Mon: Closed

Tue: 8:00 - 12:00

Wed: 8:00 - 12:00

Thu: 3:00 - 7:00

Fri: 8:00 - 12:00

Sat: 8:00 - 12:00

* Please note the office is closed the last Saturday of the month

P.O. Box 78

Palermo, Maine 04354

TEL: (207) 993-2296

FAX: (207) 993-2938






PALERMO DAY – August 15, 2015



MILLARD HOWARD, Parade Grand Marshall


10 AM: Parade begins at Palermo Christian Church; prizes and                  trophies

11:30 AM:  Food at the Fire Station

  • American Legion & Auxiliary – chicken barbecue, drinks & desserts
  • Palermo Snowmobile Club – hot dogs, hamburgers, drinks
  • Watermelon donated by Tobey’s Grocery


Activities following the parade:

  • Pie contest in Town Office conference room
  • Spunky the Clown, show & balloon figures
  • Don Salvatore and his music at the pavilion
  • Bounce house
  • Baby show – up to 18 months, Palermo resident or relative of resident
  • Palermo Historical Society tours and homemade ice cream – come and try to stump Millard Howard with your questions about Palermo history
  • Craft vendors       (call Pat 993-2934 to reserve space)
  • Women’s Extension – raffle of a kitchen basket
  • Branch Mills Grange – flea market

1 PM:

  • Casting contest (Sheepscot Fish & Game) children ages 5-9 and 10-12 beside Worthing House. Fishing pole is the prize for the winner in each category


Thursday August 13 at 5pm: Branch Mills Grange supper followed by Community Spirit and Community Grange awards and scholarship for a graduating Palermo senior.


Sunday August 16 at 6pm: Branch Mills Church service with Ed Hatch, pastor and music by Don Salvatore. Historical information available.


Saturday-Sunday August 22 & 23: Sheepscot Lake Fish & Game Assn annual yard sale at the clubhouse 9am – 4pm.





               The Town of Palermo is currently looking for a Licensed Plumbing Inspector. It would be an appointed position from current till March 2017.  Deadlines for applications is 6pm on August 20,2015. Please send application to the Town of Palermo, "Licensed Plumbing Inspector," Attn: Town Clerk, P.O Box 78, Palermo, ME 04354

If you need a Fire/Burn permit, either contact the Fire Warden or go online to





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The Updated Floodplain Management Ordinance was recently passed at the annual Town Meeting, on March 14, 2015.  Copies are available at the Town Office and to view online.

link: proposed updated Floodplain Management Ordinance 2015


                                                                             click here to view:County Tax Comparision FY2014-2015 for Waldo County



The Town of Palermo is looking to upgrade and redo the town website! Are you someone or do you know someone who is able to do this?  If you are interested in this job, please call the town clerk. 

Interested in the  results from the 11/4/2014 General Referendum Election?

Click here to see Palermo's results





Read about out newest Boston Cane Post recipient Hilda Leeman!

Congratulations on being our oldest resident!



                           Purchase hunting/fishing license online here



Like the Town of Palermo on facebook and learn what is going on! Click on the picture to visit the page.



Time Warner Cable Update

May 2014 Update from Time Warner Cable:

A 19.8 mile project with 437 new passing’s has been approved.  Time Warner will submit  pole applications for 13.35 miles of new build, and materials will be requisitioned for the area where Time Warner has an existing 6.45 miles of fiber optic cable going through Palermo and already has permission to be on the poles. Time Warner will commence construction of that area as soon as possible.   


The coverage map shows the areas Time Warner is going to build highlighted in yellow.  Time Warner will be servicing all standard drop customers within 300’ of Time Warner's plant. 

Please click HERE to view the proposed coverage map.






Palermo Volunteer Fire Dept, Inc.

Palermo Volunteer Fire Dept Inc,

Is accepting New Members.

Meetings are the 1st Wednesday of the Month at 7pm at the Palermo Fire Station.

Please feel welcome to stop by for more information.

Palermo Food Pantry

Palermo Food Pantry is Open to Palermo Residents every Tuesday at 11:00am at the Palermo Community Center located on the Turner Ridge Rd( Across from the Ball Field).

For more Information please contact Peter Nerber 993-2225 or Connie Bellet 993-2294