Riverfront Redevelopment Committee

There are five openings for volunteer members to serve on the newly formed Riverfront Redevelopment Committee. If interested, please fill out the application below and return it to the City Clerk at the the City Office, 25 High Street by Wednesday, September 29th by close of business at 4:30 pm. FMI: Contact Ken Murchison, CEO/Zoning Administrator at 207-493-5967.

Board Application

Request for Qualifications/Experience Statements Airport Planning and Engineering Services

The CITY OF CARIBOU is seeking to retain the services of a consultant, experienced in the practice of airport planning and engineering advisory services in the State of Maine, as a multiyear Airport Engineer. The CITY OF CARIBOU must receive qualification and experience statements no later than 2:00 p.m. local time on October 12, 2021 to be eligible for consideration. Statements shall be submitted in a single sealed envelope/package, clearly marked “Request for Qualifications for Engineering Services at the Caribou Municipal Airport.” E-mailed or faxed submittals will be considered as unresponsive. Complete packages must be delivered to:
Penny Thompson, Interim City Manager
City of Caribou
25 High Street
Caribou, Maine 04736
Phone: (207) 493-3324 Ext. 217
Submittals delivered after the deadline will not be considered. All questions shall be directed in writing to Penny Thompson (e-mail pthompson@cariboumaine.org) and must be received by 2:00 p.m. local time on September 24, 2021. All questions will be answered by 2:00 p.m. local time on September 30, 2021 and will be posted on the City’s website at http://www.cariboumaine.org/ under Departments then Airport. It will be the proposer’s responsibility to check the referenced websites for any new amendments.

2021 Caribou RFQ Airport

Caribou City Council – Notice of Public Hearing

The Caribou City Council will hold a Public Hearing on Monday, October 4, 2021, at 6:00 pm at City Hall in City Council Chambers, 25 High Street.

The Public Hearing is in consideration of Ordinance No. 18, 2021 Series, An Ordinance Amending Chapter 17 General Assistance of City Code.

Copies of the proposed Ordinance is available in the City Clerk’s Office at City Hall, 25 High Street and below.

Interested individuals are encouraged to attend. 

Ordinance No. 18 2021 Series GA Maximums

New Grant Program To Assist Maine Businesses Impacted by Canadian Border Closure

Calling all Caribou businesses and organizations!

The state has launched a new program to help businesses along the Canadian border recover from the pandemic. The grant program will offer $10 million in federal coronavirus relief funds to public-facing organizations and businesses that are open and located within 25 miles by driving of a border crossing with Canada.

IMPORTANT: Here’s a link to the grant application: https://www.maine.gov/…/economic…/charter-border . If you have any questions, please call Brandon McDonald or Josh Nadeau at the Northern Maine Development Commission at 498-8736. You can also call 1-800-872-3838 to be connected to the Maine State Department of Economic and Community Development.

Brandon: bmcdonald@nmdc.org

Josh: jnadeau@nmdc.org

Click here for a Maine Public News article about the grant.