Welcome to the Town of Northport, Maine

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On behalf of the Town of Northport, welcome to our website.  This website is dedicated to the citizens of Northport.  It offers residents and visitors ready access to information concerning municipal government departments, the services they provide, ordinances and a schedule of events.

 If you have any questions or comments, we would like to hear from you.  Please feel free to contact us at bookkeeper@northportmaine.org.




ANNOUNCEMENTS



CHANGES TO ORDINANCES TO BE VOTED ON AT THE ANNUAL TOWN MEETING:

There will be voting on changes to the Floodplain Management Ordinance, Shoreland Zoning Ordinance and the Administrative Ordinance at the Annual Town Meeting, which will take place on Monday, June 1, 2015 at the Drinkwater School, beginning at 7:00 p.m.  To view the revised ordinances, click on the ordinance listed below:

Floodplain Management Ordinance

Shoreland Zoning Ordinance

Administrative Ordinance



THE 2014 - 2015 TOWN REPORT IS AVAILABLE:

Hot off the press!!!!  The 2014 - 2015 Town Report has arrived from the printers and is ready to be picked up at the Town Office.  Stop by and pick one up, or click here and download your own copy.



UPCOMING MEETINGS AND ELECTIONS:


Annual Town Meeting Election - Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. - Town Hall.  Positions to be voted on are:

One Selectman/Overseer of the Poor for a three year term

One School Committee Member for a three year term

One Road Commissioner for a two year term.

Absentee ballots are available at the Town Hall.  If you are in need of a ballot but are unable to pick one up in person, you may request one by calling the Town Office at 338-3819.


Annual Town Meeting - Monday, June 1, 2015 - 7:00 p.m. - Edna Drinkwater School.  To view the Town Meeting Warrant, click here.


Referendum Vote to Validate School Budget - Tuesday, June 9,  2015 - 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. - Town Hall




NEXT MEETING OF THE NORTHPORT MUNICIPAL SCHOOL - SCHOOL COMMITTEE:

The new School Committee will hold their next meeting on Monday, June 15, 2015 at the Edna Drinkwater School, beginning at 6:00 p.m.



INFORMATION ON NEW NORTHPORT MUNICIPAL SCHOOL UNIT:

We are constantly updating information on the transition from RSU #20 to the new Northport Municipal School Unit.  Some information is posted on this home page and other information is posted on the new Municipal School Unit page that can be found by clicking on the Northport Municipal School Unit tab to the left, or by clicking here.  Please check in often to see what is new and get information on important meetings.  This will be a busy time for the Board of Selectmen and the soon-to-be elected School Board as new and exciting things are happening in Northport.  Please stay tuned.




OPENINGS IN LAND USE ORDINANCE COMMITTEE:

The Town of Northport is seeking volunteers to fill openings on the Land Use Ordinance Committee as indicated in "Sec. 4.04 Paragraph B3" of the Administrative Ordinance.  Applicants must be a resident of, and registered voter in, the Town of Northport.

Letters of interest must be submitted to the Town Office as soon as possible.



PRELIMINARY FLOOD INSURANCE RATE MAPS:

The Town Office has received copies of the Preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Maps.  If you would like to view the maps, please stop by the Town Office on a Friday when the Code Enforcement Officer is available.




INTERESTED IN SERVING ON A COMMITTEE?

The Selectboard is always looking for community members to serve on town committees.  If you are interested in serving you community and would like to serve on a committee, please contact the Town Office and let us know what your interests are. 



What's new in Northport?

State of Maine Unclaimed Property List

The Northport Warm Neighbors Fuel Fund

The Town Office Is Now Accepting Credit Card Payments

House Number Signs Available

Zero Sort Recycling



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To contact us, our telephone number is 207-338-3819,

fax 207-338-3596

or by email at bookkeeper@northportmaine.org.

The address of the Town Office is:

16 Beech Hill Road

Northport, Maine 04849

Office Hours

The town office is open Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Wednesdays from 8:00 a.m.. to 6:00 p.m. and Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon


Transfer Station Hours

The transfer station is open Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

There is a $1.50 per bag disposal fee and you may purchase your trash stickers either at the town office or at the transfer station.