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Posted on: October 15, 2021

Water Department Utility Technician Job opening

Full time utility position open

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Posted on: October 14, 2021

Municipal Fiber Construction Project RFP

The Municipal Fiber Construction Project RFP due date has been extended to Monday October 25, 5pm.

http://www.barharbormaine.gov/499/Municipal-Fiber-Construction-Project-RFP 

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Posted on: October 14, 2021

Town Manager Search: Staff and Public Comments

Consultant Don Gerrish shared these results from his interviews with town department heads and from the one citizen that attended the public meeting October 12.

He asked both groups the same two questions:

(1) What are the issues facing Bar Harbor in the ne...

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Posted on: September 29, 2021

Public Hearing 10/19 on Use of American Rescue Plan Act Funds

The Bar Harbor Town Council will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, October 19, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. in the Municipal Building Council Chambers to hear comments on the use of $587,082 in recovery funds the town will receive under the U.S. American Rescue Plan...

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Posted on: September 25, 2021

Public Hearing 10/19 on Proposed FY22 Sewer Budget

The Bar Harbor Town Council will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, October 19, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. in the Municipal Building Council Chambers to consider amending the Bar Harbor Town Code, Chapter 165-7.1, Sewer Budget, Fees and Charges and adopting the Fis...

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Posted on: September 25, 2021

Public Hearing 10/19 on Proposed FY22 Water Budget

The Bar Harbor Town Council will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, October 19, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. in the Municipal Building Council Chambers to consider amending the Bar Harbor Town Code, Chapter 201-11, Water Budget and adopting the Fiscal Year 2022 Water...

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Posted on: September 29, 2021

Bar Harbor Fall Cleanup Program 2021

The Town Council has adopted a plan to assist residents who do not have the means of transporting their bulky wastes.  Residents can arrange for CURBSIDE pick-up by paying a $15 fee per item at the Finance Office in the municipal building. &n...

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Posted on: October 11, 2021

Public Hearing 11/16 on General Assistance Ordinance

The Bar Harbor Town Council will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, November 16, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. in the Municipal Building Council Chambers to hear comments on the annual amendment of the maximum benefit levels for General Assistance, Chapter 102 of the ...

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Posted on: October 1, 2021

Transfer Station / Recycling Center Winter Hours 2021-2022

Town of Bar Harbor- Transfer Station and Recycling Facility

Effective October 1 – May 31

WINTER HOURS

MONDAY, TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY and FRIDAY

8:00 AM TO 3:45 PM

THURSDAY and SATURDAY

8:00 AM to 11:45 AM

SUNDAY and HOLIDAYS – CLOSED

Transfer Stat...

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Posted on: October 11, 2021

Public Hearing 11/16 on Boards and Committees Ordinance

The Bar Harbor Town Council will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, November 16, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. in the Municipal Building Council Chambers to hear comments on amending Chapter 31 of the Bar Harbor Town Code to increase the number of members of the Plann...

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Posted on: October 5, 2021

WATER LINE FLUSHING

 BAR HARBOR WATER DIVISION NOTICE -  WATER LINE FLUSHING

 In an effort to increase flow capacities of the water system and provide higher water quality to our customers we will be flushing the water mains from Monday, October 18t...

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Posted on: October 1, 2021

Comprehensive Planning Committee Volunteers Needed

CPC Flyer 20210101

Do you want to contribute in a meaningful way & help shape the Town's new comprehensive plan? Consider applying for a position on the comprehensive planning committee. The committee will advise staff and the consultant throughout the planning process....

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Posted on: September 30, 2021

2021 Well Water Testing Program

The Town of Bar Harbor is providing a well water testing program in collaboration with the MDI Biological Laboratory, Conners Emerson School, College of the Atlantic and Defend Our Health. This year’s program will focus on testing private wells ...

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Posted on: September 30, 2021

Hancock County Health Profile

The Maine Shared Community Health Needs Assessment is a collaboration between Maine CDC, Central Maine Healthcare, Northern Light Health, MaineGeneral Health, and MaineHealth. The assessment is conducted every three years.

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Posted on: September 28, 2021

Maine Property Tax Fairness Credit

Maine Property Tax Fairness Credit

Eligible Maine taxpayers may receive a portion of the property tax or rent paid during the tax year on the Maine individual income tax return whether they owe Maine income tax or not. If the credit exceeds the amount of y...

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Posted on: September 28, 2021

It's Time for a Flu Shot

Flu is a serious illness that can cause several days of severe symptoms and weeks of recovery.  For young children, elderly, pregnant, and those with pre-existing conditions, flu infection is more likely to result in hospitalization, respiratory ...

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Posted on: September 22, 2021

Masks Required in Municipal Buildings

Effective September 21, 2021, the Bar Harbor Town Council requires mask wearing in municipal buildings wherever the public is present, regardless of vaccination status.

We continue to provide free masks at various locations in town.  

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Posted on: September 17, 2021

Comprehensive Plan Proposal Request

The Town of Bar Harbor seeks proposals from qualified and experienced consulting firms to assist in developing a new town-wide Comprehensive Plan with a 2035 outlook.

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Posted on: August 30, 2021

Municipal Fiber Construction Project RFP

The Town of Bar Harbor has issued a Request for Proposal (RFP) for a Municipal Fiber Network, designed to interconnect twenty-five (25)specified Town-owned and operated locations.

The RFP includes detailed routes connecting each location (required and opti...

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Posted on: July 19, 2021

Smart Cards Available for Sale

The Town also offers the purchase and use of “Smart Cards.” These are cards that can be loaded with money, $10 at minimum, for use at all Bar Harbor parking meters and kiosks, similar to gift cards. 

They are available at the M...

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Posted on: January 7, 2014

Sign up to Receive Your Property Tax Bills Electronically

The Finance Office is pleased to offer an exciting service to property owners – electronic tax bill delivery. Stop receiving your annual property tax bills and any tax reminder notices in the mail and securely receive them in your email. Go paperless to...[Read on...]

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