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Town of Westport Island

Settled: as Jeremysquam

Incorporated:1774 as a part of Freetown, becoming Westport in 1828

Area: 14.24 sq. miles (36.88 km sq.)

          8.81 sq. mil. (22.82km)  is land

          5.43 sq. mi. (14.06 km) is water.

Population: 718 (2010 census)


Town Office:

     Location: 6 Fowles Point Road


           Treasurer/Tax/Excise Tax Collector: Tuesdays 12-noon - 7 pm

                                                                          Thursdays 9:00 - 2:00 pm

           Town Clerk: Tuesdays 12-noon -7:00 pm

                                 Thursdays 9:00-2:00 pm

     Telephone: 207-882-8477


     Social Media:

                            Westport Island- A blog about "Life on the Rock"



    The Local Emergency Management Director for WPI is Roger Higgins, with Gaye Wagner serving as Deputy Director. (bio)



    Emergency Medical Services is provided by the Westport First Responders lead by Director Roger Quant and transport services by Wiscasset Ambulance Service.


Fire Services:


Law Enforcement:

     Law Enforcement is provided by the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office



      All dispatching and emergency communications are provided by Lincoln County 9-1-1 Communications.






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