Posted on: February 12, 2018

Heavy Load Limit Road Posting 2018

Effective Thursday, February 15, 2018, the Bar Harbor Highway Division announces that certain roads will be posted for weight limits to prevent damage during the spring thaw.

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Posted on: February 7, 2018

New Questions on Polco

This week on Polco the Town of Bar Harbor is seeking opinions about the Shared Police Agreement between Bar Harbor & Mt.Desert as well as ideas for expanding Police Department community outreach.https://polco.us/barharborps. any registered voter in th...

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Posted on: January 25, 2018

Volunteer Firefighters Needed: Is Fire Safety less of a priority than it used to be?

Volunteer Firefighters Needed: Is Fire Safety less of a priority than it used to be?https://polco.us/barharborThis week the Town of Bar Harbor is asking questions about Volunteer Firefighting and Fire Safety. 
The Bar Harbor Fire Department has see...
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Posted on: January 19, 2018

Council Public Hearing on Marijuana Moratorium Ordinance, 7 PM Tuesday, 2/6/18

Bar Harbor Town Council will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, February 6, 2018 at 7 PM in the Council Chambers to consider a Marijuana Moratorium Ordinance on retail marijuana establishments,retail marijuana stores, and retail marijuana social clubs for ...

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Posted on: January 19, 2018

Polco, Another Way to Participate

Engagement Coordinator Nina St.Germain talks about Bar Harbor's new way to participate with Bar Harbor Town Government online.



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Posted on: October 7, 2017

Transfer Station / Recycling Facility - WINTER HOURS 2017

CLOSED on Sunday, October 8, 2017

 

Effective October 9, 2017 WINTER HOURS (through Mid-May)

MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY - 8:00 AM TO 3:45 PMSATURDAY - 8:00 AM TO 11:45 AM

SUNDAY and HOLIDAYS - CLOSED

Except VETERANS’ DAY:  Open 8:00 AM t...

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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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