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What's Happening


On March 7, 2023 Madison Voters recalled Glen Mantor from the office of Select Board member by a vote of 209 - 154.  Candidate Shawn Bean received 220 votes to fill the seat on the Board and complete the remainder of the term through June of 2024. 


For residents seeking to run for Road Commissioner or positions on the Select Board, School Board, Library Trustees, Water District, Sanitary District or Madison Electric Works; nomination papers are available at the Town Office.  Papers must be returned by April 14, 2023 with at least 25 signatures from registered Madison voters. 


The Town Office is open Monday through Friday from 7:30am to 4:00pm.  Due to staffing restraints, its best to call ahead before you come (696-3971).

 Other Helpful Links:

To renew a current motor vehicle registration click here. 

For hunting/fishing/boat & ATV registrations click here

For a list of general resources for residents click here


Building Permits Required 

Maine Uniform Building & Energy Code (MUBEC) requires building permits for nearly all types of structures and renovations.  Click here for more details 

Waste Management Hours

Madison residents can take trash and recycling to the Crossroads Landfill on Airport Road in Norridgewock.  The facility is open Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 9:30am to 6:00pm, and Saturdays from 7:30am to 4:00pm.  A sticker that indicates you are from Madison is required.  Stickers are available at no charge from the Town Office. 

A Green Economy

With millions of dollars invested in greenhouse farming and new forest products, Madison's business development is going green. 

GO-Lab in Madison

GO-Lab founder and president Josh Henry sat down with Town Manager Tim Curtis and host Chris Perkins for segment of "Now You Know" on Somerset County Television Channel 11.  Click here to view the program

Living Well in Madison 

Madison has a Living Well Steering Committee working to implement an Age-Friendly Action Plan.  Click here to see the latest updates 

Online Burn Permits

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

Consumer Fireworks 

Summertime fun usually includes consumer fireworks.  Please be considerate of your neighbors.  State law says no displays after 10pm. 

Public Bus Schedule

Somerset Explorer provides low or no cost rides for residents to Skowhegan.  Click here to see a ride schedule

Comprehensive Plan 

The Madison Comprehensive Plan was most recently updated in 2014. The entire plan is available for review at the Town Office.  Currently the Planning Board is undertaking a 2022 update to the plan. 

People Who Care Food Cupboard

The Food Cupboard is open on Wednesdays 9:00AM to 12:00PM and Thursdays 9:00AM to 11:00AM at 378 Lakewood Road, Madison.