Brewer News

Brewer News


Brewer makes “Top Ten” in Maine for single-family homes sales

Brewer’s debut on the hottest towns list is also an outlier — the only town in the top 10 this year that’s not in the southern half of the state. The Penobscot County city of 9,000, across the Penobscot River from Bangor, had a 17.4% increase in home sales between 2019 and 2020. Its median sales price […]

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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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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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Trash rules reminder

Please remember during this difficult period that residents must continue to follow all rules and regulations when putting household trash out. Although the City has suspended trash tags until further notice, all trash needs to be in trash bags and cardboard stacked neatly next to it. For questions regarding what you can and cannot place […]

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Drop-off box installed at Brewer City Hall

Brewer City Hall now has a drop box located outside of the lower level door (the one facing Main Street) where Brewer residents and taxpayers can leave water, sewer, tax, and other payments any time of day.  Please be sure to include the customer’s name, the property location and/or account number, and your phone number […]

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