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Tuesday 9:00 - 11:45 and 1:00 - 4:45

Wednesday 12:00 - 7:00

Thursday 9:00 - 11:45 and 1:00 - 4:45

1st Saturday of the Month
(excluding holidays)
9:00 - 11:45


637 Water St.
West Newfield, ME 04095


Fax # 207-793-2162


Animal Control Officer:
Wade Andrews


Burn Permits

can be obtained
Monday through Saturday
from 8:00 am - 4:00 pm at the
Public Safety Building (85 Water Street)
Moulton Lumber (66 Water Street)
or online

Visit to Fire Department Page for more information and links

Planning Board Meetings

at the Town Hall
(23 South Effingham Road, West Newfield)
~The public is invited and encouraged to attend~

Next Meeting:                        

Wednesday, April 8, 2020

Meetings start at 7:00 pm

For more information on the
Planning Board or
Comprehensive Plan

please visit the
Planning Board page


(Click on link above) or can be picked up during regular Town Office hours. Applications will be accepted at the Town Office. Call Nichole at 793-4348 with questions.

The General Assistance (GA) program in Maine is administered by each town and city in order to help families and / or individuals who do not have sufficient funds for their basic necessities such as rent, food, fuel and other items that are essential to maintain a household.

For more information visit the State of Maine DHHS General Assistance page:  https://www.maine.gov/dhhs/ofi/services/general-assistance/ 

General Assistance Administrator:
Nichole Hubbard - 207-793-4348 or in an Emergency leave message at 207-423-8058

Office Closed

Maine CDC
Click on link above to be connected to the Maine Center for Disease Control website

Attention Newfield Residents

Newfield Town Office is closed to the public until further notice.  Clerks will be available by phone to answer questions/help with on-line registrations and other pertinent inquires, please call  207-793-4348. Emergencies will be handled as required.  At this time we are unable to process any payment over the phone, please use the payment link on home page or mail a check.  Thank you for your patience and understanding during this trying time.

New hours by phone during this time are:
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 9:00 am - 11:45 am / 1:00 pm - 4:45 pm

IMPORTANTFor the most up-to-date information regarding vehicle registrations - go to main menu / town clerk / link to resources and click BMV or visit maine.gov/sos/bmv   

For private sales this is a PDF letter you can print for temporary registrations -  TEMPORARY REGISTRATIONS

Ability to carry a load on a temporary registration plate: Ability to carry a load on a temporary registration plate

IRP: Notice of Waiver of International Registration Plan (IRP)

All NEW registrations for all-terrain vehicles, watercraft can still be done through the mail, please contact clerks for further information.

Dog licensing is canceled for the duration of the emergency plus 30 days per Animal Welfare.

****Town Transfer Station. Closed on ALL Wednesday’s effective March 25, 2020, until further notice. The transfer station will remain open on weekends (Saturday & Sunday) during normal business hours, 8:00 am – 3:00 pm, until further notice. The Transfer Station will ONLY be accepting household trash and recycling. ***All other areas are closed down (yard debris; the large items, construction debris container; and anything else requiring monetary payments to avoid close person-to-person contact). ****Please stay at least 6-8 feet away from any attendant you may encounter AND no one is authorized in the office/hut!!
****Town Hall. CLOSED until further notice. No activities to be held or hall to be rented out (Rec Dept activities, dances, home school group, etc. are all postponed).
****Library. CLOSED until further notice, please check library website https://newfieldlibrary.weebly.com/ for more information.
****Public Safety Building. CLOSED to the public until further notice! Call 207-793-2330 for more information.
****Code Enforcement. No Office Hours until further notice. Those wishing to get building permits or who have questions regarding projects should call the CEO at 207-608-2544 and he will be processing as much as possible via phone, email, and mail.

The Newfield Planning Board will hold a public hearing
for a subdivision application for Andrew D. and Diane J. O’Neil
for a 13 lot subdivision known as “Joanne’s Hill”
on Map 29 Lot 3 (Libby Road, West Newfield)

The public hearing for Joanne’s Hill subdivision
scheduled for Weds. April 8, 2020 at 7:00 pm
has been postponed
until Weds. May 6, 2020 at 7pm.


The meeting will be held at the West Newfield Town Hall (23 South Effingham Rd.)
or more likely, via a remote video conference system.

The town of Newfield is currently working on a remote means of holding municipal meetings.
On or around April 21, 2020, the Newfield Planning Board
will post updated meeting format information including
video conference attendance directions on the Town of Newfield’s website.
Please check back if you wish to attend via the video conference meeting.

All meetings are open to the public and members of the community
are invited and encouraged to attend.


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The Town of Newfield now accepts MasterCard/Visa/ Discover/American Express
A 2.65% convenience fee applies

2019 Commitment Book and 2019 Real Estate Tax Bills can be found on Tax Collector page…


Board of Selectmen Meetings
are held bi-weekly
(every other week)
at the Town Hall
(23 South Effingham Road,
West Newfield)
starting at 6:00 pm

No Meeting on March 24th

~Meetings in April~
7th & 21st

The public is invited and encouraged to attend
For additonal information please visit the Selectmen's page

Looking to get involved in your community?


The Town is looking for a School Board Director
to serve the remaining term ending March 2020

The Town is looking for two members
to serve as alternates on the Appeals Board

The Town is looking for a Representative to serve on the
Southern Maine Planning & Development Commission

The Town is looking for a Representative to serve on the
Saco River Corridor Commission