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Upcoming Events

Mon 09

River Valley Rotary Club Meeting

December 9 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Mon 09

Park & Recreation Commission Meeting

December 9 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Mon 09

Regional School Unit 10

December 9 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Tue 10

Rumford Public Library Holiday Party

December 10 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Wed 11

Med-Care Board Meeting

December 11 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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Welcome to the Town of Rumford, Maine

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 ND Paper Company as its largest employer. Rumford is a...

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Parking Ban in effect for Monday night into Tuesday morning. Parking on any public street or right-of-way, between the hours of 11:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. is illegal if it interferes with the removal of snow. Parking is allowed for a period of up to two hours during that time provided there is no interference with snow removal.

Any vehicle found in violation of the above ordinance will be towed at the owner’s expense.

2020-2021 Transfer Station Decals are now available

Previously issued decals will expire on December 31, 2019.


NOTICE is hereby given that the Town of Rumford is accepting applications for Poland Spring Community Benefits Fund Committee Members.

The mission of the Fund is to accept and invest donations from Nestle Waters made pursuant to the Community Benefits Agreement and use the interest from such investments to fund community projects that benefit Rumford, such as but not limited to source water protection, health and welfare, and recreation.

The Committee shall consist of five (5) voting members appointed by the Board of Selectmen for a term of three (3) years, each of whom shall be a resident of Rumford. For the initial Committee, the Selectmen shall designate two (2) members whose terms shall end after one (1) year, two (2) members whose terms shall end after two (2) years, and one member whose term shall end after three (3) years. After these initial terms, all Committee members shall serve three (3) year terms upon appointment. Members shall consult periodically with both the Finance Director and Town Treasurer regarding the management of the Fund. Members shall meet quarterly or as called by the Chairperson. Regular meetings shall also be held as provided the Ordinances of the Town.

No voting member of the Committee shall maintain employment with the Town of Rumford during his or her term.

The Committee shall manage the Fund only in a manner consistent with prudent investing principles. The Committee shall have such powers and duties as may be granted and imposed by the provisions of the adopted by-laws and the ordinances of the Town. The Committee shall take actions by a majority vote, in awarding grants from the Fund.

Candidate Applications may be obtained in the Town Manager’s Office
145 Congress St.
*Applications CLOSE, Friday, November 29, 2019 at 4:00 p.m.*

Scott Cole
Interim Town Manager


Pursuant to 17 M.R.S.A. § § 2851-2859
(Dangerous Buildings)

Notice is hereby given that the Municipal Officers will hold a Dangerous Building Hearing on November 14, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. in the Rumford Falls Auditorium of the Municipal Building to determine whether the building located at: 

551 Prospect Avenue, Rumford, Maine 04276, Map 124 Lot 120 is dangerous or a nuisance. 

20 Byron Street, Rumford Maine 04276, Map 113 Lot 279 is dangerous or a nuisance. 

The properties are of the current Tax Maps of the Town of Rumford, Maine on file at 145 Congress Street, and is a dangerous or a nuisance within the meaning of 17 M.R.S.A. § 2851.

The Municipal Officers Town of Rumford, Maine

Click here to view November 14, 2019 Dangerous Building Agenda