What's Happening

HHW TAKEBACK SATURDAY OCT 7.  Collection of area household hazardous waste including paint and electronics will take place at the Skowhegan Transfer Station Saturday October 7.  Participants MUST pre-register at the Town Office.   Call 696 3971 for details. 

JOB OPENING   The Town of Madison is seeking qualified applicants for Winter Seasonal Help in the Town Highway Department.  A current CDL license is required. Experienced plow drivers and equipment operators preferred.  Click here for an application or stop by the Town Office at 26 Weston Ave. 

 

MADISON PUTS MARIJUANA DECISION TO VOTERS NOVEMBER 7, 2017  On Election Day voters in Madison will decide whether or not to prohibit all types of recreational marijuana sales.  

BACKYARD FARMS CELEBRATES 10 YEARS IN MADISON

Opening in 2007, the largest greenhouse operation in New England employs more than 240 people in their ongoing quest to grow the perfect tomatoes. 

BUILDING PERMITS REQUIRED

Maine Uniform Building & Energy Code (MUBEC) requires building permits for nearly all types of structures and renovations in Town's with more than 4,000 people.  Click here to see the latest updates for obtaining a building permit in Madison. 

MADISON PAPER INDUSTRIES SOLD

After closing in May 2016, the paper making assets at the former Madison Paper Industries mill site along the Kennebec River were sold to New Mill Capital in January 2017.  New Mill Capital will work to redevelop the site and seek to bring new production or industrial businesses back to the area. 

Retail Marijuana Moratorium

At a Special Town Meeting on January 9, 2017 Madison residents approved a moratorium ordinance on retail marijuana establishments.  Click here for details.   Currently a committee is being formed to research retail marijuana regulations.  If you have interest in serving on the committee contact the Town Office at 696 3971.

Knitters Wanted for a Purling Posse.  Click here for more details

Online Burn Permits

New online service available free of charge to residents of Madison. Click here to obtain a burn permit.

Public Bus Schedule

Somerset Explorer local bus schedule for Madison residents. Click here

Business Friendly

See what makes Madison one of the state's 30 business friendly communities

Electronic Sign 

The message board at the Main Street Park is available for promotion of certain local events.  If your nonprofit would like to have a brief message on the sign, click here for the usages policy and procedure.

Comprehensive Plan  The Madison Comprehensive Plan was most recently updated in 2014. The entire plan is available for review at the Town Office.

People Who Care Food Cupboard
The Food Cupboard is open Wednesdays  9 a.m. to 12 p.m. and serves the towns of Madison and Anson.  It is located at 108 Old Point Avenue.  

Waste Management Hours
Operating hours for the Residential Transfer Station on Airport Road in Norridgewock are Wednesday through Friday 9:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.; Saturday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  A residential permit is required.