There is a place, closer to your front door than you could ever imagine, where every season becomes the season of possibility. A place where new, innovative ideas are always encouraged; where citizens speak of community pride and ownership; and where government is a partnership of neighbor helping neighbor.
That place is Presque Isle, Maine.
Presque Isle’s vision of the future and ability to adapt to change have created a vibrant, dynamic community. But never far from their rich historic past, Presque Isle citizens also have a deep respect for the tradition that brought people to this community more than 150 years ago. That tradition includes involvement in the community, a strong desire to protect historic landmarks while maintaining a vibrant downtown and a deep desire to preserve the natural beauty of Presque Isle.
These are the reasons that Presque Isle residents, businesses and tourists find Presque Isle such an appealing place to live, work and visit.
If you are considering locating a business in Presque Isle, you will be interested to know that Presque Isle enjoys a strong and diverse economy. We are the economic hub of Aroostook County and we are committed to fostering an entrepreneurial spirit – providing quality services and infrastructure for the business community.
If you are one of the thousands of tourists who visit Presque Isle every year, you will be pleased to learn that Presque Isle’s hospitality includes “small-town” friendliness with the amenities of a “big-city” without urban sprawl and congestion.
We invite you to explore our website to learn more about our community and services!
The City of Presque Isle prohibits discrimination in all its programs and activities on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability and where applicable, sex, marital status, familial status, parental status, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, political beliefs, reprisals or because all or part of an individual’s income is derived from any public assistance program. (Not all prohibited bases apply to all programs.) Persons with disabilities who require alternative means for communication of program information (Braille, large print, audiotape, etc.) should contact Martin Puckett, City Manager, at (207) 760-2785. To file a complaint, write to Martin Puckett, City Manager, 12 Second Street, Presque Isle, ME 04769. The City of Presque Isle is an equal opportunity provider and employer.