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Posted on: May 26, 2022

Outdoor Grill Safety

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When the warmer weather arrives, there’s nothing better than the smell of food on the grill. Many people like to grill outdoors, but when grills are not used safely, things can go horribly wrong. Every year, fire departments respond to hundreds ...

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Posted on: May 26, 2022

Transfer Station/Recycling Center-Memorial Day Hours of Operation

The Transfer Station / Recycling Center will have limited hours of operation when Memorial Day is observed on Monday, May 30, 2022: 8:00 AM to 11:45 AM.

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Posted on: May 26, 2022

Bar Harbor Public Works-Hiring Event/Open House on June 3 and June 10

Please join us to learn more about our current employment opportunities and the exiting jobs we do to support the Bar Harbor community.  The Public Works Facility is located in Hulls Cove at 50 Public Works Way, Bar Harbor Maine, ME 04609. &n...

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Posted on: May 24, 2022

Vehicles and Traffic Ordinance Amendment Adopted

On Tuesday, May 17, 2022 the Town Council adopted an amendment to Chapter 194 of the Municipal Code, Vehicles and Traffic Ordinance, to include the existing stop sign on West St. and West St. Extension and to add a stop sign on Federal St.

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Posted on: May 12, 2022

Cottage Street Sidewalk Replacement

The work zone is on the north side between Main and Rodick Streets.  A loading zone, parking, sidewalk and Rodick Street intersection usage will be impacted, and the work will be managed so that disruption is as minimal as possible.  If ...

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Posted on: May 9, 2022

Community COVID-19 Level Raised

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Prevention Steps Should You Take Based on the COVID-19 Community Level:

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Posted on: May 4, 2022

COVID-19 Guidance for Positive Tests or Close Contact

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The US CDC COVID-19 Guidelines include:

If you were exposed: Quarantine and stay away from others when you have been in close contact with someone who has COVID-19.

If you are sick or test positive: Isolate when you are sick or when you ha...

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Posted on: April 7, 2022

Firefighter / EMT position(s) open

Bar Harbor Fire Department is creating a hiring pool to fill four anticipated full-time firefighter/EMT positions.

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Posted on: October 1, 2021

Transfer Station / Recycling Center Winter Hours 2021-2022

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Effective October 1 – May 31

WINTER HOURS

MONDAY, TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY and FRIDAY

8:00 AM TO 3:45 PM

THURSDAY and SATURDAY

8:00 AM to 11:45 AM

SUNDAY and HOLIDAYS – CLOSED

Transfer Station Phone 288-5201

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Posted on: April 28, 2022

May is Deck Safety Month

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Each year, the North American Deck and Railing Association (NADRA) raises awareness about the importance of checking your deck by promoting National Deck Safety Month. Homeowners can take advantage of resources and tools from the NADRA webpage (nadra.org)...

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Posted on: March 28, 2022

Tick Season Has Arrived

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Current observations suggest that Maine can expect a very active tick season this year. Residents and visitors should take precautions to prevent tick borne illness transmission. 

One major concern is Lyme disease which can be transmitted to a per...

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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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