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Public Notice from the Mount Desert Fire Department

Public Notice

Office closed for computer training

Notice of Administrative Office Closure

Monday, June 21, 2021

Town of Mount Desert  NOTICE OF ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE CLOSUREMonday, June 21, 2021

Twice a week

Twice Weekly Refuse Collection Begins Monday June 14, 2021

 TOWN OF MOUNT DESERT NOTICE OF REFUSE COLLECTION FOR THE SUMMER SCHEDULETwice weekly refuse collection begins Monday June... more ››

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2020 Mount Desert Town Report and 2021- 2022 Warrant

Hard copies of the Town Report are available at the Town Office and around town

 Click here for the 2020 Mount Desert... more ››

Town Meeting directions

Town Election and Town Meeting Information

Candidate Election for Board of Selectmen and School Boards

TOWN OF MOUNT DESERT PUBLIC NOTICE for Absentee Voting and Town Meeting InformationAnnual Town Meeting Candidate Election ... more ››

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Town of Mount Desert Fire Station Community Forum - April 27, 2021

The recorded Zoom Meeting is available at the bottom of the page

TOWN OF MOUNT DESERT FIRE STATIONCommunity ForumApril 27, 20216... more ››

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Town Clerk's Upcoming Training

Town Clerk's Office will be unavailable from 1:00PM to 2:30PM to attend training, please see dates and information below:


Post Roads Notice

ROADS ARE NO LONGER POSTED (as of April 12, 2021) Posted Roads for the Town of Mount Desert

Effective today 3/24/2021 at 11:00 a.m we will be restricting Huntington Road to heavy loads over 23000 pounds until further notice. If you need a permit you can call 276-5744 ext 1

Posted Roads for the Town of Mount Desert

Peabody Drive near Ocean

Final Report: Peabody Drive Safety Improvements Study 2019-2020

These attachments represent the Final Report for the Mount Desert PPI- Route 3/Peabody Drive Feasibility Study:

2021 Dog Licenses now available!

Extended Dog Licensing for 2021 until June 2nd of this year!

Late fees for unregistered dogs will be charged on June 3, 2021

2021 Dog Registrations are still DUE Dog licenses expire on December 31st of each year. Additional late fees will... more ››

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Return to the Winter Schedule

The Town of Mount Desert’s summer trash collection schedule will end on Saturday, September 12, 2020. This will be the last week for twice... more ››

Taxes are due for property, September 1, 2020

Mount Desert Tax Bill Annoucement!

 Property taxes will be committed and due on September 1, 2020. Interest will accrue starting November 1, 2020.Tax bills will be mailed out... more ››

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How we Police in Mount Desert and Bar Harbor

Policy, Training, Use of Force, and Community Programs

Joint Webinar with Town of Bar Harbor | “How We Police in Mount Desert and Bar Harbor” On Zoom  July 7th from 6-7:30pm... more ››

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Town Office Changes Offices Hours

Effective, June 29th, hours to change to 9:00 am to 4:30 pm

 The Board of Selectmen for the Town of Mount Desert,  approved to change the customer service hours for the Town Office.Effective... more ››

Utility Poles

Versant Power (formerly Emera Maine) To Set Three Utility Poles on Main Street

June 22, 2020 to July 1, 2020

NOTICEVersant Power (formerly Emera Maine) To Set Three Utility Poles on Main Street for the Northeast Harbor Main Street Improvements... more ››

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Updated: Construction in the Administration Office on Friday, June 12th

We will be here on Monday, June 15th, to answer your telephone calls

 Due to construction work in the front office, the Administration Staff will not be available to answer your telephone calls on Friday,... more ››

Maine Review Committee

Municipal Review Committee, Inc (MRC)

Virtual Town Hall Meeting


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Town Office Opening Update

Will not open on June 8th as planned

Town Office Opening Update The Town Office will be unable to open to the Public on Monday June 8 as planned.We hope that... more ››

Twice a week trash schedule starts on Monday, June 15th

Twice a Week Trash Collection Starts, Monday, June 15th

Summer trash schedule starts on June 15th