The Town of Orient Welcomes You
The Town of Orient is located on scenic U.S. Rt. 1 between Houlton and Danforth. There is a U.S. Customs Border Crossing offering access to New Brunswick, Canada.
Being home to East Grand Lake, North Lake, Deering Lake, and Longly Lake makes Orient a sportsman;s and vacation paradise. There are fishing, hunting, boating, ATV trails, and idyllic forests to hike. In winter, Orient is a destination for snow sledding and ice fishing. The wildlife habitats with deer, moose, raccoons, fox, bear, and other species as well as a large variety of birds and waterfowl satisfy the sportsman, shutterbug, and vacationer.
Orient is a rural community involved in farming, forestry, and landscaping. A small year round population grows during vacation, hunting, and fishing seasons to include those already enlightened to the natural beauty of the area.
Voting will be April 29th from 3 - 7pm. Victor Alexander is running for a 3 year term on Board of Selectmen, Barbara Sharpe is running for a 3 year term on the School Board, and Donna Foley is running for a 1 year term on the School Board.
Town meeting will follow on April 30th at 6:00pm.