Oakland is located in the heart of the Belgrade Lakes region and is also home to FirstPark – Maine’s Premiere Business and Technology Center.

We are a full service community and would invite you to learn more about us by exploring our website. Our governmental goal is to provide quality public service at reasonable cost.

Oakland strives to promote quality of life for both our residents and guests. Oakland is home to two beautiful public beaches located on two separate bodies of water. We have hiking trails, ball fields, three picturesque lakes and lots of country side.

We hope this Internet site allows us to better serve you. We hope that residents and visitors alike find our web site comprehensive and helpful, and we would be pleased to hear about ways in which it can be of more assistance to you.


Wednesday, January 10th@ 6:00 pm. Location: Oakland Police Station in the Cascade Room.

Click Here For The Town Council Minutes & Agendas

Municipal Committee Meetings


Comprehensive Planning Committee Meeting: 12/28/17 @ 4:00PM, 01/16/18 @ 4pm, 01/17/18 @ 4pm, 02/06/18 @ 4pm. Location: Cascade Room.

Oakland Downtown Committee Meeting: 01/16/18 @ 2:00PM. Location: The Pressey House.

OakFest Committee Meeting: 01/08/18 @5:30 pm. Location: The Cascade Room.

Transfer Station Steering Committee Meeting: 01/17/18 @ 3PM. Location: Cascade Room.

Oakland Facilities Committee Meeting: 01/11/18 @ 4pm. Location: Cascade Room.

Oakland Board of Appeals Meeting: 01/11/18 @ 6:30pm. Location: Cascade Room. Meeting agenda- Public hearing for an after the fact setback variance request from Rick Rhinehart.

Over looking beautiful Messalonskee lake, Oakland Maine.

Oakland Food Pantry hours:

Open every Thursday between 4pm-6pm.

Location: 14 West School Street.

For More Information, call the Oakland Town Office at 465-7357

Oakland Maine Weather





OakFest 2016 Grand Marshall Wayne Weeks

Oakland’s Historic Memorial Hall.

OakFest 2017 was a huge success. Thank you to all who made this event possible.

OakFest 2018

Mark your calendar for July 27th, 28th and 29th, 2018. We are making plans for another great event in 2018!


Please call 465-7357 for more information.




Please see the above link for OakFest 2018 information.

Water Front Gazebo

Now available for small events. Call the Oakland Town Office at 465-7357 for details.

 Oakland Comprehensive Planning Process

  1. 09-26-2017 meeting minutes
  2. 10-10-2017 meeting minutes


 Credit/Debit Cards

The Oakland Town Office accepts credit and debit cards. Please note: a 2.5% service charge will be added to all credit/debit payments to cover processing costs.  The minimum service charge is $1.00.


With Rapid Renewal citizens of Oakland may quickly renew their motor vehicle registrations online. At this time we are accepting E-checks only for payment. Please visit the website at: www.SOSonline.org and click on Rapid Renewal.

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What are the Town Office Hours?

Monday – Thursday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

What are the Transfer Station Hours?

Wednesday – Sunday 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Closed Monday and Tuesday

What do I need to register a vehicle for the first time?

Title, bill of sale, mileage and proof of insurance.

What do I need to license a dog?

Valid rabies certificate and proof of spaying or neutering.

Where do I register to vote?

At the Oakland Town Office.  Proper identification is required (drivers license, social security card or proof of residency).

Where do I obtain a burning permit?

At the Oakland Fire Station from 7:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.   FMI please call 465-2631

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