ANNOUNCEMENTS

OWLS HEAD CONSERVATION COMMITTEE IS
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.

ABSENTEE BALLOTS
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

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

CODE ENFORCEMENT OFFICER HOURS:
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.

OWLS HEAD TOWN OFFICE
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.

OWLS HEAD TOWN OFFICE
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.

RAPID RENEWAL
We finally have the capability of registering your vehicles on-line.  Please use the link below to start the process:
http://www1.maine.gov/online/bmv/rapid-renewal/
Once you've completed it, within a few days, you will receive your registration and stickers in the mail from the State

THE CONSERVATION COMMISSION NOW
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".

OWLS HEAD VILLAGE LIBRARY

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.

2020/2021 PROPERTY TAXES

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)

 

Stump Dump

OWLS HEAD BULK WASTE DISPOSAL FACILITY

Address:  Stellar Blossom Way
Owls Head, Maine  04854

(Behind the tennis courts) (effective October 1, 2017)

Hours:  Wednesdays & Saturdays 8:00 am to 4:00 pm – Closed Noon

Owls Head maintains its’ own Stump Dump which is available to the residents of the town.  Users of the stump dump must have a stump dump authorization sticker attached to the window of their vehicle, these free stickers can be picked up at the Town Office

MATERIALS ALLOWED IN THE DUMPSTER
Asphalt Shingles & Tarpaper, Sheetrock, vinyl Siding, Cardboard, Limited Amounts of Earthen Materials, Unclean Wood, Limited Numbers of Small Stumps, Household Furniture, Rugs, Mattresses, Porcelain and Fiberglass Plumbing Fixtures.

MATERIALS ALLOWED IN THE BURN PILE
Clean Wood (no paint), Trees and Logs cut not longer then 8 feet with limbs removed, Brush, and Un-Bagged Leaves and Grass.  (No other items shall be burned by State Law).

MATERIALS NOT PERMITTED IN THE FACILITY
Metals of any kind, Smaller Plastic Items, Tires, Batteries, Paper, Garbage, Trash, Paint or Paint Cans, Oil, or any other Toxic Material.

Universal waste items such as Thermometers, Thermostats, Light Bulbs/Tube, TVs and CRT Monitors.

All these items except batteries & oil go the solid waste facility in Thomaston.  Batteries and Oil may be recycled.  There are also several places in Owls Head who use drain oil for heating, and most scrap metal dealers will buy lead acid batteries.

CHARGES FOR MATERIALS DEPOSITED IN THE DUMPSTER

UP TO 3 CUBIC YARDS $10.00
3 UP TO 7 CUBIC YARDS $30.00
7 UP TO 12 CUBIC YARDS $200.00
OVER 12 CUBIC YARDS $350.00

(These charges may be accessed on a per load or a per day basis.)

Example:

Five 3 yard loads into the dumpster per day will be charged $350.00, not $50.00 for the five combined loads.  Four full sized pickup truck loads in one day will be charged as 7 to 12 yards of material.  We are physically limited to the amount of materials deposited per burn cycle.

Changes are necessary in order to make this facility at least partially support itself.  Users should also be aware that every item deposited in this facility, or any other place that it does not belong must be cleaned up with your tax dollars, and that illegal dumping, at this facility or on lands of another, is a Class E crime punishable by stiff fines and jail sentences.

NOTE:  Fee for dumping of burn pile items will be assessed by on-site attendant at time of dumping.

Burn Pile:
Clean wood with no paint, metal, plastic, glue & brush.

Compost Pile
Leaves, grass, pine needles and weeds from gardens are permitted.  Please remove from bags, they may not be bagged.  Please do not deposit rope, plastic, etc. because they will be in the finished compost used in gardens.

Dumpster
Building materials, wooden and upholstered furniture, radios, mattress & box springs, wooden & asphalt shingles, rope, wire, gutters, plumbing pipe & fixtures, fiberglass products, wallboard & paneling, rotten wood, small stumps, painted wood & wood with metal & nails, plastic & asphalt floor covering, carpeting.

Firewood Pile
Wood suitable for firewood.  Shall not be rotten or longer than 4 feet and must be limbed and able to be handled by one person.

Our license does not permit this facility to accept any amount of paper, cardboard, asbestos of any kind, anything in plastic, metal or glass containers, any liquids (paint, oil thinners, etc.), anything in paper or plastic pages, insulation, cardboard boxes or the bas and boxes themselves, microwave ovens, smoke detectors, anything wholly metal, fertilizers & pesticides, or any hazardous materials, garbage, trash or any animal wastes or remains.  It can also not accept wood or coal ashes unless they are tested first.  This facility does not accept fill of any kind.  It is strictly a transfer facility.

Notice
Brush and wood must be inside the 4 burn posts before you leave or the registered owner of the vehicle depositing it will be charged a $20.00 extra fee if you don’t put it on the pile.

Town Office

Physical Address:
Town of Owls Head
224 Ash Point Drive
Owls Head, ME 04854
207-594-7434
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

Secretary:

Eleanor Stone

EMAIL

Tax Collector:

Susan Wilson

EMAIL

Town Clerk:

Susan Wilson

EMAIL

Treasurer:

Pamela Curtis

EMAIL

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

Thanksgiving
November 25-26

Christmas
December 24

Contact Us

Physical Address:
Town of Owls Head
224 Ash Point Drive
Owls Head, ME 04854
207-594-7434
Fax 207-594-7598

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

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