July 01, 2015
Bingham Town Office
13 Murray Street
Bingham, ME 04920
Monday - Friday:
8AM-12PM : 1PM-4:15PM
Tuesdays at 7PM
At Town Office
P.O. Box 652
Bingham, Me. 04920
7AM - 4PM
11AM - 7PM
Saturday, Sunday, Monday
7AM - 4 PM
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.
Learn more about the Revere Bell
atop the Old Free Meeting House
Bingham Local Events
Please note local events are not Town Sponsored
The Transfer Station is now on SUMMER Hours Saturday, Sunday 7am to 4pm & Monday 11am to 7pm
2015 Event Calendar
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The Board of Selectmen for the Town of Bingham will hold a public hearing at 7p.m., on Wednesday, June 17th, 2015, at Quimby Middle School 263 Main Street, Bingham Maine. The Board will receive public comments on the Proposed Town of Bingham Ordinance titled "Local Food and Community Self-Governance Ordinance"
A copy of the proposed Ordinance is on file with the Town Clerk and may be reviewed during normal business hours.
Interested residents are invited to attend the hearing and to be heard at that time.
Town of Bingham, Maine
Notice of Foreclosure Sale
The Board of Selectmen of the Town of Bingham is accepting bids for the purchase of the municipality's interest in (1) tax acquired property. Each bid must be in writing and in a sealed envelope marked "Foreclosure sale bid # 1" on the outside. All bids must be received by the Selectmen's Office no later than 4:00 p.m. on June 30th, 2015. Late bids will not be opened or considered.
Each bid must include the bidder's 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 bider's name)", in an amount equal to or greater than 20% of the bidder's bid price. Each successful bidder's 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 7:00pm on June 30th, 2015 at the Municipal Building. Bids may be accepted by the Selectmen at their regular Selectmen's Meeting on June 30th, 2015 at 7:00p.m. The Board of Selectmen reserves the right to reject any and all bids. Each succesful 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 bider fails, for any reason, to complete the purchase in the time stated, the bid acceptance is void and the bidder's deposit shall be forfeited to the Town. The Board of Selectmen may thereafter negotiate a sale of the property with any or all unsuccessfull bidders.
The property for sale is described as follows:
(Bid #1, Map 7, Lot 63, 33 Meadow St in town lot)
Minimum Bid Price: Must cover all taxes due plus interest, penalties and costs.
The tax maps and other public information concerning the property may be reviewed at the Town Office during normal business hours, which are: Monday through Friday 8:00am to 12:00 Noon and 1:00pm to 4:00pm.
Town of Bingham
PO Box 652
Bingham, Me 04920
FAMILY FUN WEEK
July 19, 2015 Sunday 10am Community Church Service at the Old Free Meeting House
July 19, 2015 Sunday 4pm Community Variety Show at Quimby School
July 22, 2015 Wednesday 6:30pm Ice Cream Social at the Gazebo behind Quimby School
July 25, 2015 Saturday 8am Registration for the Fun Run
July 25, 2015 Saturday 10am to 4pm Kids Day behind Quimby School
July 25, 2015 Saturday Fireworks at North Country Rivers
July 26, 2015 Sunday 10am Paddle Down the River
Dates and times are subject to change.
Bingham Union Library Tue 1-7pm, Wed 1-5pm, Thu 1-5pm
State of Maine Department of Motor Vehicle Mobile Unit 2nd Thursday of the month, May 14, June 11, July 9 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