Welcome to the website for the Town of Litchfield, Maine. Litchfield is located 16 miles southwest of Augusta in southern Kennebec County. The current estimate of population (in 2010) is 3,624.
Early settlement of the town began before the Revolutionary War and occurred around the ponds, lakes, and streams. In 1793, the Town was organized as a political entity as Smithfield Plantation. In 1795, the Plantation successfully petitioned the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and became incorporated as the Town of Litchfield.
To download a map of Litchfield, click on: MAP link
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The Select Board will hold a Select Board meeting at 3 p.m., on Thu., Sep. 3, 2015, at the Town Office to discuss the following:
Ferrin Road Culvert Engineering Needs
2015 Tax Commitment Workshop
Planning Board Meeting
No meeting in September.
Litchfield Town Office, Thu., Oct. 1, 5:30 p.m.
The Code Enforcement Officer and Plumbing Inspector (Steve Ochmanski) will be out of the office on vacation the following dates and unavailable:
Mondays, September 7, 14, 21, and 28
Mondays, October 5, 12, 19, 26
Thursday, November 12
RSU4 – Bus Drivers Wanted
WANTED: RSU4 is looking for bus drivers. Check the RSU4 website (click here: RSU #4 Website)
for a description and “non-teaching application” under RSU #4 Info-Employment.
Road and Bridge Information:
Road Postings: No Litchfield roads are posted at this time.
Road Work: The Libby RD paving project starts Tue., Sep. 1, 2015.
Bridge Work: Lunts Hill Road Bridge – The bridge is closed at this time. FMI: Access the Road Commissioner page (Road Commissioner), and use the link (Lunts Hill Road Bridge) under the Maine Turnpike Authority Project Notices heading to access progress updates.
Bridge Work: Wharf Bridge – The bridge spanning Cobbossee Stream where Stevenstown RD crosses the stream, will be closed Wed., July 15, at 6:30 a.m. for necessary repairs. The closure is expected to last for 3 weeks. Traffic will be detoured onto local roads. FMI: Access the Road Commissioner page (Road Commissioner), and use the link (DOT Projects) under the DOT Project Notices heading to access background information.
Fire Department Information
For information about volunteering, visit the department’s page by clicking here: Fire Department
Final 2013 Comprehensive Plan
Click on the following link to view the final 2013 Comprehensive Plan, adopted at the 2013 town meeting: Final 2013 Comprehensive Plan
Litchfield Town Office
2400 Hallowell Road
Litchfield, Maine 04350
Telephone (207)268-4721 Fax (207)268-2196
Monday 8:30am – 7:00pm
Tuesday 8:30am – 6:00pm
Wednesday 8:30am – 6:00pm
Thursday 8:30am – 6:00pm
To apply to work for the Town of Litchfield, download the application here.
For help or general information please visit our General Assistance Information page.
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