Welcome to the website for the Town of Litchfield, Maine.  Litchfield is located 16 miles southwest of Augusta in southern Kennebec County.  The current estimate of population (in 2010) is 3,624.

Early settlement of the town began before the Revolutionary War and occurred around the ponds, lakes, and streams.  In 1793, the Town was organized as a political entity as Smithfield Plantation.  In 1795, the Plantation successfully petitioned the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and became incorporated as the Town of Litchfield.

To download a map of Litchfield, click on:  MAP link

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Office Closure

The Town Office will be closed Monday, April 21, 2014, for Patriots’ Day.


Animal Control Officer – Unavailable on the following days:

  • Monday, April 28, 2014
  • Tuesday, April 29, 2014
  • Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Please contact the Town Office (268-4721) directly if you have issues requiring the ACO on those dates.


Mowing Bid Specifications Available

Mowing bid specifications will be available on April 1, 2014 at the Litchfield Town Office for submitting mowing bids for the following locations:


New Road Commissioner Page

Check out the new Road Commissioner page to keep abreast of the latest Litchfield road information such as planned DOT/Maine Turnpike Authority projects that may impact your travel routes and road postings.  Click on this link:  Road Commissioner


Baseball, Softball & T-Ball Registrations

Litchfield Recreation is now accepting registrations for baseball, softball, and T-ball.  For deadlines and costs, please check the Recreation Page:

Litchfield Recreation Page

Woodbury Pond Park Attendant Opening

Litchfield Recreation is now accepting Attendant applications Woodbury Pond Park.  For information, please check the Recreation Page:

Litchfield Recreation Page



Litchfield Town Office

2400 Hallowell Road

Litchfield, Maine 04350

Telephone (207)268-4721  Fax (207)268-2196


Monday 8:30am – 7:00pm

Tuesday 8:30am – 6:00pm

Wednesday 8:30am – 6:00pm

Thursday 8:30am – 6:00pm


To apply to work for the Town of Litchfield, download the application here

For help or general information please visit our General Assistance Information page.

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