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Welcome to Somerville, Maine 

We are a quiet rural town with a tradition of community.

Many of us are from families who settled here in the 1800s; the rest of us moved here because we value the peace and privacy of small town life.

We are located about half an hour inland from the midcoast, close enough to access its many diversions, but far enough to escape the bustle. 

We wouldn't have it any other way!


Although we don't have the dramatic scenery of the coast or the mountains, we enjoy the more personal beauty of our backyards. We have a few ponds, a few hills, lots of forest, and miles of dirt roads -which keeps us from going too fast and missing the beauty around us! 

Most of us like it this way (it sure keeps life interesting in mud season!) Going forward, we are working on rebuilding our dirt roads and updating our comprehensive plan, so we can keep it this way for generations to come. 



We may not have a general store or a post office, but we do have a friendly town office.  
Stop in and visit!



  • Town Office News and Announcements

  • Comprehensive Plan Draft There was a Comprehensive Plan Committee meeting on Wedesday, August 9, 2017 from 6:30 pm- 8:30 pm. The revised plan was voted on by the committee members and ...
    Posted by Alissa Yoder
  • Now Accepting Winter Sand Bids The Town of Somerville is seeking sealed bids for winter sand, ½” delivered to the Somerville sand/salt shed, estimated 2,000 cubic yards. Bids must be submitted to the Town ...
    Posted Aug 4, 2017, 11:02 AM by Alissa Yoder
  • Stay Informed With Email Notifications If you would like to receive email notifications of meetings happening at the Town Office (and/or newsletters through email), please call Alissa at 549-3828 or email somervillemetownclerk@gmail ...
    Posted Jul 24, 2017, 1:56 PM by Alissa Yoder
  • What's Up In Somerville? The "What's Up in Somerville" July Newsletter has been sent out, but if you'd like to read it here, click on this link.  Also, a reminder to everyone ...
    Posted Jul 24, 2017, 1:36 PM by Alissa Yoder
  • Having a campfire? With the great summer weather, the fire department wants to remind everyone that all outside fires need to have permits.  This includes brush, campfires and fireworks.  Call Mike Dostie or ...
    Posted Jul 7, 2017, 9:53 AM by Alissa Yoder
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