This collection consists exclusively of documents generated by town governments in the state of Maine, dating from 1827 to the present. These include annual reports, comprehensive plans, charters, minutes of meetings, maps and other materials that document the activities of local government. Some materials date from the late 1990s to the present and were downloaded from town web-sites. Earlier documents are in the process of being scanned for selected towns from print archives at Fogler Library and the Maine State Library.
The documents provide information on a variety of subjects pertaining to local governance, such as education, infrastructure, and the local economy. Those dating from before the mid-twentieth century also provide information for the provision of welfare services to local residents. The documents dating from the early twentieth century onward provide information about town planning and environmental issues.
Collectively these documents offer a unique set of materials to study the evolution of public policy issues in the state of Maine, which are intended to complement the Maine State Documents available at statedocs.maine.gov
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Town of Acton Ordinances, Acton, Me.
Town of Appleton Maine Ordinances, Appleton, Me.
Town of Arundel Maine Ordinances, Arundel, Me.
Town of Baldwin Maine Ordinances, Baldwin, Me.
Bath Maine Land Use Code, Bath, Me.
City of Bath Maine Ordinances, Bath, Me.
Town of Belgrade Maine Ordinances, Belgrade, Me.
Town of Benton Maine Comprehensive Plan 2018, Benton Maine Comprehensive Planning Committee
Town of Benton Maine Zoning Map, Benton, Me.
Town of Berwick Maine Ordinances, Berwick, Me.
Waterford Town Meeting Minutes 2018, Brenda J. Bigonski
Town of Blue Hill Maine Annual Warrant 2018, Blue Hill, Me.
Town of Blue Hill Maine Ordinances, Blue Hill, Me.
Town of Bradford Maine Ordinances, Bradford, Me.
Town of Bradley 181st Annual Town Report 2018-2019, Bradley, Me.
Town of Bradley Maine Ordinances, Bradley, Me.
Town of Bremen Maine Ordinances, Bremen, Me.
Town of Bridgton Annual Town Meeting Warrant 2018, Bridgton, Me.
Town of Bridgton Maine Ordinances; Part 1, Bridgton, Me.
Town of Bridgton Maine Ordinances; Part 2, Bridgton, Me.
Town of Bristol Maine Ordinances, Bristol, Me.
Town of Brooksville Maine Ordinances, Brooksville, Me.
2018 Brownfield Maine Town Meeting Report, Brownfield, Me.
Town of Bucksport Maine Ordinances, Bucksport, Me.
Downtown Westbrook Facade Improvement Grant Program, CAI Technologies
Official Zoning Map City of Waterville, Kennebec County, Maine, CAI Technologies
Wayne Maine Zoning Map, CAI Technologies
Camden Maine 2018 Annual Report, Camden, Me.
Town of Camden Maine Ordinances, Camden, Me.
Town of Cape Elizabeth Maine Ordinances, Cape Elizabeth, Me.
Town of Carmel Maine Ordinances, Carmel, Me.
Town of Casco Maine Conservation Ordinance, Casco, Me.
Castine Maine 2018 Annual Report, Castine, Me.
Town of Chebeague Island Maine Ordinances, Chebeague Island, Me.
Town of Chelsea Maine 2018 Annual Report, Chelsea, Me.
Town of Chesterville Maine Ordinances, Chesterville, Me.
Town of Clinton Maine Annual Report 2018, Clinton, Me.
Cornish Maine Annual Report 2018, Cornish, Me.
Cranberry Isles Maine Zoning Ordinance, Cranberry Isles, Me.
Annual Report of the Town of Dayton Maine 2018, Dayton, Me.
Town of Dayton Maine Ordinances, Dayton, Me.
Town of Dedham Maine Annual Report 2017/2018, Dedham, Me.
Town of Dedham Maine Ordinances, Dedham, Me.
Town of Denmark Maine Annual Report 2018, Denmark, Me.
Town of Dixfield Maine Ordinances, Dixfield, Me.
Town of Dixmont Maine Ordinances, Dixmont, Me.
Town of Dresden Maine Annual Report 2018, Dresden, Me.
Town of Eagle Lake Municipal Report 2017-2018, Eagle Lake, Me.
Eastport Maine Comprehensive Plan, Eastport, Me.
2017-2018 Municipal Officers Eddington Maine Annual Report, Eddington, Me.
Town of Edgecomb Maine Ordinances, Edgecomb, Me.
Town of Enfield Annual Report 2017-2018, Enfield, Me.
Town of Fairfield Maine Ordinances, Fairfield, Me.
Town of Falmouth Maine Ordinances, Falmouth, Me.
Town of Farmingdale Town Meeting Warrant and Minutes 2018, Farmingdale, Me.
Town of Farmington Annual Town Report 2018, Farmington, Me.
Town of Farmington Maine Ordinances, Farmington, Me.
Town of Freedom Maine Ordinances, Freedom, Me.
Town of Frenchville Maine Town Meeting Report 2018, Frenchville, Me.
Gardiner Maine Land Use Ordinance, Gardiner, Me.
Town of Georgetown Maine Ordinances, Georgetown, Me.
City of Westbrook, Maine Street Index Map, GIS Mapping & Analysis
Town of Glenburn Maine Ordinances, Glenburn, Me.
Town of Gorham Maine Ordinances, Gorham, Me.
Town of Gray Maine Ordinances, Gray, Me.
Town of Greenwood Maine Ordinances, Greenwood, Me.
City of Hallowell Maine Ordinances, Hallowell, Me.
Town of Hampden Maine Ordinances, Hampden, Me.
Town of Harpswell Maine Ordinances, Harpswell, Me.
Town of Harrison, Maine 2018 Town Audit Report, Harrison, Me.
Town of Harrison Maine Ordinances, Harrison, Me.
Town of Hartland Maine Annual Audit Report 2018, Hartland, Me.
Town of Hebron Maine Ordinances, Hebron, Me.
Town of Hiram Maine Ordinances, Hiram, Me.
Town of Hope 2018 Annual Report, Hope, Me.
Town of Houlton Maine Zoning Ordinance, Houlton, Me.
Town of Howland Maine Charter; Amended 2018, Howland, Me.
Town of Islesboro Maine Annual Report 2017-2018, Islesboro, Me.
Property Maps Woodstock Maine, James W. Sewall Co. and John E. O'Donnell & Associates
Town of Jay Maine Ordinances, Jay, Me.
Town of Kennebunkport Maine Ordinances, Kennebunkport, Me.
Keoka Lake Association Newsletter, Keoka Lake Association
2017-2018 Annual Report for the Town of Kittery, Maine, Kittery, Me.
Town of Lamoine Maine Ordinances, Lamoine, Me.
Town of Lebanon Maine Ordinances, Lebanon, Me.
Zoning and Land Use Ordinance Town of Leeds, Leeds, Me.
City of Lewiston Maine Ordinances, Lewiston, Me.