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



DATES OF SELECT BOARD MEETINGS HAVE CHANGED:

The Select Board meetings will now be held on the 2nd and 4th Mondays.  They will still be held at the Town Office at 6:00 p.m.


WITHDRAWAL COMMITTEE WEB PAGE:

The Withdrawal Committee now has a page on this website where they will post updates and important information about the withdrawal from RSU#20.  To go to their page, click on the tab in the left-hand column titled RSU#20 Withdrawal or click here:


PUBLIC HEARING ON THE RSU#20 WITHDRAWAL:

There will be a Public Hearing on the RSU#20 Withdrawal on Tuesday, September 2, 2014, at 7:00 p.m. at the Edna Drinkwater School.  Please plan to attend this very important meeting.


INFORMATIONAL MEETING ON THE RSU#20 WITHDRAWAL:

There will be an informational meeting on the Town of Northport withdrawal from RSU@20 on Thursday, September 18, 2014, beginning at 7:00 p.m., at the Edna Drinkwater School in Northport.  The Committee has a lot of information to share regarding the upcoming vote in November.  Please plan to attend this very important meeting and find out what the proposed plans are for Northport students beginning with the 2015/2016 school year.  This will be the first of many meetings so please watch for future meeting dates.


FREE DISPOSAL OF BANNED, UNUSABLE PESTICIDES:

This October, the Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry's Board of Pesticides will team up with the Maine Department of Environmental Protection to aid Mainers in the disposal of banned or unusable pesticides.   The free program is open to homeowners, family-owned farms and greenhouses.  The collection will occur at sites in Presque Isle, Bangor, Augusta and Portland.  In order to dispose of pesticides, people must register before September 26, 2014.  Registration is mandatory and drop-ins will not be allowed.  To register, get details of this free disposal program, and to learn important information about the temporary storage and transportation of obsolete pesticides, go to the BPC website at http://www.thinkfirstspraylast.org  or call 207-287-2731.


FIRE DEPARTMENT TRAINING BURN A VALUABLE EXPERIENCE FOR FIRE FIGHTERS:

On Saturday, July 26th, the Fire Department held a live fire training exercise at a house on Shore Road.  This training was important as the fire fighters gained valuable experience in fighting a house fire, but under controlled conditions.  For more information on this training and to view pictures, please go the the Fire Department page by clicking here.



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.