COVID-19 Information

People with COVID-19 have had a wide range of symptoms reported ranging from mild symptoms to severe illness.

Symptoms may appear 2 to 14 days after exposure to the virus. People with these symptoms may have COVID-19:

  • Fever or chills
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Fatigue
  • Muscle or body aches
  • Headache
  • New loss of taste or smell
  • Sore throat
  • Congestion or runny nose
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Diarrhea

Town Office

The town will be following CDC guidelines, requesting that people remain six feet apart and that only three visitors at a time will be allowed at the front counter area.

Visitors may enter at the front of the building on Main Street side. We request that visitors wear masks when entering the building.

There is no public restroom access at this time.

Some town services are available online

Fire Station

Closed to public functions and gatherings such as suppers etc. Our first responders will still be responding to emergency calls. Burn permits may be obtained online.


The Police department building will be closed to public. If you have a non- emergency please call 207-743-9554 ext 2. As always, for a true emergency call 911.

Highway/ Public Works

The public works personnel will still be out and about working, however, there will be no public access to the town garage. Persons with road concerns or questions should continue to call Jamie Hutchinson the Road Commissioner at 207-462-7200.

General Assistance/Welfare

The General Assistance Officer may be reached by email or by calling the temporary cell phone at 207-461-5873. Please leave a voicemail if there is no answer.

Please fill out these three forms and emailed them to, drop them in the drop box at the Town Office, or fax them to 207-743-6718.

If you leave an application in the drop box, please call 207-461-5873 so that it can be picked up as soon as possible.

Paris Public Library

The library is open, but with restrictions. Until July 1, 2020, only 5 visitors at a time will be admitted to the building.

To protect yourself and others, it is requested that you to use hand sanitizer upon entering the library and that you wear a mask.

We request that patrons limit the length of their visits to 30 minutes.

Curbside and home delivery of items available through the library’s catalog may still be available. Please call the library at 207-743-6994 and leave a message, or e-mail

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