Upcoming Meetings & Announcements

  • Selectmen Meeting - Tuesday, May 24th, 2016 at 6:30pm

  • Planning Board Meeting - Thursday, May 26th at 7:00pm

  • Baldwin Community Center Committee Meeting - Wednesday, June 1st, 2016 @ 6:30pm

Please Note:  The Town Office will be closed on Saturday, May 28th on Memorial Weekend. 


Baldwin General Assistance Public Hearing

In accordance with Title 22 MSRA Section 4305, the Town of Baldwin is required to administer general assistance program in accordance with an ordinance enacted by the municipal officers,after seven days of posted notice and a hearing.  A draft ordinance has been prepared.  The public hearing to discuss the proposed ordinance will be held May 24th at 6:30 PM in conjunction with the meeting of the Board of Selectmen.  The draft ordinance and associated appendices are available at the town office or by clicking below.


Planning Board - Public Hearing May 26th, 2016 at 7:00pm

The Planning Board will hold a Public Hearing on May 26 2016 at 7PM at the Town Office.
We will hear comments on the application of Dan Young to maintain a Temporary Dwelling on his
property on the Pigeon Brook Road,  Map 5, Lot 41B under provisions in the Land Use Ordinance.
A regular meeting of the Planning  Board will follow.
Norman B. Blake
Chairman, Baldwin Planning Board


Baldwin Community Center Roof Repair

The Town of Baldwin is seeking proposals to replace approximately 2200 square feet (approx. 40’x 55’) of built up roofing on the former Baldwin Consolidated School.  This is the flat roofed portion of the 1976 addition to the facility.  Proposers should verify quantities and state the square footage to be replaced in their proposal.

  • A mandatory site review at the former Baldwin Consolidated School is on Monday, May 16th at 9:00am.  Contractors must attend the site review in order to submit a bid for the work.

  • Bids are due by 4:00pm on May 24th at the Baldwin Town office in a sealed envelope OR bidders may drop off their sealed bid by 6:30pm at the May 24th Selectmen’s meeting.  Bids will be opened and read during the Selectmen’s meeting that evening. Bids received after 6:30pm will not be accepted.

  • Any awarded contractor must show proof of general liability and vehicle insurance with the town listed as certificate holder and provide proof of worker’s compensation insurance or a certificate stating exempt from the state.

  • The Baldwin Selectmen reserve the right to reject any and all proposals submitted which are not in the town's best interest as determined by the Selectmen. FMI contact the Baldwin Town Office 207-625-9107 or email baldwinselectmen@gmail.com.


Equipment for Sale by Sealed Bids

 The Town of Baldwin is offering for sale, by sealed bids, 3 pieces of equipment.  This equipment will be sold to the highest bidder providing that bids are received at the Baldwin Town Office at or before 4:00 p.m. May 24th.  Equipment will be sold as is and where is with no implied warrantees or guarantees by the Town.  Bids shall be sealed and clearly marked on the envelope the specific piece of equipment the bid is for.  If you are submitting a bid for more then one piece of equipment, separate bid submissions are required for each.  Bids will be opened by the Board of Selectmen at its meeting on Tuesday, May 24th, 2016 at 6:30pm.  The Board reserves the right to accept or reject any and all bids as it feels is in the best interests of the Town of Baldwin.  Successful bidders shall submit payment for the equipment purchased within 15 days from the notice of award.  Failure to do so may result in the award going to the next in line bidder.  The equipment may be seen by contacting Brian Anderson, Road Commissioner at (207) 625-3822 or (207) 625-3581.

Equipment #1 –1998 CAT 416C Backhoe, 4x4 extendahoe, good tires, new turbo, motor blown. 

Equipment #2 – 2006 Ford F550 Dump Truck.  Good tires, needs work, does not run.  
Equipment #3 – Eager Beaver 9 ton, tri-axel equipment trailer.  Needs planks & tires.  

Sealed bids can be sent or dropped off to:
Town of Baldwin
Attn: Brian Anderson
534 Pequawket Trail
West Baldwin, ME 04091


Committee Openings
  • The Town of Baldwin now has a vacancy for the Appeals Board for a 3 year term. 


Town Office Notices
  • Extended office hours -

    • Saturday, May 21st 8:00 - 12:00pm

    • Tuesday, May 24th, 2016 @ 6:30-8:00pm


  • Books for Babies - if you have a baby born in 2014/2015, stop by the Town Office for your Free book for your newborn. 

  • The Town office accepts Mastercard, Visa, Discover, American Express credit cards.  The minimum charge to use your card is $1.00.  For a charge $40 and more, a fee of 2.5% will be charged. 


Community Notices
  • The Soldier's Memorial Committee is gathering pictures of citizens who served in the military.  The pictures will be scanned, returned to their owners and used by the Committee for fund raising/ future programs.  Pictures may be left at the Town office of the Historical Society.

  • Steep Falls Soup Kitchen is open every Wednesday from 5:00pm - 6:30pm at the Steep Falls Church.  


Thank you Poland Spring for your generous donation of bottled water! 

Town of Baldwin, Maine

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