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Posted on: October 18, 2019

Senator Collins Announces $3.2 Million Grant for Lead Hazard Remediation in Biddeford

Senator Collins Announces Lead Remediation Grant

The City of Biddeford has received a total of $3,246,744 in federal grant funding to establish a program that will help remove lead paint from Biddeford homes. The grants were distributed through the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s...

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Posted on: October 11, 2019

Biddeford City Hall Clock Restored to Working Condition

Restored City Hall Clock in Tower

The Biddeford City Hall is ticking once again.

Balzer Family Clock Works reinstalled the E. Howard & Co. clock in the Biddeford City Hall clock tower on October 10 after making the necessary repairs to restore it to working condition.

The restoration pr...

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Posted on: October 7, 2019

November 5, 2019 General Election Information

The State Referendum and Municipal General Election will be held on November 5, 2019 at Biddeford High School (20 Maplewood Avenue). The poll will be open from 7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Biddeford Voters will be voting on two State Referendum Questions; and Mun...

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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: 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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