Public Meeting: Downtown Traffic Study

On Monday, May 9th at 7:00pm in the City Council Chambers, the City’s traffic consultant, Gorrill Palmer, will present the data collected to date regarding traffic volumes, parking spaces, etc. They will also discuss expected increases for these items, as a result of growth in the downtown. Unable to attend? The meeting will also be live streamed at… Read more »

Status of the 470?

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Did you see the New England Steam Corporation on Bill Green’s Maine? If you didn’t get to see the coverage, here is a link to “Bill Green’s Maine” and the story of what they are doing to bring back Waterville’s own Maine Central 470 and why: http://on.wcsh6.com/24u5KCx. Enjoy! Also, save the date June 11, 2016:… Read more »

Honoring Fran Purnell

On Saturday, April 23, 2016, over 300 people gathered at Purnell Field to honor Fran Purnell: Waterville’s Champion of Youth Baseball for Everyone! He, along with his family and numerous volunteers, spent the last 45 years coaching, developing the field, and providing leadership for Little League, Cal Ripken & Challenger Baseball programs for youth &… Read more »

Downtown Parking Regulations

A reminder for residents, business owners, and downtown visitors as parking regulations will be enforced: (Note: All day parking spaces in the Concourse, indicated with a star, will soon be repainted for better visibility.)

Proposed Riverwalk at Head of Falls

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 area known as Head of Falls… Read more »

Waterville’s SCALE Designation

  Waterville is the only SCALE community in Maine! Waterville was chosen among 200 applicants to participate as one of 20 Pacesetter communities in the USA. Waterville is in the first wave of a bold plan to reach 1000 communities and to improve 100 million lives by 2020. The national spotlight is on Waterville and… Read more »

Repair to City Hall Front Steps

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The front steps at City Hall, facing Castonguay Square, are expected to be closed for repairs starting Friday, January 22nd.* It is anticipated that they will be under repair for a one (1) to two (2) week time period. The side entrances and back (elevator) entrance will still be open.   *Note: Originally this had been… Read more »