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Posted on: July 20, 2018

Public Notice Clam Flats to be Closed

The State of Maine Department of Marine Resources has ordered the Biddeford clam flats to be closed beginning August 1, 2018 and will be closed through August and September.  This closure is in effect for commercial and recreational clammers. &am...

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Posted on: July 6, 2018

Mayor's Welcome to Biddeford

Welcome to Biddeford!Incorporated in 1853, Biddeford was once known as a textile mill town. While we’ve gone through quite a few changes since then, we’re staying true to that legacy, creating a 21st-century economy centered around our...

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Posted on: July 20, 2018

My Neighborhood Network Meetings Set to Strengthen Community

July 19, 2018

My Neighborhood Network Meetings Set to Strengthen Communities

BIDDEFORD— The City will launch the My Neighborhood Network initiative at the end of July to promote revitalization of Biddeford’s downtown neighborhoods in par...

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Posted on: July 19, 2018

City Places Traffic Calming Planter on Main Street

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July 19, 2018

BIDDEFORD — A new flower planter installed on Main Street in Biddeford on Wednesday aims not just to improve the street’s aesthetics, but to slow down traffic. The planter box, placed in a no-parking ...

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Posted on: July 18, 2018

City Commits Tax Rate of $19.70 for Fiscal Year 2019

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July 12, 2018

Increased Development Drives Down City Tax Rate

BIDDEFORD — Rising property values and a spate of new development have led to a lower property tax rate this year, but residents are being advised escalating property value...

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Posted on: July 18, 2018

11th Annual Bacon Street Festival

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Biddeford to Host 11th Annual Bacon Street Neighborhood Festival

The Annual Bacon Street Festival, a free event for all community members offered as part of the National Night Out campaign, is celebrating its 11th year of offering family-friendly fun on Su...

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Posted on: June 18, 2018

2018 Beach Parking Permits Required at City Beaches

Beach permits may be obtained at the Biddeford City Clerk's office, Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm.  Permits are required at the City's Beach House, Middle Beach and Fortunes Rocks Beach parking lots.  You must present the regis...

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Posted on: June 28, 2018

Heart of Biddeford Awarded $52,500 Grant from Elmina B. Sewall Foundation for Clifford Park

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June 18, 2018

Heart of Biddeford Awarded $52,500 Grant from Elmina B. Sewall Foundation for Clifford Park Improvements

BIDDEFORD, ME (June 8, 2018) –Heart of Biddeford is pleased to announce that it has received a $52,500 grant from the Elmina ...

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Posted on: June 28, 2018

Housing Discrimination Complaint against City Formally Withdrawn

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June 14, 2018

Housing Discrimination Complaint against City Formally Withdrawn

BIDDEFORD — A federal housing discrimination complaint filed against the city of Biddeford earlier this year has been formally withdrawn by the claimant.

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Posted on: June 18, 2018

Draft Parking Management Program Available for Review

The draft Parking Management Program document is available for public review by clicking the "Additional Info..." link below.  The draft document outlines proposed changes to time-limited parking spaces as part of an overall management ...

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Posted on: June 18, 2018

Opt-Out of Delivery of Unsolicited Printed or Written Materials Now Available

Effective on January 1, 2018, Biddeford residents may opt-out of delivery of unsolicited printed or written materials.  For more information and to compete the opt-out form click on "Additional Info..." below.

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Posted on: June 18, 2018

City of Biddeford Budget Documents for Fiscal Year 2018-2019 Are Now Available Online

The  City of Biddeford's Fiscal Year 2019 budget documents are online and can be viewed by visiting the Finance department's budget page by clicking on the "Additional Info..." link below.  Documents will be added and updated a...

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Posted on: June 18, 2018

Adopted 2018-2019 Work Plan

On January 16, 2018, the Biddeford City Council (Council) adopted a prioritized work plan for projects and activities. The priority list will assist the city manager and city staff with ensuring time and resources are directed toward appropriate projects ...

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Posted on: June 18, 2018

2019 Capitol Improvement Projects

City Departments put together their lists of needs over the next five years in the area of capital spending for vehicles and equipment, infrastructure upgrades or other major cost items. These requests are consolidated into a Plan book, which is forwarded...

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