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  1. GLASS is to be deposited in household trash at Transfer Station

    Effective immediately, all glass must go in the household trash, per Town Council on 5/21/2019. For clarity, be advised that windows are considered construction debris and are taken to Eastern Maine Recycling (EMR) in Southwest Harbor (fee is charged).
  2. Free disposal of Bar Harbor bulky waste at EMR is discontinued

    Effective immediately, the practice of no-cost disposal of bulky waste (i.e., mattresses, couches, chairs) by Bar Harbor customers at Eastern Maine Recycling in Southwest Harbor is discontinued, per Town Council on 5/21/2019. Fees will be applied by EMR.
  3. Update on Parking Meters, Kiosks and Permit System 5/21/19

    Parking meters are active starting Wednesday 5/22. The online parking permit applications for permit zones are not yet available and will not be enforced until further notice. Note: parking permits will not allow you to park in metered and kiosk areas. Read on...
  4. 2018 Annual Reports Available Now

    The 2018 Annual Reports are available in the Municipal Building, 93 Cottage St, and at the Jesup Library. To view online click below. Annual Reports...
  1. Public Hearing 6/18/19 on Shellfish Conservation Ordinance Amendment

    The Bar Harbor Town Council will hold a public hearing Tuesday, June 18, 2019 at 7:00pm in the Council Chambers to consider an amendment to Chapter 170 Shellfish Conservation of the Town Code. Read on...
  2. Charter Commission Public Hearing 6/24/19 at 7pm

    The Charter Commission will hold a Public Hearing Monday, June 24, 2019 at 7:00 pm in the Council Chambers.
  3. Vehicles and Traffic Ordinance Amendment Adopted 5/21/2019

    On May 21, 2019 Town Council adopted amendment #2019-07 to the Municipal Code, Chapter 194 Vehicles and Traffic, that takes effect June 20, 2019. Read on...
  4. Questions about Single Use Carryout Bag Ordinance

    If you have questions about Bar Harbor's Single Use Carryout Bag Ordinance you may find the ordinance by clicking below. Go to Ordinance...
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