December 26, 2014

Bingham Town Office
13 Murray Street
Bingham, ME 04920

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday:
8AM-12PM : 1PM-4:15PM

Selectmen Meetings:
Tuesdays at 7PM
At Town Office

Phone: 207-672-5519
Fax: 207-672-3080

Mailing address:
P.O. Box 652
Bingham, Me. 04920

Transfer Station
Summer Hours:
Saturday, Sunday
7AM - 4PM
11AM - 7PM

Transfer Station
Winter Hours:
Saturday, Sunday, Monday
7AM - 4 PM

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Bingham, Maine

Located in Somerset County, Maine, Bingham is a town of more than 250 families along the Kennebec River, about 4 miles from Wyman Lake. Named for landowner William Bingham, the town was established in 1812.

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Bingham Local Events

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The Board of Selectmen of the Town of Bingham is accepting bids for the purchase of the municipalitys interest in (9) tax acquired properties. Each bid must be in writing and in a sealed envelope marked Foreclosure sale bid #1,#2, #3, #4, #5, #6 on the outside. All bids must be received by the Selectmens Office no later than 4:00 p.m. on January 2nd, 2015. Late bids will not be opened or considered.

Each bid must include the bidders name, mailing address and phone number and must be accompanied by a deposit in the form of a certified check or money order made payable to Town of Bingham or __________ (the bidders name), in an amount equal to or greater than 20% of the bidders price. Each successful bidders deposit will be credited to the total purchase price for that parcel. Deposits will be returned to the unsuccessful bidders. Any bid which does not contain the proper deposit will be rejected.

Bids will be opened and reviewed at 7:00 p.m. on January 6th, 2015 at the municipal building. Bids may be accepted by the Selectmen at their regular Selectmens meeting on January 13th, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. The Board of Selectmen reserves the right to reject any and all bids. Each successful bidder shall have 15 days from the date of the bid acceptance in which to complete the purchase. Each property will be conveyed by a quitclaim deed without covenants. In the event that a successful bidder fails for any reason, to complete the purchase in the time stated, the bid acceptance is void and the bidders deposit shall be forfeited to the Town. The Board of Selectmen may thereafter negotiate a sale of the property with any or all unsuccessful bidders.

The properties for sale are described as follows:

(Bid#1, Map R2 Lot 78-2 Land): (Bid #2, Map 5, Lot 73, (12 Bates St): (Bid #3, Map 5, Lot 48 (333 Main St.): (Bid #4, Map5 Lot 19, (31 Baker St.): (Bid #5, Map 5, Lot 65: (Bid #6, Map 2, Lots 15,16-1,17,18, (17 Nichols Hill Rd).

Minimum Bid Price: Must cover all taxes due plus interest, penalties and costs.

The tax maps and other public information concerning the properties may be reviewed at the Town Office during normal business hours, which are: Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 and 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

Town of Bingham
P.O.Box 652
Bingham, Maine 04920

Bingham Union Library Summer Hours Begin June 17th: Monday 2-5, Tuesday 2-7, Wednesday 2-5, Thursday 2-5
Knitting group is now meeting on Wednesday evenings from 6pm to 7:30pm. At the Bingham Library. All ages and abilities welcome.

State of Maine Department of Motor Vehicle Mobile Unit 2nd Thursday of the month, Sept 11, 2014 : Oct 9: Nov 13: Dec 11 the Bureau of Motor Vehicle will be at the Bingham Town Hall from 10:30am to 1:00pm and 2:00pm to 3:00pm Location: 13 Murray Street, Bingham Maine 04920

AA Meeting Friday nights, doors open at 6pm meetings are from 7pm to 8pm at the Bingham Town Hall. 13 Murray St

Bingham Water District holds monthly meetings on the last Monday of the month at 7:00pm located at the Bingham Water District at 61 Rollins Street, Bingham Maine (unless otherwise postponed due to weather) annual meeting which is July 24, 2014 located at Bingham Town Hall at 13 Murray Street
Office hours: Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday 8:00am to 2:00pm Tele: (207) 672-3621