having a PUMPKIN walk on October 29 & 30th , 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM at the PLAISTED preserve (kids please bring your parents). 
If you want to carve a pumpkin or have some carved and would like to donate them for this event it would be welcomed.

are available at the Town Office.   You can vote in person or fill out an application to take them home.
Click here to view Ballot

The new dog tags are available.  $6.00 for spayed and neutered/$11.00 for attached.

Starting the week of October 4, 2021, the new hours will be Monday 3 to 5 PM and Thursdays 1:30 to 5 PM.  Closed on Fridays.

As off October 1, 2021 our Town Office days and hours will be changing.  We will be open Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 8 to 5.  We will be closed on Friday.

With the current increase in COVID 19 Infections we are Mandating that you put on a mask before entering this building.  Lets all stay healthy and considerate.
Thank you for understanding.

We finally have the capability of registering your vehicles on-line.  Please use the link below to start the process:
Once you've completed it, within a few days, you will receive your registration and stickers in the mail from the State

has a page on the Town's Website where you can learn about its mission, membersip, news and events, and an inventory of the Town's parks, public lands and walking trails, and their features.  Click on "Community" and then "Conservation Commission".


The Library will be open on Wednesdays, from 4 PM to 7 PM and Saturdays, 10 AM to 2 PM.  Pat Stephen is the Librarian.


The second installment is due and payable March 16, 2021 and the interest will be charged at 8.00% annually on all accounts unpaid November 16, 2021.

The Cemetery Committee

The Cemetery Committee is looking for new members. Please contact (594-7434) the Owls Head Town Office if you are interested.

2020 Mooring Fees

$50.00 Year Round Resident per year
$100.00 Non-Resident per year
(Year Round Resident of Owls Head)


Fire Department

Emergency Number 911 or 596-6552
Business Number: 596-7167

Frank Ross, Fire Chief, 594-4076

Donald Pierce, Deputy Fire Chief
John Gamage, Assistant Fire Chief

The Owls Head Fire Department has 28 members, which includes fire fighters, emergency medical technicians and fire police. The department presently responds with five apparatus. A mini and a midi pumper, two pumper/tankers and a pumper/support truck. The department is a member of the Knox County Mutual Aid Association in which the 17 member towns support each other with equipment and personnel in cases of emergency.

Business Meetings are held on the first Monday of each month at 6:30 pm.

Drills are conducted on the third Monday of each month at 6:30 pm, and by special announcement.

Active members are required to attend training sessions, both by law and for their own safety.

Outdoor Fires

All outdoor fires regardless of size require a written burning permit on their person. Fires for cooking, warming, burning brush, grass, debris or incinerators fall into this category. Permits are issued free of charge by the Town Fire Warden or Deputy Warden.

For information on burning or to obtain a burning permit call the following people:

Frank Ross, Town Warden 594-4076

Burning is permitted at the following times with a written permit:

After 5:00 pm unless raining or snow covered ground and other wind conditions.

All burning permits are issued the day of the burn and are dependent upon the wind and weather conditions, time of day, length of burn, materials being burned, the number of fire permits issued for that day, and the number of personnel available in town.

911 Building Numbering

Dear Building Owner of Owls Head;

The following are instructions for the new Enhanced 911 house and rural mail delivery numbering. The reason for the change is, of course, so that responders can find your residence in case of an emergency.

All owners of structures shall place the number assigned to that structure within sixty (60) days of the official notice date of October 1, 1999. Assigned numbers shall be posted in the following manner:

a. Number on the Structure or Residence. Where the residence or structure is within fifty (50) feet of the edge of the road right-of-way, the assigned number shall be displayed on the front (facing that road) of the residence or structure near the entry door.

b. Number at the Street Line. Where the residence or structure is over fifty (50) feet from the road right-of-way, the assigned number shall be displayed on a post, fence, wall, mail box, or on some structure at the property line next to the walk or access drive to the residence or structure. Note – lf a mail box is being used to post an address point. The mail box shall be the only one present and shall be on the same side of the road as the residence or structure. Numbers shall be four (4) inches minimum in height.

 b.1. For Rural Mail Delivery. If mail is delivered by rural carrier the mail box owner or person responsible shall also place their house number (and street name if the box is off premise) on his/her mail box.  Note – HC or HCR numbers will no longer be used.

c. Size and Color of Numbers. Numbers shall be displayed in a contrasting color and a minimum of four (4) inches in height, six (6) inch preferred, bold block type, and shall be plainly visible from the road when approaching from either direction. Note – in most cases brass, gold, silver or chrome numbers are not acceptable unless on very dark or black backgrounds. Reflective material is highly recommended.

c.l. Numbers and road names on mail boxes not being used for building identification are not required to be four (4) inch in height. [off premise and/or multiple mail boxes]

d. Every person whose duty it is to display the assigned numbers shall remove any and all different numbers that might be mistaken for, or confused with, the numbers assigned in conformance with this ordinance.

e. Interior Location. All residents and other occupants are requested to post the assigned numbers and road name next to their telephone for emergency reference.

New Construction. Whenever any residence or other structure is constructed or developed it shall be the responsibility of the new owner to obtain an assigned number from the Owls Head Fire Dept. [Chief Frank Ross @ 207-594-4076]. Numbers shall be posted before occupancy of the building takes place.

911 Road Street Map

Town Office

Physical Address:
Town of Owls Head
224 Ash Point Drive
Owls Head, ME 04854
Fax 207-594-7598

Mailing Address:
Town of Owls Head
224 Ash Point Drive
Owls Head, ME 04854

Cash, Check or Credit Card (2.5 percent fee on credit cards)

Office Hours

M - 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

T - 8:00 AM to 5:00PM

W - 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

TH - 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

F - Closed

Quick Contacts


Eleanor Stone


Tax Collector:

Susan Wilson


Town Clerk:

Susan Wilson



Pamela Curtis


Holidays 2021

New Year's Day
December 31

Martin Luther King Day
January 18

President’s Day
February 15

Patriot’s Day
April 19

Memorial Day
May 31

Independence Day
July 5

Labor Day
September 6

Indigenous People Day
October 11

Veteran’s Day
November 12

November 25-26

December 24

Contact Us

Physical Address:
Town of Owls Head
224 Ash Point Drive
Owls Head, ME 04854
Fax 207-594-7598

Mailing Address:
Town of Owls Head
224 Ash Point Drive
Owls Head, ME 04854