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Posted on: October 19, 2018

Harbor Committee Ordinance Amendment adopted 10/16/2018

On October 16, 2018, Bar Harbor Town Council adopted the following amendment that takes effect November 16, 2018.  Copies have been filed in the Town Clerk's office.

Harbor Committee Ordinance Amendment

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Posted on: October 16, 2018

Job Opening for Planning Director

The Town of Bar Harbor has an opening for Planning Director. For the full job listing click below.

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Posted on: October 15, 2018

Assessing Office Closed 10-18 and 10-23

“The Assessing office will but closed Thursday October 18th all day for software upgrades and Tuesday October 23rd from 8:30 to 12:00 for training.”


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Posted on: October 15, 2018

Transfer Station Floor Painting - Traffic Flow Affected

Effective Thursday, October 18, ONE LANE of the drive-through area at the Transfer Station on White Spruce Road will be CLOSED while a contractor is applying a no-skid surface to the floor.  The work will take three to four days, and then the pai...

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Posted on: October 4, 2018

Balancing Quality of Life and Tourism

Balancing Quality of Life and Tourism - Sign Up Here
Please click the link here to sign up for the two part workshop on Balancing Quality of Life and Tourism.
https://goo.gl/forms/CldAGRzH9WEtpCnz1
These workshops have been designed in collaboration with the...
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Posted on: September 27, 2018

Bar Harbor Fall Clean-up Program 2018

The Town Council has adopted a plan to assist residents who do not have the means of transporting their bulky wastes.  Bar Harbor residents can arrange for curbside pick-up by paying a $15 fee per item at the Finance Office in the municipal build...

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Posted on: September 14, 2018

Solid Waste Permits Required

As approved by Town Council, effective October 29, 2018, Bar Harbor residents will be required to display solid waste permit stickers for the disposal of household garbage and recycled materials at the newly renovated Transfer Station / Recycling Center o...

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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

Except VETERANS' Day - open 8:00 AM to 11:45  AM

Office phone:  ...

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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

Municipal Building 1

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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