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Posted on: December 18, 2018

Charter Commission Public Hearing 1/7/19 at 7pm

The Charter Commission will hold a public hearing Monday, January 7, 2019 at 7:00pm in the Council Chambers to receive public comment on the Town's form of government. Each person will have 3 minutes to speak and will be limited to speaking one time.

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Posted on: December 12, 2018

Job Opening for Mechanic

The Bar Harbor Highway Division has an opening for a Mechanic. For a full job description, click on the link below

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Posted on: December 11, 2018

Municipal Building Holiday Hours

The holiday hours for the Municipal Building (93 Cottage St) are:

Monday, December 24 Closing at 2pm

Tuesday, December 25 Closed

Monday, December 31 Closing at 2pm

Tuesday, January 1 Closed

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Posted on: December 10, 2018

Fiber Network Design RFP

The Town of Bar Harbor is soliciting proposals to assist in designing a private fiber communications network to connect town owned buildings.

The Request for Proposal can be downloaded here

Questions can be directed to Stephen Cornell, Technical Systems Adm...

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Posted on: November 28, 2018

2019 Dog Licenses Available

All 2018 State of Maine dog licenses expire December 31.  Fees from dog licenses help fund the town’s animal control program and the state’s animal welfare program, which ensures animals are humanely and properly treated.

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Posted on: November 15, 2018

Winter Parking Ban

Parking shall not be permitted on any public street or in any municipal parking lot between the hours of 2:00 a.m. and 7:00 a.m. from November 15 to April 15.

If vehicles interfere with snow removal operations they can be towed at the owner's expense.

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Posted on: October 25, 2018

Job Opening for Driver / Laborer

The Bar Harbor Highway Division has an opening for a Driver / Laborer. For a full job description, click on the link below.

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Posted on: October 2, 2018

Transfer Station / Recycling Center - WINTER HOURS 2018

Effective Sunday, October 7, 2018 - WINTER HOURS (through mid-May)

MONDAY through FRIDAY - 8:00 AM to 3:45 PM

SATURDAY - 8:00 AM to 11:45 AM

SUNDAY and HOLIDAYS - CLOSED

 

Office phone:  288-5201

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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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