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Biddeford in the News

There’s so much going on in the Biddeford community. Check out the latest buzz about Biddeford in national, statewide and local publications.

More ways to stay updated

Public Access programming is available on Channel 1301 with Spectrum Cable. The channel features live streaming of many municipal meetings as well as original community programming. Don’t have cable? You can watch online on our Videos/Agendas/Minutes page.

We post information about upcoming meetings, parking bans, and other citywide updates on an electronic sign on Alfred Street near the Biddeford Ice Arena.

  1. City of Biddeford’s Bond Rating Upgraded by Moody’s, S&P

    The City of Biddeford’s bond rating was upgraded by S&P Global Ratings to AA and Moody’s Investors Service to AA3 this month. Ratings can allow a local government to borrow at lower interest rates, saving taxpayer dollars over the life of the bonds. Read on...
  2. June 14, 2022 State Primary Election & Municipal School Budget Validation Referendum Election

    The City Clerk's Office is now taking Absentee Ballot Requests for the upcoming June 14, 2022 State Primary Election & Municipal School Budget Validation Referendum Election. Read on...
  3. Purchase a Beach Permit Online

    We are pleased to offer residents a new online service for purchasing beach permits in 2022! New permit prices are in effect for Summer 2022. Read on...
  4. Public Hearing & 30-day Comment Period - CDBG Year 4 Action Plan Amendment

    A Public Hearing has been scheduled by the Citizens’ Advisory Committee for Wednesday, June 15, 2022 via Zoom for the purpose of obtaining citizen comment regarding an amendment to the CDBG Year 4 Action Plan. Read on...
  5. Resident Commercial Shellfish Licenses

    The City of Biddeford will have one Resident Commercial and one Over-62 Years Old Resident Commercial Shellfish Licenses available for the 2022/2023 Shellfish Season. The City Clerk’s Office will take applications through June 30, 2022 for these licenses. Read on...
  1. ARPA Funding Pre-Application

    The City Council has established $744,593.75 of the City of Biddeford's American Rescue Plan Act funds for projects proposed to the City that would deliver equitable outcomes and transformative impacts in the community. Read on...
  2. Online Fire Permits

    The Biddeford Fire Department will now offer burning permits for residents online at no charge. Read on...
  3. Recycling Contamination Audit Information

    Biddeford’s recycling contamination rate is 19.4%. Help us reduce this by only placing clean, dry recyclables in your blue single-sort recycling bin! Read on...
  4. Center Street Sewer Separation Project

    The Public Works Department has contracted with Gorham Sand and Gravel Construction Inc. to work on the Center Street Sewer Separation Project. Construction work is expected to begin the week of March 28, 2022 and continue for about eight weeks. Read on...
  5. Fiscal Year 2023 Budget Information

    The Fiscal Year 2023 Budget process is now underway. The First Public Hearing on the City and School Budget will be held on Thursday, March 24 at 5:30 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers and via Zoom. Read on...
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