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Posted on: June 29, 2022

May Street Traffic Feedback

May Street Traffic Meeting Information and Map

May Street residents and users are invited to address the City of Biddeford’s Policy Committee about traffic concerns in their neighborhood at their 5:00 p.m. meeting on July 11. Those who attend will also have the opportunity to share ideas on ...

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Posted on: June 13, 2022

New Hours at City Hall Begin on June 27

City Hall Hours as of June 27, 2022

City Hall will be open to the public on a new schedule beginning on Monday, June 27.

Monday and Tuesday Hours: 7 AM to 5 PM

Wednesday and Thursday Hours: 8 AM to 4 PM

Friday: Closed

By adding additional hours on Monday and Tuesday, we hope to accommo...

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Posted on: June 30, 2022

Blood Drive at Community Center on July 12

Blood Drive Poster

The City of Biddeford will host a community blood drive in partnership with the American Red Cross of Northern New England on Tuesday, July 12, 2022.

The City’s inspiration for hosting the upcoming Blood Drive is Kenny, a four-year-old Biddeford resident w...

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Posted on: June 28, 2022

Avian Influenza Affecting Local Bird Population

Biddeford Pool Convent Beach

The Northeast is currently experiencing an outbreak of Highly Pathogen Avian Influenza, more commonly known as bird flu. Many communities in our area are seeing high numbers of dead or dying birds on beaches that have been affected by the flu.If you find ...
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Posted on: June 1, 2022

Mayor’s Task Force Seeks Community Feedback on Housing Affordability in Biddeford

Aerial photo of Biddeford and description of Housing Task Force Survey

The Mayor’s Affordable Housing Task Force is seeking community input on housing affordability in Biddeford.

A new survey, available on the City’s new citizen engagement platform Our Biddeford, asks those who live in Biddeford or want to...

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Posted on: June 15, 2022

6/14/22 State Primary Election & Municipal School Budget Validation Referendum Election Results

The City of Biddeford's June 14, 2022 State Primary Election & Municipal School Budget Validation Referendum Election Results are now available.

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Posted on: June 17, 2022

Public Comment Period and Public Hearing: CDBG Year 5 Action Plan

CITY OF BIDDEFORD

Planning and Development Department Notice of Public Hearing 

UPDATED TO ADD PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE ON JUNE 22, 2022

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

Community Development Block Grant (CDBG)

Entitlement Program

CDBG Yea...

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Posted on: June 2, 2022

City Manager Nominates Next Planning and Development Director

Gregory Mitchell, Acting Planning and Development Director

City Manager James Bennett has asked the City Council to support his nomination of Gregory Mitchell as the City of Biddeford’s next Planning and Development Director. 

Mitchell began providing economic development consulting services to ...

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Posted on: May 24, 2022

City of Biddeford’s Bond Rating Upgraded by Moody’s, S&P

The City of Biddeford’s bond rating was upgraded by S&P Global Ratings to AA and Moody’s Investors Service to AA3 this month. The City’s outlook is considered “stable”.

Ratings are published by credit r...

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Posted on: February 28, 2022

Purchase a Beach Permit Online

Fortune's Rocks Beach at Sunset

We are excited to be offering residents a new online service for purchasing beach permits in 2022! 

To purchase a resident beach permit online, you must attach/upload a copy of a VALID vehicle registration for the vehicle(s) listed on the permit. ...

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Posted on: May 12, 2022

Resident Commercial Shellfish Licenses

The City of Biddeford will have One Resident Commercial and One Over-62 Years Old Resident Commercial Shellfish Licenses available for the 2022/2023 Shellfish Season. The City Clerk’s Office will be t...

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Posted on: May 1, 2022

Online Fire Permits

A campfire in a fire pit.

The Biddeford Fire Department will now offer burning permits for residents online at no charge.

Fire permits are required for all campfires, beach campfires, and open burning (slash, brush, or grass fires) in Biddeford. The Department previously only issue...

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Posted on: April 21, 2022

Recycling Contamination Audit Information

Biddeford’s recycling contamination rate is 19.4%, an audit by Casella Waste Management earlier this month revealed.

In early April, Casella, the City of Biddeford’s Curbside Recycling provider, audited Biddeford’s curbside re...

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Posted on: February 22, 2022

Fiscal Year 2023 Budget Information

FY23 Budget Calendar

Biddeford community members are invited to provide public comment to the City Council on the proposed Fiscal Year 2023 Municipal and School Budgets at the Budget Committee Meeting scheduled for Thursday, March 24 at 5:30 p.m. The hearing will be held in a...

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