Welcome to the Town of Jackson, Waldo County, Maine, USA. Settled in 1798 and incorporated on June 12, 1812, Jackson is a small town of about 548 people. Here you can find useful information like upcoming events, phone numbers, and town office hours.


There has been a citizens petition presented to the Selectmen regarding opt-in on marijuana.
There will be a public hearing on the article October 1, 2019 at 6:30 p.m at the town office.
A special town meeting is scheduled for October 11, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. at the town office.
Petition: Adult Use Marijuana Establishments & Medical Marijuana Operations
To the Municipal Officers of the Town of Jackson:
We, the undersigned registered voters of the Town of Jackson, hereby petition the Municipal Officers, pursuant to the Marijuana Legalization Act, Title 28B, M.R.S.A. and the Maine Medical Use of Marijuana Act, Title 22 M.R.S.A., of said town to submit to the voters of Jackson, the following question:

ARTICLE: Shall the town authorize within the municipality the operation of adult use marijuana establishments and all medical marijuana operations, provided they operate in compliance with all applicable state and local requirements?

Unity Area Regional Recycling Center has a job opening. Call (207) 568-3117 for more information.

NEW 2020 dog licenses will be available after October 15, 2019

There will be a Free Rabies Clinic on Saturday, October 12, from 9:00 to 11:00 AM at the Brooks Fire Station.

If you are not sure if your dogs rabies shot needs to be done, call the office at 722-3439 and Brenda can check your records

Unity Area Recycling is no longer taking GLASS or any plastic except Number 2. Glass must be bagged and put in the dumpsters.

The Jackson Library has openings for board members. Meetings are held monthly, on the second Monday of each month at 6pm. Those interested may contact Hazel Littlefield at 722-3653.

2020 Dog Licenses will be available at the Town Office after October 15, 2019. Licensing deadline is January 31, 2020. A late fee of $25.00 per dog starts Feb 1, 2020. All dogs older than 6 months must be licensed. Must have proof of current rabies shot.  If you are not sure if your dog needs one this year call the Town Office at 722-3439 and Brenda can check your card. Please call if you no longer have previously licensed dogs so that they can be removed from the file.