thurs. 6:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.


The Public Works Department – Highway Division is accepting applications for the position of Laborer / Operator / Highway Crew. 

The individual will be responsible for manual labor tasks, maintenance of town roads and facilities, the operation of trucks, including snow plowing, sidewalk plows, front end loader and related motorized equipment as well as hand tools.  Applicant must possess at minimum, a valid State of Maine Class B Motor Vehicles Operator’s License.

Additional information on the job position can be found HERE.

Please submit an application to Jim Kidder, Public Works Director, 3 Chase Street, Suite 1, Bridgton, Maine  04009 by noon on Friday, September 14, 2018.

Questions should be referred to Jim Kidder at 207-647-1127.

The Town of Bridgton is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Have you spotted a road hazard, a downed tree, a plugged culvert, or something else that Public Works should address? Fill out the form below to let us know. If it’s an urgent situation, please also call us at (207) 647-1127.