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Posted on: April 30, 2021

Burn Permits Being Issued Again

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Since the rain is falling all over the State of Maine, (shhh even some snow)

The online permit system will be opened back up and we can resume normal outdoor burning. 

Thank you for your patience.

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Posted on: May 10, 2021

Reporting Old Town Paper Mill Odor Events

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Use the form on the NP Paper website to report a complaint regarding odors, noises or other types of concerns that you have experienced near any of ND Paper's Old Town location. This form will be reviewed by an employee of ND Paper.

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Posted on: April 23, 2021

New Town Office Hours starting May 3, 2021

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Beginning 05/03/2021, the Orono Town Office will be open Monday - Thursday, 7:30am - 5:30pm. 

We will continue to take appointments and allow limited walk-ins (walk-ins will be served on a one-at-a-time basis). 

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Posted on: March 17, 2021

Become A Hospice Volunteer

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Become a hospice volunteer and make a difference.

Hold a hand, lend an ear, run an errand, or provide a comforting presence. If you are a compassionate, reliable individual with a sincere desire to help, we encourage you to join our team of valued Northern...

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Posted on: February 23, 2021

The Town of Orono has an opening on the Orono Tree Board!


Tree Board members serve in three-year terms advising Orono’s Public Works Director/Tree Warden on matters related to managing the Town’s public tree program.  This involves evaluating the health of trees; planting trees; coll...

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Posted on: February 23, 2021

Planning Board Associate Member Seats Available


The Town of Orono seeks residents interested in serving on the Planning Board. There are currently two Associate Member seats available. One of the key functions of the Planning Board is to review projects that are required to go through the site plan rev...

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Posted on: February 16, 2021


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Updated: February 26, 2021 

Maine's vaccination strategy is moving to an age-based approach to eligibility effective March 3, 2021. Details of this approach are here.

The Town of Orono wants to make sure that our seniors have access to the...

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