Learn About Solarize Mid Maine

SMMC

COME and LEARN about SOLARIZE MID MAINE on September 16 at 6:30. Room 141 in the Diamond Building of Colby College. Solarize Mid Maine Project: Sustain Mid Maine Coalition is going to sponsor and manage a Solarize Mid Maine project with the aim of reducing the cost of solar voltaic systems for residential and small… Read more »

Downtown Mini-Festival

What if the streets were parks? Come out to the intersection of Main Street and Temple Street in downtown Waterville for the afternoon on Thursday, (September 3) from 12-6pm, where the streets will be parks! As part of this mini-Festival hosted by Waterville Main Street, there will be games fit for everyone, music, places to… Read more »

Holiday – City Offices Closed (Sept. 7)

HOLIDAY CLOSING NOTICE In observance of Labor Day City offices will be CLOSED on Monday, September 7, 2015. Rubbish and recycling normally collected on Monday will be collected on Tuesday. |   This notice will also be posted at City Hall & Public Works in addition to the City’s website and facebook page. Like us… Read more »

Thayer Bridge Rededication – Sept.12

At the August 18, 2015, City Council Meeting, Mayor Nick Isgro proclaimed that, in honor of the later former Mayor L. Eugene Thayer, and in recognition of his service to the community, the City will formally rededicate the bridge on Gilman Street as the Thayer Memorial Bridge on the 81st anniversary of the original dedication…. Read more »

Proposed Riverwalk at Head of Falls

More great news for the downtown: The Waterville Rotary Club will celebrate Its Centennial Anniversary with a Grant of $150,000 for the Kennebec Riverwalk at Head of Falls initiative! This innovative project, a collaboration between the City of Waterville and the Kennebec Messalonskee Trails organization, is designed to encourage greater public use of the waterfront… Read more »

Colby Purchases Downtown Properties

Colby College has recently purchased two significant downtown buildings, which we see as an important step to change the face of Main Street for the better. While still in the planning stages, animating these spaces with new and vibrant activity will help our downtown grow in new ways. Historic properties, lovingly restored, bring bright spots… Read more »

BIG Truck Day

      The 9th Annual BIG Truck Day (sponsored jointly by the Waterville Public Library and Public Works) will be held the morning of Thursday, August 13th, in the Concourse (where the Farmer’s Market is usually held). Each year, hundreds of visitors, young and old, enjoy a spectacular array of big trucks and equipment while having the opportunity to… Read more »

Thursday Bike Rides

    The Greater Waterville Bike and Pedestrian Action Committee invites you to join them for weekly bike rides around the area every Thursday night at 6pm, leaving from the Downtown Waterville Farmers Market . The rides are really good for those just starting out. To stay up-to-date on future rides, like their group page… Read more »