NOTICE: In light of the current COVID-19 situation, the Town Office has new procedures to help protect our employees and customers from giving or receiving this virus:
*Customers MUST call ahead before coming to the office. Appointments are necessary to spread out the number of customers in our office at one time.
*Customers MUST sanitize their hands before AND after transacting business. We have a large bottle of sanitizer on our counter. Customers are encouraged to wash their hands in the bathrooms upon entering the building. 
*Customers who are sick in any way (cold, recovering from treatment, etc)--Please stay home!! Call the office if any business needs to be done. This also applies to customers who have recently returned from a trip that required them to leave the state of Maine.
*We request payments be made by check or credit card. We will take cash if necessary, but would like to limit the amount of cash we handle in the office.
*Customers are encouraged to use our online services (see "Online Services" under the Town Government tab on this website). You can register your vehicle, snowmobile, ATV, Boat, and make tax payments all online. As always, these things can also be done through the mail. Give Corrine or Sarah a call--207-435-4361--to discuss options.
To view Office Hours, click on Office Personnel under the Town Government tab
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Upcoming Events:

July 11: Annual Baked Ham & Bean Dinner, 5 pm, TAKE OUT ONLY, Town Hall. Proceeds benefit Portage Lake Historical Society. $10 per container, no substitutions. Meal includes baked ham, baked beans, ployes, potato salad, coleslaw, pickles, dessert. Call or text Corrine at 207-227-0819 to pre-order. 

July 14: State Primary & Referendum Election, 10 am to 8 pm, Town Hall. All voters will enter from the back door of the building near the Public Works Garage, and all voters will exit through the kitchen. Voters are requested to wear a mask, but will not be refused the right to vote if not. Social distancing guidelines will be followed. 

July 15: Regular Selectboard Meeting, 6 pm, Big Room at Town Hall

August 1: Chub Tournament, 8 am to 1 pm, sponsored by the Portage Lake Association

August 15: Community-Wide Yard Sale, 8 am to 2 pm. Instead of the usual Whoopie Pie Festival held in one location, the Yard Sale is in effort to still have an event to sell whoopie pies but avoid having a large crowd at the same place at one time! Register your location for $15 and have your yard sale advertised on a special map. Whoopie Pies must be sold. Contact Corrine @ 207-227-0819 or at the Town Office 207-435-4361 FMI. Registration Form

August 15: Fireworks show over the lake, 8:30 pm. Fireworks set off from the Forestry Wharf, spectators are encouraged to watch from their own camps or from a boat (please use extra lighting on boats). Thank you to everyone who donated toward the show--it is very much appreciated! Donation Form