There are two courses coming up. “Wildflowers of Southwestern Maine” is happening this month, May 23rd and 25th! “Getting Started with Christmas Tree Production” will be happening on June 7th. For more information, please see the posters below.
Ballots are now available for early voting for the June election!
Let us know if you would like a ballot by coming into the Town Office or giving us a call at (207)-743-2501.
Memorial Day parade on May 27, 2019!
The parade will form up at 10:30 am at the Court House and then proceed down to Moore Park for a ceremony at 11 am. Jim Hamper will be the guest speaker, and we will be gathering at the Legion Hall after the parade.
We welcome all veterans, local sports teams, and Boy/Girl Scout troops who might like to march with us!
If you would like to join us in marching, please contact Sarah Glynn at (207) 890-7189.
Rain location: South Paris Fire Station
We hope to see you there!
Town of Paris
Lawn Care Specifications
Town of Paris is seeking proposals for lawn care for several areas. The bids shall be in a sealed envelope marked “Lawn Care” and mailed to the Town of Paris, Town Manager, 33 Market Square, South Paris, ME 04281. Deadline for receipt of the bids will be Friday, May 3, 2019 at 2:00 pm. You can contact Interim Town Manager, Dawn Waisanen at 743-2501 for more information. The Town of Paris reserves the right to accept or reject any and all bids.
Willard Park: Located on Tremont Street. Located off of Paris Hill Road
Walter Gray Park: Located on the corner of Barrow Street and River Street
Moore Park: Located on the corner of Park Street and High Street
Paris River Paris: Located at 1 Paris Hill Road
Dennis Rugg Athletic Complex: Located off Oxford Street, on Kilgore Road
(Just the grass between the fields and around the road)
Islands: Located at Market Square& Bottom of Paris Hill Road
Lawns: Town Office, Police Department and Paris Public Library
Streaked Mountain Cemetery Bisco West Cemetery
Holt/Thayer Cemetery Old Bisco East Cemetery
Daniels Cemetery Elm Hill Cemetery
Whittemore Cemetery Pioneer Cemetery
Partridge Cemetery Knoll Cemetery
Map on file for viewing of the cemeteries
- Mowing will need to be completed once a week
- Weed whacking will need to be done every week
- Trash and debris and clippings will need to be removed
- Islands will need to be weed whacked weekly and trash removed
- Weeding the gardens in the Islands, Town Office and Moore Park as needed
- Mulch will need to be refreshed at the being of the summer (town will supply)
Other Important Information:
Ball games will take place every evening starting at 5:00pm at the Rugg complex and at Willard Park
Moore Park hosts Concerts every Wednesday morning and evening
Rugg Complex and Moore Park around the Veteran’s Monument has in ground sprinkler systems
All work will be scheduled and coordinated with the Town Manager.
The Contractor shall provide any and all equipment for the mowing and trimming jobs required. The contractor is also responsible for all repairs and expenses associated with the equipment to complete the job requirements.
The Contractor is also required to maintain adequate insurance during the term of this contract. The insurance shall include Contractor’s public liability and property damage insurance, Motor vehicle public liability and property damage insurance, and Workers Compensation insurance, and provide copy to the Town of Paris. The Contractor shall hold the Town of Paris harmless from any and all claims for the personal injury and property damage arising out of the performance of their work.