The Most Northeastern City in the United States.


To see a listing of coming events please check out our calendar.

For the School Calendar click here.

For a schedule of sporting events click here.

Below is a listing of important dates for the City of Caribou.

Tax Assessor

April 1 – Tax Situs Day; Property tax exemption (Veteran, Homestead, Blind) paperwork must be filed on or before this date to be considered for exemption

April 15 – Business Personal Property declarations due

May 1 – BETE paperwork due

June 1 – Ratio Declaration & Reimbursement Application filing deadline

July 1 – Farm tractors and aircrafts must be excised by this date. If not, they will be considered personal property for taxation.

August 1 – BETR program for previous year’s taxes begins

November 1 – Annual Municipal Valuation Return filing deadline

December 31 – Annual deadline for BETR program applications

** 185 days from commitment date is the deadline to file for an abatement on taxes committed for that year **

City Clerk

Dog Licenses expire December 31st each year.  Late fee after January 31st is $25.00

Rubbish Hauler Permits, Taxicab Licenses and Taxicab Drivers’ Licenses expire on April 30th

Planning & Code Enforcement

Planning Board meets the second Thursday of the month at 5:30 pm.

Board of Appeals meets on a need be basis.

City Council

Meets the second and fourth Monday of each month at 6:00 pm.

Eastern Aroostook RSU Board of Education

Meets the first and third Wednesday of each month at 6:00 pm.

Tri-Community Landfill Hours

8 a.m. 4 p.m. Monday through Friday
8 a.m. 3 p.m. Saturdays
8a.m. – 12p.m. Martin Luther King Day, President’s Day, Patriot’s
Day, Columbus Day, Veteran’s Day and Christmas Eve
Closed – New Years Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day,
Thanksgiving & Christmas