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Posted on: April 17, 2019

Public Hearing 5/21/2019 on June Election Warrant Articles

The Bar Harbor Town Council will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, May 21, 2019, at 7:00pm in the Municipal Building, Council Chambers, to receive public comment on the following ballot articles for the June 11, 2019 annual town meeting:

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Posted on: April 17, 2019

Vehicles and Traffic Ordinance Amendment Adopted 4/16/2019

On April 16, 2019 Bar Harbor Town Council adopted amendment #2019-06 to the Municipal Code Chapter 194, Vehicles and Traffic that takes effect May 16, 2019.  Copies have been filed in the Town Clerk's office. To see the full ordinance amendment c...

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Posted on: March 25, 2019

Water Line Flushing

 

 

 BAR HARBOR WATER DIVISION NOTICE 

 WATER LINE FLUSHING 

 In an effort to increase flow capacities of the water system and provide higher water quality to our customers we will be flushing the...Read on...

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Posted on: March 18, 2019

Nomination Papers Available Now

At Annual Town Meeting on June 11, the Town of Bar Harbor will elect 2 Town Councilors, 2 Superintending School Committee members and 1 MDI School District Trustee.  All offices are for three-year terms. Nomination papers are now available for th...

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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 #2019-01 you may find the ordinance by clicking 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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