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Andrew Booth Confirmed Next Chief of Police


On June 2, 2021, Bath City Council confirmed Bath's next chief of police: Andrew Booth. Booth is currently the Bath Police Department's deputy chief, and will succeed current chief Michael Field after his retirement later this month.Booth joined the…

Maine to Adopt U.S. CDC’s New COVID-19 Guidance


On Friday, May 14, The State of Maine announced that fully vaccinated Americans will not have to wear face coverings indoors, effective May 24. Maine will also lift the physical distancing requirement at indoor public settings where people are eatin…

Updates to Moving Maine Forward Plan


Starting May 24th, capacity limits lifted & physical distancing requirements easedOn May 13, 2021, the State of Maine updated its public health protocols under the Moving Maine Forward Plan.Effective May 24th, Maine will:lift all capacity limits…

Maine Lifts Outdoor Masking Requirement


The State of Maine announced on April 27, 2021, that it is removing the requirement that people wear face coverings in outdoor settings. The Maine CDC still recommends that people wear face coverings in outdoor settings where physical distancing is …

City Hall is Closed Until March 29


Bath City Hall is closed to the public until Monday, March 29, due to a COVID-19 exposure, but most operations can still be carried out online. Please click here to view online services.  City offices strictly follow Maine CDC guidelines inc…

New COVID-19 Executive Order


The following excerpts are taken from the December 11, 2020 Press Release issued by the Office of Governor Janet T. Mills: With widespread community transmission and increased COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations in Maine, Governor Janet Mills tod…

Downtown Sidewalk Snow Removal Reminder


With winter approaching, the City of Bath reminds owners and/or occupants of properties in the downtown area of their responsibility for removing snow and ice from the sidewalks adjacent to their sites after a storm, and icicles that overhang street…

Governor Mills Strengthens Enforcement of Face Covering Requirement


Along with extending Maine's State of Civil Emergency to August 6, Governor Mills has also issued an Executive Order requiring large retail businesses (specifically those with more than 50,000 square feet of shopping space), restaurants, outdoor…

City of Bath Announces June 1 Reopening of City Services


The City of Bath has announced plans to re-open to the public beginning Monday, June 1, 2020. City Hall offices will open by appointment only.  “This is going to be a very controlled reopening of our municipal offices to the public,&rd…

City of Bath Extends Closure of Most City Facilities to June 1


Bath, ME (April 30, 2020) – The majority of City of Bath facilities will continue to be closed to the general public until Monday, June 1, based on the State’s phased reopening plan and Governor Janet Mills’ “Stay Safer at Ho…

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