FY 2013 Annual Report
Penobscot ATV Off-Road Riders Application
Fall REC Programs Brochure is Out!
Are you interested in the Recreation Fall Programming? Is so, be sure to check out the 2014 Program brochure. To view the brochure, please click here!
Request for Proposals - Town Office being Accepted!
The Town Council is once agian seeking RRP's for a new Town Office which are due back by August 15, 2014 by 2:00PM. Questions may be directed to Interim Town Manager, Ronald Weatherbee. To view the formal RFP, please click here!
Lincoln's Homecoming is a Success - Fun Times!
The Town of Lincoln would like to thank all those who worked diligently on this year's Homecoming Festival - Lincoln celebrates 185 years! Lincoln's streets/lakes/parks and homes were filled with laughter as many activities were held including the first Redneck Regatta! Special thanks to Lincoln Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce for organizing this fantastic event. The Roaming Railroad, provided by Katahdin Cellular - US Cellular once again gave rides to hundreds of visitors and Lenny & the Mizfits/Sean Chambers preformed before the sky was ablaze with spectacular Fireworks! Grand Marshall Harley Sproul led the parade while Penobscot Valley Hospital was selected as Best Overall by our judges! To view the parade results, please click here! More details to come as wrap-up continues...
Our Town website is now connected to a Google Calendar so that all meetings are tracked. To view the calendar, click the Calendar of Events located on the left. Public Notices/Special & Regular Meetings as well as Committee work will be added when details are available! To see meeting details, click the meeting time... It's that easy!
Municipal Offices to close on July 4th...
All Municipal Offices will be closed on Friday, July 4th to enjoy Independance Day. The Town of Lincoln would like to wish everyone a safe and happy holiday!
UV Index is high - Use discretion...
The Cemetery, Parks & Recreation Dept. is asking parents to use their discretion when sending children to summer programs. Practice good safety measures, such as : Apply sunscreen and pack water and snacks to replenish fluids. Program participation is not mandatory and parents may opt to keep children home, should the temperatures continue to climb.
Town requesting bids for Tree Thinning...
The Town of Lincoln is currently accepting bids until July 9, 2014 for Tree Thinning on walking trails which will enhance recreational opportunities for the Lincoln community. To view the bid specifics, please click here.
Homecoming Crafters Wanted...
Crafters are being sought for the 2014 Homecoming Craft Fair. The location for this fair will be in the Parking Lot accross from the Congregational Church (19 School St.). The date is Saturday, July 19th from 9-5pm. To view the details and print the application, please click here!
FY2015 Budget Adopted 6/16.
The FY2015 Budget Committee is commended for their service in reviewing all department budgets! Following their work, the Town Council reviewed the draft budget through a series of public hearings/workshops on June 2nd, June 9th and June 16th.
On June 16th, a Special Town Council Workshop was held and in which the FY2015 draft budget was adopted. This new budget shall begin on July 1st.
The complete FY2015 budget is available to the public for review at the Town Office and also electronically on the Town Council's webpage. For further questions, please contact the Town Office at 794-3372.
The Primary Election Results are in!
Special thanks is expressed to all those who participated in today's Election. To view the results for the Lincoln Primary and the RSU No.67 Budget Validation Vote, please click here!
Lincoln's Homecoming Festival will be July 17th - 20th!
Bangor Natural Gas Public Announcement
Bangor Natural Gas has released a public announcement about the pipeline project. To view their statements, please click here.
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!
2014 Trash Passes available!
The 2014 Trash Passes for the Lincoln Transfer Station are available for a price of $20 per household. Additional passes are free with proof of registration. Passes must be displayed on the windshield of each resident who uses the facility by February 1st. To save time, residents should bring their motor vehicle registration or plate number with them. Businesses will purchase the same pass until the Town Council finalizes the commercial fees in February. To view the Transfer Station brochure which futher explains the facility use, 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!