New to Litchfield? Please visit our welcome page!

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Request for Bids (link below or visit the Town Office):
RFP – Winter Sand 2022

 

Upcoming Meetings :

Meetings may be attended in person at the Town Office, or via Zoom IF a link is provided.

 

Planning Board – Thursday,  October 6th, at 6:30 pm, or by video conference: Join Here
—-Dial-in: +1 (301) 715-8592 Meeting ID: 673 048 586 (use *6 to mute and unmute if joining by dial-in) – Public

Select Board – Tuesday, October 11th, at 6:30 pm, or by video conference: Join Here
—-Dial-in: +1 (301) 715-8592 Meeting ID: 673 048 586 (use *6 to mute and unmute if joining by dial-in) – Public

Budget Committee – Monday, October 17th, at 6:00 pm, or by video conference: Join Here
—-Dial-in: +1 (301) 715-8592 Meeting ID: 673 048 586 (use *6 to mute and unmute if joining by dial-in) – Public

Road Committee – Wednesday, October 19th, at 6:00 pm

Select Board – Monday, October 24th, at 6:30 pm, or by video conference: Join Here
—-Dial-in: +1 (301) 715-8592 Meeting ID: 673 048 586 (use *6 to mute and unmute if joining by dial-in) – Public

Planning Board – Thursday,  November 3rd, at 6:30 pm, or by video conference: Join Here
—-Dial-in: +1 (301) 715-8592 Meeting ID: 673 048 586 (use *6 to mute and unmute if joining by dial-in) – Public

 

Job Openings — Interested? Contact the Town Office (268-4721)  Application

Paid positions:

– None at this time

Volunteer positions:

– Road Advisory Committee – 2
– Senior Advisory Commitee – 1
– Litchfield Academy Trustees – 1

– Appeals Board Permanent Member

– Conservation Commission

– Planning Board Associate Members – 2

– Woodbury Dam Committee Members – 2
– Recreation Committee Member – 2

 

 

 

 

Notices:

We will be closed for Columbus Day:

We will be closed on Monday, October 10th, for Columbus Day. The Town Office will open again on Tuesday, October 11th, 2022 at 8:30 am.

Car, boat, ATV, snowmobile registrations, as well as hunting and fishing licenses, can be processed online. Have a great long weekend!

Rabies Clinic at the Fire Station:

The Rabies Clinic will be held on Saturday, October 22, 2022 at the Central Fire Station from 9am – 11am. The cost per rabies vaccine is $20 and $5 of this fee goes towards the Litchfield Fuel Fund. Services will be provided by At Home Veterinary Care and Golden Paw Spa. Please make sure that dogs are on leashes and cats are in carriers. We hope to see you there!

Drug Take Back Day:

The Drug Take Back will be held at the Transfer Station on Saturday, October 29th, 2022 from 10am – 2pm.

Transfer Station Winter Hours:

The Transfer Station will now be open Fridays and Saturdays from 8am – 4pm and closed on Sundays.

Swap Shop Open:

The Swap Shop will remain open until late September/middle of October. When we have an exact closing date, it will be posted here.

Property Tax Stabilization Program:

For Information on the Property Tax Stabilization Program, for Senior Citizens (65 and older), click here.

Gardiner Public Library:

If you are looking for information regarding the Gardiner Public Library, you can click here to read their informational sheet or visit their website at https://gardinerpubliclibrary.org/digitallibrary.

Equipment Operator/Worker needed:

Wanted: Full time operator/worker (or option of snowplow operator/worker for this season). Excellent base wages, higher if you have more experience. Come join a hardworking close-knit team.  Interested individuals can stop by the town office to apply, or get an application here.

Rt 197 Bridge:

The bridge is closed for the summer for construction. Here is a copy of the detour route. The bridge is scheduled to reopen by November 2022. For more information, as the construction starts, click on the link provided to get monthly construction updates.  https://www.maineturnpike.com/route197

Restore Sea-run Alewife fish capability to Cobbossee Stream. Good, bad, neutral?

The Department of Marine Resources is desiring to restore sea-run Alewives access to Cobbossee Stream. This one page summary from the Cobbossee Watershed District provides some background on their perspective.  An alternate view is offered by non-profit Upstream Cobbossee in this short video. If you are interested in finding out more, call the Town Office (268-4721) and we’ll provide you a point of contact for either side of the issue.

Transfer Station Passes Available at the Transfer Station: 

All Litchfield residents/property owners are required to have a yellow Transfer Station sticker to use the transfer station.  This sticker replaces the old blue one and must be attached to the lower right (passenger side) windshield.  Stickers may be picked up free of charge at the Transfer Station for each of your registered vehicles (show your registration).

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Litchfield Town Office

2400 Hallowell Road
Litchfield, Maine 04350

Telephone (207) 268-4721  —  Fax (207) 707-8485

OFFICE HOURS:
Monday 8:30 am – 6:00 pm
Tuesday 8:30 am – 6:00 pm
Wednesday 8:30 am – 6:00 pm
Thursday 8:30 am – 6:00 pm
CLOSED FRIDAY

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

An application for employment with the Town of Litchfield is available here.

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