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TOWN OFFICE HOURS

  Tuesday and Thursday

9:00 am - 11:45 am / 1:00 pm - 4:45 pm

Wednesday 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm

First Saturday of the month - 9:00 am - 11:45 am - excluding holiday weekends

Town Office will be closed Saturday, September 4, 2021

 

Animal Control Officer:
Wade Andrews
207-459-0369

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Planning Board Meetings

Next Business Meeting: Wednesday, October 6, 2021
 at the
Town Hall 

23 South Effingham Road in W. Newfield

Meeting starting again at 7:00pm

~The public is invited and encouraged to attend~

For more information please visit the
Planning Board page
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Board of Selectmen's Meeting

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

Meetings in September 
~September 7th & 21st~

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

Please email questions to : newfieldso@metrocast.net
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MUNICIPAL SOLID WASTE TRANSPORTATION, DISPOSAL,
ZERO-SORT RECYCLING & EQUIPMENT RENTAL SERVICES

The Town of Newfield seeks competitive sealed proposals for the transportation, disposal, zero-sort recycling, and equipment rental of its municipal solid waste (MSW).  The Town intends to issue an initial contract for the disposal for a minimum of 5 years although longer terms will be considered.  The term will commence 10/1/2021 and end no sooner than September 30, 2026. 

The Town of Newfield Transfer Station processes approximately 700 tons of trash, 80 tons of zero-sort recycling and 250 tons of Construction Demo annually.  The transfer station utilizes a compactor system for the MSW and recycling, and open top containers for the construction demo. 

The winning vendor must be qualified and licensed to accept MSW in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws.  A certificate of insurance will be required prior to commencement of services. 

The town expects pricing to be stated as per haul and per ton charge as well as the monthly container rental fee.  The town expects services to be rendered by Contractor upon request from Town’s designated representative of the transfer facility, but in no case shall such service exceed 24 hours notification of request for service, Sundays and holidays excepted.  Notification to contractor must be made by noon (12:00) on Friday for any Saturday service. 

Proposals are to be submitted in a sealed package no later than September 21, 2021, at 3:00 pm to: Town of Newfield, 637 Water Street, West Newfield, ME 04095.  Proposals must be clearly marked “RFP for MSW.  Proposals may also be emailed to newfieldso@metrocast.net no later than 3:00 pm on September 21, 2021.  Proposals will be opened by the Board of Selectmen at the Selectmen’s Meeting on Tuesday, September 21, 2021, at 6:30 pm at the Newfield Town Hall, 23 South Effingham Road, West Newfield, ME.  The Town of Newfield reserves the right to reject any and all proposals.

Any questions can be directed to Nichole Hubbard at the Newfield Town Office at 207-793-4348 or email at newfieldso@metrocast.net.
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The Newfield Planning Board will hold a

PUBLIC HEARING

on Wednesday, October 6, 2021
  at the Town Hall (23 South Effingham Road, West Newfield)
Starting at 7:00pm to hear public comment on the following: 
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a policy entitled
“REMOTE PARTICIPATION POLICY
TOWN OF NEWFIELD PLANNING BOARD 2021”

and

review and update of the
“RESIDENTIAL GROWTH ORDINANCE OF THE TOWN OF NEWFIELD, MAINE”
(Adopted 12/16/2003, amended 3/19/2005 & 8/21/2012)

Pursuant to Title 30-A MRSA §4360,
this ordinance shall be reviewed and updated at least every three years
to determine whether the rate of growth ordinance is still necessary and
 how the rate of growth ordinance may be adjusted to meet current conditions.

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The public is invited and encouraged to attend

TO MAKE A PAYMENT


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

2020 Commitment Book and 2020 Real Estate Tax Bills can be found on Tax Collector page…

 

 online at
 https://www13.informe.org/burnpermit/public/index.html
Visit the Fire Department Page for more information and links

Looking to get involved in your community?

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The Town is looking for two members
to serve as alternates on the Appeals Board
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The Town is looking for a Representative to serve on the
Southern Maine Planning & Development Commission
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The Town is looking for a Representative to serve on the
Saco River Corridor Commission

Notice:

GENERAL ASSISTANCE APPLICATION
(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