Caribou Utilities District Legal Notice

The Caribou Utilities District gives notice to the public that on Thursday, August 25, 2022 at 7:30am, at the Caribou Wellness Center, 55 Bennett Drive, Caribou, Maine, The Trustees of the District will hold A PUBLIC HEARING to discuss and hear comments on a proposed water rate increase. The District Trustees will hold the monthly meeting immediately following the Public Hearing. Both meetings are open to the public.



Maine’s Homeowner Assistance Fund (HAF) Program Application is Available

The program launched this morning and is now capable of accepting applications.

To apply for assistance, visit Maine.gov/HomeAssist.

Frequently-asked questions about the program are available at https://www.maine.gov/pfr/consumercredit/homeowner_assistance_fund/faqs.html. They can also be found at the consumer application portal.

If you have questions not answered on our frequently-asked questions page, you can contact the Bureau through our website. https://www.maine.gov/pfr/consumercredit/homeowner_assistance_fund/questions.html

Nonprofits around the state are prepared to answer questions and assist with the application process.

For residents of Aroostook County – Aroostook County Action Program (207-764-3721)

Homeowners requiring legal assistance or who are facing imminent loss of their home may be provided with assistance by two legal aid organizations, Pine Tree Legal Assistance, and Legal Services for the Elderly, under contracts with the bureau.

A general description of the program, including income guidelines, benefit limits and required documentation, is found. https://www.maine.gov/pfr/consumercredit/homeowner_assistance_fund.html