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Steering Committee

Public Forum Notice on USM Master Plan for Gorham Residents - April 4, 2018

A Steering Committee, composed of USM staff, faculty, students and community representatives, has been collecting data on the faculty needs... more ››

Clean Water

Help Support Clean Water Education at the Urban Runoff 5k - April 21, 2018

Get outdoors and have fun at the 6th Annual Urban Runoff 5k in Portland on Saturday, April 21st!


MaineDOT Informational Public Meeting Notice - April 4, 2018

Representatives from the Maine Department of Transportation will host an informational public meeting on Wednesday, April 4, 2018 to... more ››

METRO Meeting

METRO Transit West Project Task Force Meeting - March 21, 2018

The METRO Transit West Project Task Force will be holding a meeting on March 21, 2018 at 4:00 pm at the USM-Portland campus below:

Gorham Parking Ban

Parking Ban 3/13/18-3/14/18

Due to the incoming storm a parking ban has been put into effect from 12:01 am Tuesday, March 13th to 12 noon Wednesday, March 14th.

Maine's Safety Cities

Gorham Rated Among Maine's Safest Communities in 2018 Report

We are fortunate to live in one the nation's safest states with a violent crime rate of 1.97 per 1,000 inhabitants.

Trash collection rescheduled

Thursday, March 8th Trash Collection Rescheduled

Due to the significant winter storm predicted, trash collection for Thursday, March 8th has been rescheduled to Friday, March 9th. Thank... more ››

no price increase

Attention: No Price Increase on Gorham Trash Bags

Due to an error in Hannaford’s computer system, some resident’s may have paid a higher cost for Gorham trash bags this weekend.  If this is... more ››

Cable Franchise Renewal

The Town of Gorham has started the process of re-negotiating with Charter Communications doing business as Spectrum Cable (formally Time... more ››

Town Clerk's Office Closed Tuesday, March 6, 2018 from 9:15 am - 11:00am

The Town Clerk's Office will be closed on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 from 9:15 am - 11:00 am for Staff Training.  We are updating our operating... more ››

NO Trash Collection Changes

No Trash Collection Changes

Normal trash collection this week... The President's Day holiday, February 19th, will not affect the trash collection... more ››

Road Load Postings

2018 Road Load Postings

Due to the current freeze/thaw weather cycle that we are experiencing, Public Works will initiate “Road Load Posting” of selected... more ››

Notice of Tax Sale

The Town of Gorham is accepting bids for the purchase of the municipality's interest in certain tax-acquired property on Wednesday,... more ››

Winter Parking Reminder

Winter Parking Reminder

Please remember there is no parking on any public road or public easement roadway from November 1 to May 1, midnight to 6:00 a.m. or during... more ››

Think Blue Main

Think Blue Maine Survey: Share Your Feedback & Enter to Win a $50 L.L. Bean Gift Card

The Stormwater Compliance Division of the Public Works Department in cooperation with the "Think... more ››

Tree Lighting

Annual Tree Lighting and Light Parade - November 26, 4:00 pm

Bring your holiday spirit, friends and family to Gorham's Annual Tree Lighting and Light Parade this Sunday, November 26th hosted by the... more ››

Election Results

For the November 7, 2017 election results,... more ››

Tree Cleanup

Tree Debris Removal Progress and Brush Drop Off at Gorham Public Works

Gorham Public Works is working to clear all tree debris from roads and Town rights of way.Residents may drop off brush at the Public Works... more ››

METRO Transit West Public Meetings and Online Survey

METRO is hosting public meetings for community members, employers in Gorham/Westbrook/Portland/South Portland, METRO riders, USM students/... more ››


Meet the Candidates - Update

If you were unable to attend one of the 'Meet the Candidates' sessions presented by Gorham Community Access Television (GOCAT), or would... more ››