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Brewer News


Labor Day, Monday, September 7th

The Joseph L. Ferris Community Center, Brewer Public Library, Brewer City Hall and other administrative offices will be closed Monday, September 7th, in observance of Labor Day. Brewer Public Safety – Brewer Police and Fire Departments are open 24/7. Call 911 for EMERGENCY CALLS. Call 989-7001 for NON-emergency calls. No household trash will be collected […]

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South Main Street paving update

Beginning at 8:00 PM Sunday August 30th, we will be installing surface pavement on South Main Street as part of the MaineDOT resurfacing project.  This project runs approximately from Elm Street to Abbott Street.  Overnight work is currently planned for Sunday (8/30), Monday (8/31), and Tuesday (9/1).  These dates are weather dependent.  This surface paving […]

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2020 November Election

The upcoming November election will be held at the Joseph L. Ferris Community Center (318 Wilson Street) on November 3rd. You will be able to vote in person. However, if you wish to request an absentee ballot please click here. Fill out the form and mail it to the below address.  You can also deliver […]

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South Main Street paving update

Beginning at 8:00 PM Sunday August 2nd, Northeast Paving will be milling the asphalt paving on South Main Street as part of the MaineDOT resurfacing project.  This project runs approximately from Elm Street to Abbott Street.  Milling operations are planned to occur Sunday and Monday night.  Weather permitting, Northeast Paving will be installing the first […]

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July 14, 2020 Primary/Special Referendum Election

The State Primary  and Special Referendum  Election will be held on Tuesday, July 14, 2020.  Voters must be enrolled in a political party to participate in the State Primary. All voters may participate in the Special Referendum Election. Sample Ballots: Democratic Primary  Ballot for District 128 Democratic Primary Ballot for District 129 Republican Primary Ballot […]

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Reminder! New trash rules effective July 6th!

In conjunction with the discontinuance of the pay as you throw tag program, the City has implemented guidelines for residents when placing trash curbside for collection. These rules go into effect Monday, July 6.    Over the next few weeks, the time that your household trash is picked up may fluctuate. Please be sure to have your trash […]

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Frequently asked questions about new trash program

What are the new rules for curbside pickup? All trash must be in bags, except cardboard as long as it is broken down to 2′ x 2′ or smaller and bundled. Each household is limited to 5 bags per week. Each bag must be no heavier than 40 pounds. Bags larger than 30 gallons in […]

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Brewer Landfill closed July 4th

Due to the Holiday, the Brewer Landfill will be closed Saturday, July 4th. We will re-open the third Saturday of the month, July 18th. The Tuesday Landfill hours will not be affected. For any questions regarding the Brewer Landfill please call our Public Works Department at 989-7800.

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Trash Tags No Longer Required

Temporary suspension of Brewer’s Pay As You Throw trash program is now permanent. All trash must be in bags, except cardboard as long as it is broken down to 2′ x 2′ or smaller and bundled. Each household is limited to 5 bags per week. Each bag must be no heavier than 40 pounds. Bags […]

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Assessing Department notice

The Assessing Department will be in different areas of the City taking photographs of properties to update its records over the next couple of weeks. City employees will not be interacting with residents (knocking on doors or approaching anyone) due to the social distancing requirements. Employees will be wearing badges to identify they are with […]

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