The present town of Rumford was settled as New Pennacook in 1774 as a farming community and became incorporated as Rumford in 1800. Since that time it has become the business center of the region with the Catalyst Paper Company as its largest employer. Rumford is a...read more
Nominations for the Citizen of the Year Award are being taken. Please send a short narrative listing the accomplishments of your nominee and why you believe they should be recognized. Nominations are due at the Town Manager’s Office by June 12, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.
A free workshop will be held to find out how historic tax credits can help restore properties on The Island and Strathglass Park areas. Click here for further information.
Please click on any of the following links to see proposed changes to the Town Ordinances and
Charter. These changes are all on the Annual Town Warrant; however, due to the length of some changes, the full text is available below. The Annual Town Meeting will be held on June 5, 2017 at Mountain Valley High School where comments and questions are welcomed. Voting for the proposed changes below will take place at the American Legion on June 13, 2017.
The Annual Town Meeting will be held on June 5, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. at Mountain Valley High School and the Annual Town Elections will be held on June 13, 2017 from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the American Legion Hall. The Annual Town Warrant is available by clicking here.
The Town of Rumford has a newly created facebook page! Please note that there may be one or more facebook pages showing the Town of Rumford when you search. The Town’s official facebook page shows an icon with the Town Clock logo. Events and activities may be sent to the administrator for posting. Please “Like” our page!
Please click here for a revised letter from Town Manager Linda-Jean Briggs regarding large scale water extraction.
Effective November 2, 2015
Applications for General Assistance will be taken by “Appointment Only” on Tuesday and Thursday by contacting the Welfare Director at 207-364-4576, Ext 219.
General Assistance Office Hours are:
Tuesday: 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Thursday: 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.