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



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.


CANDIDATES NIGHT FOR UPCOMING SCHOOL BOARD ELECTION:

There will be a Candidates Night for the upcoming School Board election, on Monday, December 15th at 7:00 p.m. at the Edna Drinkwater School.  Please come, ask questions, and learn why these residents want to be on our newly formed School Board.  This Board will be very important in how our new school will be run. 



UPCOMING RABIES CLINICS:

The rabies clinic scheduled for Saturday, December 6, 2014 -  9:00 - 11:00 a.m. - Knox Town Hall - has been cancelled due to weather.

Saturday, January 17, 2015 - 9:00 - 11:00 a.m. - Leroy H. Smith School, Winterport



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.



SPECIAL ELECTION AND TOWN MEETING ON JANUARY 6, 2014:

On November 10th, the Town of Northport Select Board issued a Selectmen's Order calling for a Special Election and Town Meeting to be held Tuesday, January 6, 2015 for the purpose of electing a 3 person school board, for the following terms:

1 (one) School Board Director for a 1 (one) year term expiring June 30, 2015

1 (one) School Board Director for a 2 (two) year term expiring June 30, 2016

1 (one) School Board Director for a 3 (three) year term expiring June 30, 2017




DOG LICENSE RENEWALS AVAILABLE OCTOBER 15TH:

The 2015 dog license renewals became available Wednesday, October 15th.  Licenses must be renewed no later than January 31, 2015.  The cost is $6.00 for an altered dog and $11.00 for an unaltered dog.  You must provide proof that the rabies vaccination is current.  



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.