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We are excited to announce the Basketball Court/Winter Ice
Skating Rink on Agamenticus Road at Powder House Hill is
ready for use.  Big shout-out to our Public Works Dept. for
their hard work in coordinating this project.  At this time, the
open paved area alongside the court will not be utilized. 
Details TBD.  

  • Use of the Basketball court and open space is for
    Basketball Use only.  No bicycles, roller blading or
  • A Trash Can will be placed outside the fence &
    maintained by the Public Works Dept.  Please
    be respectful  ** less than 24 hours of use and
    trash was left behind.  We would appreciate
    everyone's attention to this.
  • Lights for night use is planned for installation. 
    Date TBD.
  • Entrance and parking areas are scheduled for
    paving.   Date TBD.
Nomination Papers Available
Nomination Papers for the November 2nd Election will be available from
the Town Clerk beginning Monday, July 26th. 
Anyone wishing to run for Town Council or School Board should request their nomination papers as early as possible.
Papers must be returned to the Clerk prior to the close of business on Thursday, September 2nd.
If you have any questions, please contact the Clerk at 384-3001 or by email at
South Berwick Police Department Employment Opportunity
Full Time Police Officer
Click HERE for more Information
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Assessing Agent Craig Skelton Retires and Verna Sharpe is Hired

The Town of South  Berwick announces the Retirement of Craig Skelton as the Assessing Agent for both South Berwick and the Town of North Berwick.  Craig's final day in South Berwick will be  Thursday July 29th, 2021.  Craig has been the Assessing Agent for the Towns of North and South Berwick for the past 15 years.  We will all miss Craig and wish him the best as he retires and spends more time with his wife Marcy.  

The Town's of North and South Berwick are please to announce the hiring of Verna Sharpe as the new Assessing Agent.  Verna has over 14 years of experience in the Assessing field and was previously employed by the City of Portsmouth, NH.  Please welcome Verna as she begins her tenure as the Assessing Agent for both towns as of August 2, 2021.

South Berwick has a YouTube Channel.
All future Town Meetings will be available for viewing on this channel.
Click the link below to be directed to the channel.

South Berwick YouTube Channel

Tell Us What Matters Most - South Berwick Public Library The Library Advisory Board is doing Post-Pandemic-Planning and wants to hear from everyone whether or not you currently use your public library. 
Click HERE if you would like to tell us what matters to you.
South Berwick Public Library Back to 35 Hours a Week Library hours have been added back and we have made a few tweaks in the open hours for your convenience opening a little earlier on Fridays and staying open a little later on Saturdays.

Tuesdays   10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesdays 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursdays  10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fridays  12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Saturdays 9:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Closed Sundays and Mondays
Election Results are in

Town Referendum

School Referendum
Mills Administration Launches Maine Veterans' Dental Network in Partnership with Northeast Delta Dental 4/21/21
Announced today is the formation of the Maine Veterans' Dental Network in partnership with Northeast Delta Dental, participating dental clinics, and Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHC).  The network will provide dental services to Maine's veterans who otherwise could not afford them.  It officially launches on May 15, 2021.  Click HERE for more information.
York River nears "Wild and Scenic" Designation
Click HERE to read more about how the York River could soon receive national recognition as well as potential federal funds if approved by congress.

The link above is a collaboration of community organizations and aligned agencies offering free stress management, wellness and resiliency resources for anyone experiencing stress reactions to the pandemic.  It is important to remember that stress reactions are normal in a time of isolation, uncertainty and ongoing threat of illness.  It is reasonable to feel overwhelmed or exhausted, or to experience other stress reactions.  StrengthenMe is there to help!
The York River Wild and Scenic Study Committee is happy to announce that Senator King and Senator Collins introduced a bill to designate York River into the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System.  Click HERE for more information.

To view the press release, click HERE.
Assessing Department Web User Information Click HERE for Assesing Department Web Help
Are you in need of assistance meeting your basic needs during this crisis?
There are services to help!
Contact York County Community Action's Kittery Office at 207-439-2699
Get connected to support for fuel, utilities, food, food delivery, etc., as well as help navigating the federal & state benefits that you are entitled to.
Don't wait, call today!