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Posted on: August 4, 2020

Regular City Council Meeting, August 4, 2020 - Zoom Invitation

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The City Council will also be utilizing the Zoom Webinar feature to allow for public input by allowing for virtual participation. See below the website address that will serve as the link to the Zoom meeting. There is also be a phone number next to the we...

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Posted on: July 29, 2020

NOTICE from BCTV Program Director, Ned Lightner:

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Spectrum has restored the public and government access channels back to their original positions in Belfast. The government access channel, which had been moved to channel 1303 has returned to channel 7, and the public access channel which was moved to ch...

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Posted on: July 24, 2020

Belfast wears masks

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Please take a moment to watch this important PSA.
Together, by following these guidelines, we can support our local businesses and community to ensure that we all remain safe.

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Posted on: July 17, 2020

City of Belfast Awarded COVID-19 Prevention and Protection Grant As Part of Keep Maine Healthy Plan

Norman Gilmore, Erin Herbig, Zach Schmesser, Mayor Eric Sanders holding signs

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Awarded COVID-19 Prevention and Protection Grant

As Part of Keep Maine Healthy Plan

 

The City of Belfast launched a COVID-19 public education plan this week. As part of the Keep Maine Healthy initiative by the Mills Administration, t...

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Posted on: July 15, 2020

McCrum ammonia warning alert TEST today

The McCrum ammonia siren warning tests, at their Pierce Street potato processing factory, have been changed to a quarterly testing pattern.

The next one will take place this Wednesday, 15 July, 2020 at 1:00 pm.

These tests will take place quarterly on the 1...

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Posted on: June 29, 2020

Waldo CAP & Community Food for Children Program

Waldo CAP & Community Food for Children Program Flyer

Click on flyer above to learn more about free meals for children 18 and under while school is out for summer.

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Posted on: June 19, 2020

Code and Planning Fee schedule Changes

The City Council voted 4-1 June 15, 2020 to support the revised fee structure, for the Code and Planning Department.  The new fees take effect on July 1, 2020.   If you have questions in regard to this matter, please contact the Departme...

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Posted on: June 19, 2020

Belfast Transfer Station Recycling Update

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The Belfast Transfer Station is opening up it’s recycling operations:

Materials accepted at this time are cardboard, newspaper, glass, tin cans,and returnables for the "Good Cause" program.

On July 2nd we will start accepting #2 plastic....

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Posted on: June 8, 2020

Statement from Belfast Police Chief on racism...

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“On May 31st at 4pm in the Belfast Post Office parking area, a protest was held concerning racism in our country. The protest began very peaceably and was compliant, by and large, with the social distancing/mask recommendations currently in plac...

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Posted on: June 5, 2020

Notice: City Park Pool – CLOSED Summer, 2020

Belfast City Park Pool in the Summer with people swimming

It is with deep regret and sadness that the Belfast Parks and Recreation Department and the Belfast City Council have decided NOT to open the City Park Pool this summer, due to COVID-19 and the pandemic. This decision was made after much discussion and co...

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Posted on: May 20, 2020

Belfast Public Restrooms Re-Opening

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On Friday, May 22nd City of Belfast will re-open the following public restrooms:

 Harbor Restrooms available 24/7  located on the corner of Main & Front Streets

Walsh Field Restrooms available 24/7 located at Walsh Recreational Complex...

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Posted on: May 5, 2020

The City of Belfast is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Patrol Sergeant.

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The City of Belfast is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Patrol Sergeant.

Employee in this position is responsible for providing a full spectrum of first response law enforcement services by patrolling all areas of the City of Belfast and se...

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Posted on: April 28, 2020

Belfast Paving Project

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This project will begin Monday May 4, 2020 weather permitting.

This project will take approximately 2 weeks.

There will be flaggers, one lane roads, some minor detours and minor delays with this project. There will be grooved pavement on some of these stree...

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Posted on: April 24, 2020

City of Belfast 2020 CMP Maintenance Trimming Circuits

CMP employee trimming a tree (photo from cmpco.com)

Please be aware that CMP in conjunction with Lucas Tree will be conducting maintenance tree trimming throughout Belfast.  CMP has provided a map which shows the upcoming CMP Maintenance Trimming Circuits that involve portions of Belfast for 2020....

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Posted on: April 23, 2020

NOTICE: News from MRC regarding recycling during the pandemic

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When you bring your trash and recyclables to the Belfast Transfer Station and place them in the "hopper", they are then sent to Coastal Resources where they continue to process solid waste and RECYCLING services.

"If your community has scale...

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Posted on: April 1, 2020

Belfast Community TV interviews with City representatives regarding response to COVID-19

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Station Manager, Ned Lightner for the City’s two channels (BEL TV - our Government Channel - Channel 1303 and Belfast Community Television the local public access channel - Channel 1301), will be conducting interviews via Zoom with City Mayor, C...

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Posted on: March 24, 2020

NOTICE: New instructions at the Transfer Station

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At the City’s Transfer Station, during this pandemic, the City of Belfast is asking that you please STOP your vehicle at the end of the building (by the office) and wait for instruction by a City Employee before exiting your vehicle to throw hou...

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