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COVID-19 Updates

COVID-19 Updates
 will be updated with information from the Center for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC). City staff will continue to monitor COVID-19 and communicate with state and federal agencies. Please visit the CDC website for the most up-to-date information.

Resource hotline
We are now offering a COVID-19 general community resource hotline. If you are uncertain how to accomplish something with the city due to the pandemic, need help finding available community or business resources, or are experiencing food insecurity, give us a call. We will do our best to point you in the right direction. The hotline number is (207)294-2436 and will be staffed by Saco Parks & Recreation Department employees, Monday to Friday from 8:30 AM to 1:30 PM. While this is not a crisis hotline or a place to get official updates on COVID-19, it will serve as a helpful way to connect citizens with services and resources. For official updates on COVID-19, the City of Saco continues to recommend following the Maine CDC guidelines and orders from Governor Mills. Remember, 211 is a helpful

Municipal Facilities Closed to the Public All municipal facilties will be closed to the public until April 27, 2020. Thank you for your patience and understanding. This does not include the Transfer Station located on the Foss Road which is open Tuesday - Friday from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM. 

Transportation Center Closed to the Public
The Saco Transportation Center will be closed to the public beginning at 8:00 AM on Wednesday, March 18, 2020 until April 1, 2020. We will reevaluate the closure at that time. Please see the Amtrak Downeaster website ( and BSOOB Transit website ( directly for train and bus service updates.

Feeding Our Community 
Our community has joined together to accomplish some great things. Click here to learn about how people are helping our community members in need. 

How do I learn more about COVID-19?

The Maine Center for Disease Control & Prevention (Maine CDC) and 211 Maine announced today a new option for Mainers to get answers to questions about the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) at any time. This service is available by dialing 211 (or 1-866-811-5695), texting your ZIP code to 898-211, or emailing

Please visit the CDC website for the most up-to-date information using this link:

The Maine CDC can be accessed here:…/infe…/epi/airborne/coronavirus.shtml