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Vienna (Vy-enna) a town in Kennebec County was settled in 1786 and incorporated on February 20, 1802 from portions of Goshen and Wyman's plantations. The community was named for what is now Vienna, Austria. (see History of Vienna).

Small, quiet and picturesque, Vienna is located on the northwesterly corner of Kennebec County, 22 miles northwest of Augusta the state capital and just 12 miles down Rt. 41 from Farmington the Franklin County seat.

Vienna lies within the foothills of the western Maine mountains. On a clear day McGaffey Mountain — the highest point in Kennebec County—which is located in Vienna, provides views of Mount Washington, Mount Blue, the Camden Hills and Mount Katahdin.

Vienna Newsletter - Feb/Mar 2016

The new February/March 2016 Vienna Record may be found here

  • Selectmen's minutes - Dec. 1, 2015 through Jan 19, 2016
  • Announcement for Neighbors driving Neighbors
  • Planning board minutes for October 28  and December 16
  • Notice of a public hearing on a proposed building ordinance - Feb 18, 7PM at the Vienna town house
  • Notice of the Democratic caucus on Sunday March 6 at the Community Room of the Vienna Fire Station
  • Notice of the Vienna Fire Department Spaghetti Supper - March 19 4:30-6:30
  • Health officer - Statistics: Chance and Blinded control trials.
  • Dr. Shaw Memorial Library news
  • Food Bank @ Mt. Vernon Baptist Church - contact Helen Wilkey at 293-2351
  • 30 Mile River Watershed Association News
  • Maranacook Adult Education offerings

Public Hearing - Proposed Building Ordinance for the Town of Vienna

The Ordinance Review Committee will hold a public hearing on the proposed Building Ordinance for the Town of Vienna on Thursday, February 18 at 7:00 PM at the Vienna Town House.

You can read the proposed Building Ordinance here.

Planning Board - Minutes: September 23, 2015


Planning Board - Minutes: October 28, 2015


Lawless v. Vienna - Cell Tower appeal decision - Nov. 19, 2015

The Superior court has denied the challenge by Jonathan Lawless, et. al. to the decision of the Vienna Board of Appeals to grant a permit for constructions of the cell tower.

On Feb. 9, 2015 the Board of Appeals had overturned the Planning Boards denial of Global Tower Assetts, LLC and Northeast Wireless Networks, LLC request to construct a cell tower in Vienna. This ruling by the Board of Appeals has been upheld by the court.

See the court ruling here

Other documents pertaining to this court case:

Complaint filed in Superior Court - February 24, 2015

Brief filed by petitioners - April 14, 2015

Response Brief filed by Global Tower Assets - May 20, 2015

Defendant's Brief filed by the attorney for the Town of Vienna - May 21, 2015


Vienna Union Hall newsletter - Dec. 2015

Vienna Union Hall December newsletter can be found here

Read about the details of the upcoming Christmas revels to be held Dec. 19, 2015

Town Clerk notice - Late tax payments

Anyone who made their tax payments later than the June 15, 2015  and September 15, 2015 due dates may want to contact me at 293-2915.

You may have a small amount still due because of interest.  After December 31 anyone with a balance, must be put in the town report.

The office will be closed on Thursday, December 24 for Christmas Eve and on Thursday, December 31 for year ending. 

Planning Board - meeting cancellation

The Vienna Planning Board has canceled its regular meetings scheduled for late November and for Dec. 23 (in view of the holidays) and will hold a meeting on Wednesday December 16 at 7:00 PM at the Town House.

Creston Gaither, secretary, Vienna Planning Board

Maine Voter Referendum - Nov. 3, 2015

Maine Referendum Voting: Polls open 10AM to 8PM at the Vienna Community Center

Click on the links below for more information on these ballot items.

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