Welcome to the Maine.gov Local Government Portal. With this service, you can find information online about every county and municipality in Maine, including contact information, basic facts, and online services. Select a county using the map, or use the search below to locate a county or municipality.
Maine has nearly 500 municipalities. Local government in Maine provides many essential services to the citizens of the community, including:
- road construction and maintenance,
- solid waste disposal,
- water utilities and waste water treatment,
- police and fire protection and emergency rescue,
- land use planning and building inspection,
- and public education for grades Kindergarten through 12.
Many Maine municipal services are available online through Maine.gov and available to you 7 days a week, 24 hours a day for your convenience. Some of these services are available statewide. Some are offered in participating municipalities only. If your town/city does not participate in one of the services, please contact your municipal office directly to express interest.