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Posted on: August 22, 2019

Serve Your Community: Be a Poll Worker

The Town of Bar Harbor needs to add 15 registered voters to its pool of election clerks, with a particular need for registered Republicans.

It's a great social experience and we pay Maine minimum wage.

Polls are open 8am to 8pm and you can work one or more ...

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Posted on: August 20, 2019

Opening on Parks & Recreation Committee

As of 8/19, there is now an opening on the Parks & Recreation Committee with term expiring July 31, 2020. For information on applying, as well as the list of all vacancies, click below...

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Posted on: August 12, 2019

Job Opening Public Works Director

For more information click the link below to go to the job listing.

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Posted on: July 8, 2019

Annual Summer Sewer Discount Application

Applications for the summer sewer discount are due 9/15/2019. Click the link below for more info and the application form.

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Posted on: June 3, 2019

Transfer Station / Recycling Center Summer Hours 2019

REMINDER - new hours of operation are in effect: CLOSED on Thursday afternoons and Sundays.

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Posted on: February 22, 2019

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.

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Posted on: January 7, 2014

Sign up to Receive Your Property Tax Bills Electronically

The Finance Office is pleased to offer an exciting service to property owners – electronic tax bill delivery. Stop receiving your annual property tax bills and any tax reminder notices in the mail and securely receive them in your email. Go paperless to...[Read on...]

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Posted on: August 18, 2017

History of the Town

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The Town encompasses the entire northern and northeastern section of Mount Desert Island.  Its land is comprised of 114 square miles; the 3rd largest island in the continental United States, which, ironically, is shaped very much like a lobster c...

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Posted on: August 18, 2017

Living Here

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The Town is a suburban-urban coastal community with highly developed shore areas.  It is comprised of the Villages of Bar Harbor, Salisbury Cove, Hulls Cove and Town Hill with total land area embracing 44 square miles and approximately 34 miles o...

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Posted on: August 18, 2017

Present Day

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The population of Bar Harbor rises from its 5000 census to a summer seasonal peak of over 15,000 residents.  The neighboring Acadia National Park hosts just under 3 million visitors each year; many of whom visit the Town’s fantastic restaurants, ...

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