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Posted on: September 18, 2019

City Council Approves Parking Garage Financing Proposal

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At their September 17 meeting, the Biddeford City Council voted to authorize the City Manager to enter into a Joint Development Agreement (JDA) with Treadwell Franklin Infrastructure Capital and James W. Sewall Company (“TFIC Sewall”) ...

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Posted on: September 6, 2019

City Council to Host Workshop on Parking Garage Proposal on September 10

Parking Garage Meeting New Location

The City Council is considering a proposal from Biddeford Innovation, Inc. to build a 640-space parking garage and expand the RiverWalk and pedestrian connections. The purpose of the project is to reduce the property tax burden for residents and provide p...

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Posted on: July 22, 2019

Fiscal Year 2020 Tax Rate Set

The median single-family homeowner in Biddeford can expect a lower tax rate than anticipated for Fiscal Year 2020 thanks to an increase in state revenue sharing and an overall increase in property values.

At their July 16 meeting, the Biddeford City Counci...

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Posted on: May 30, 2019

Municipal Airport Receives $7.5 Million FAA Grant

The City of Biddeford is pleased to announce that the Biddeford Municipal Airport has received a $7.5 million grant from the Federal Aviation Administration. The grant funding will be used to make updates to the airport’s runway, taxiway, and ta...

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Posted on: May 13, 2019

Free Compost Dropoff Program Launches at Recycling Center

Accepted Compost Sign

The City of Biddeford is partnering with We Compost It! to provide a free composting program at the Recycling Center for all Biddeford residents.

To participate in the program, residents can collect their food waste at home and dump it in the compost colle...

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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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