FY 2014 Annual Report
Penobscot ATV Off-Road Riders Application
Search for a Town Clerk / Office Manager / Registrar under way...
The Town is currently seeking a Town Clerk / Office Manager / Registrar. To view the advertisement, please visit the Employment page. Application materials are due by February 4th at 5:00PM.
Rabies Clinic being held on January 17th!
The Chester Animal Hospital will be hosting a Rabies Clinic on Saturday, January 17th from 9-11AM at their location in Chester. A late fee of $25.00 will be applied to any dog license which is purchased starting February 1st.
Public Hearing - January 12th at 7PM
There will be a public hearing held on Monday, January 12th during the regular Town Council business meeting at 7PM to discuss the proposed amendments to the Municipal Code, Sections 1000-1003 and the Schedule of Fees. These changes deal with the Records Dept, Elections and Municipal Business Licensing. A copy of proposed amendments are available upon request at the Town Office and maybe found on the Town Council's webpage, once agenda materials are posted. Any written comments about these proposed amendments, may be sent along via email to Town Clerk, Shelly J. Crosby at: email@example.com
Mid-Monthly News to begin starting Friday, December 19th!
For many years, the Town of Lincoln released a "Weekly News" every week which highlighted department activities. This Friday shall mark the first re-release of those highlights which will be done on a monthly basis the third week. Please visit the Weekly News/Monthly Reports page to catch up on what's happening in Lincoln!
Christmas Festivities a Success!
The Breakfast with Santa, Holiday Parade and Annual Tree Lighting was a great success! Thank you to all those who participated or volunteered...
West Broadway Widening was approved by Voters!
The Town of Lincoln held informational meetings on the West Broadway Widening Project and on 11/4/2014 registered voters approved the project. To view the slideshow and handouts given during the previous meetings, please click on the following: Lincoln TIF Program Explained, Map of TIF Districts, and West Broadway Project Summary.
New Tax Bill Due Date
Per the Town Council vote taken on October 20th the tax bills will be due on December 15th. Taxpayers who would like to still make payments in November may still do so. Should you have questions, please contact our office at 794-3372!
TIPSOFT Program now available...
The Lincoln Police Department is collaborating with the Partnership for a Healthy Northern Penobscot (PHNP) to offer a TIPSOFT program for concerned residents to text into the department about crimes. To learn more about the program and how it works, please click here!
Lincoln: Business Friendly
Lincoln Lakes Region Chamber of Commerce and Ruth Birtz, Economic Development Assistant for the Town of Lincoln were successful in their application for designation by
Governor LePage as a "Business Friendly Community". This is the first round of designations and the Town and Chamber should be proud of this accomplishment.
Click here to view the official notification from the Department of Economic and Community Development.
Online Tax Records
On-line tax records will include a photograph of the property. Property owners who do not want their property displayed on-line may fill out a "Do Not Publish" form and submit it to the Tax Assessor's office. Click here to download a form.
Know Your Property Tax Exemptions
If you haven't already, you should file for your $10,000 Homestead Exemption reduction in the valuation of your residence--it's an average annual savings of $201.20. Also, if you haven't already, you should file for your $6,000 Veterans Exemption--it's an average annual savings of $120.72. To see if you qualify for either exemption, call or contact Ruth Birtz at the Town Office. Click here to view the online application forms that are available through the State of Maine.
Lincoln - Home of 13 Lakes
Downtown Lincoln - Penquis Building
Christmas in Downtown Lincoln!
Looking to start a business?
An arial view of the Downtown area.
All roads lead to Lincoln!
A place to relax by the Lake!
Thank you for keeping us free!