COVID-19 INFORMATION FOR ELLSWORTH AREA RESIDENTS/BUSINESSES

The City of Ellsworth is following Federal, State and Centers for Disease Control Guidelines during the current COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Pandemic. At this time, all City of Ellsworth buildings/facilities/departments have been closed to the public, however staff will be available from 8AM to 4PM to assist citizens and businesses over the phone, and via fax and Email. Options have been provided for the continuation of regular business transactions and functions such as vehicle registration, property tax/utilities collection, license distribution, building permits, etc. Many of these functions are available on-line. Please call 667-2563 with questions on how to complete any business transactions that you normally conduct with the City. You may also contact the City via normal Email and Website channels as well.

Police Department, Fire Department, Emergency Services, Public Works and Water/Wastewater Departments are staffed and available to respond to all emergencies. The Transfer Station will be open Tuesday, Friday and Saturday only until further notice. Please check the City’s Website and Facebook page for updates. Thank you for your patience and cooperation.


Learn about water and sewer services offered by the City of Ellsworth.

  • Sewer
  • Water
  • After Hours Emergency

To learn about connecting the Ellsworth Public Sewer System, contact the Ellsworth Wastewater Department.

Sewer bills are mailed to customers. Payments can be made at City Hall during regular business hours or mailed to: 1 City Hall Plaza, Ellsworth, ME 04605

To request new water service, complete the New Water Service Installation Application Form. To transfer service, complete the Water Department Account Transfer Agreement Form. If you have questions about water service, contact the Ellsworth Water Department.  Please note, account transfers and new service applications must be delivered by the applicant, in person, to City Hall during regular business hours with a government issued photo id.

Bills are mailed to water service customers. Water payments can be made at City Hall during regular business hours or mailed to: 1 City Hall Plaza, Ellsworth, ME 04605

Contact the Ellsworth Police Department at 667-2168 and they will dispatch the Water or Wastewater Department.