Storm closings, cancellations and postponements

By Staff | Dec 08, 2009

With a winter storm bearing down on the Midcoast and all of Maine Wednesday, following are the most recent closings, cancellations and postponements:

• Due to inclement weather, the United States District Court for the District of Maine will close at 2 p.m. today. This closing includes both the U.S. District Court locations - Bangor and Portland.

• The Children's House Montessori School is closed today, December 9.

• University College at Rockland is closed all day, Dec 9.

• Peopleplace is closed today.

• Soup's on, the free soup lunch at the First Congregational Church in Camden has been canceled

• Due to weather forecasts for Wednesday, Dec. 9, the Thomaston Public Library Children's Room Grand Opening Holiday Party is being rescheduled for Saturday, Dec. 12., from 12 to 2. For more information, contact the Library at 354-2453.

• Non-emergency Rockland city offices will close at noon. This includes city hall, the library and recreation center.

• St. George Town Office is closing, today Dec.9, due to weather.

• Rockport Public Library will close at 1 p.m. due to the storm. The program on jewelry making that was to take place Dec. 9 will be postponed until Wednesday, Dec. 16 at 6:30 p.m.

• The Lincolnville Planning Board Meeting scheduled for tonight has been canceled. The next meeting of the Planning Board will be Wednesday, Dec. 30 at 7 p.m.

• The program a Birds' Eye View of Friendship has been postponed to Thursday, Dec. 10 at 6:30 p.m. at the Friendship Town Office.

• Maine State government offices, with the exception of those in Aroostook County, will close at 12:30 p.m. Dec. 9.

• Owls Head Town Office closing at noon.

• Hope Town Office closing at noon.

• Rockport Town Office closing at 1 p.m.

• The Rockland Public Library closing at noon.

• Knox County Courts will be closing at 12:30 p.m.

• The Waldoboro Town Office and transfer station will close at 1 p.m. The Planning Board meeting scheduled for Dec. 9 is postponed to Dec. 16.

• The Rockport Town Office closing 1 p.m.

• Motor Vehicle Office statewide will close at 12:30 p.m.

• Mid Coast Solid Waste in Rockport will be closing one hour early, at 3:00 today, due to snow.

• Bangor Savings Bank is closed.

• The Warren Town Office will close at 1 p.m.

• The Camden Public Library is closing at 1:00 p.m. They will reopen at 9:30 a.m. tomorrow, Dec. 10.



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