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Section 11: Fees, Charges and Payments

11.1 The payment of all fees and charges shall be made at the office of the City Treasurer in the City Hall or to the Cemetery Superintendent, where receipts will be issued for all amounts paid.

11.2 The following schedule of fees and charges is in effect and applicable to all portions of the Bangor Municipal Cemeteries. These fees and charges are subject to change without notice at such times, as the City may deem necessary.

A.  Price of Lots (including Perpetual of Endowed Care): The charge made for all lots shall be based on the number of graves that a lot will accommodate. Cemetery lots- Price includes Perpetual Care.

Lot Size Lot Price Perpetual Care Total Cost
2 Grave Lot $300 $300 $600
Cremation Lot $50 $50 $100

B.  Annual Care: On certain lots in older portions of the Cemeteries no provisions were made in the lot charges for perpetual care or endowed care. An Annual Care charge may be made on such lots by the City for the upkeep and annual maintenance of such lots. Lot owners may, if they desire, secure perpetual or endowed care of such lots by paying the perpetual or endowed care charge as specified herein.

Lot Size Annual Care Charge
All lots $35.00

C.  Interments: The following fixed charges will be made by the City for opening all graves. This charge includes the opening of the grave, removal of excess material, refilling and seeding or sodding.

Weekday Charge Weekend Charge
Earth Burial $300 $400
Cremation $100 $175
Children & Babies buried in vaults up to 3 feet $100 $175

D.  The rates for the section bounded on the East by Eastbrook Avenue and on the West by Westbrook Avenue in the City owned portion of Mt. Hope Cemetery shall be designated herein, and shall be restricted to Flush Markers. All Flush Markers will be laid on foundations as prescribed herein. No monuments shall be allowed in this section.

The rates for Block "G" in the City owned portion of Mt. Hope Cemetery shall be in accordance with the rate schedule for single grave lots, and shall be restricted to Flush Markers.

Lot Size Lot Price Perpetual Care Total Cost
Single Grave $150 $150 $300

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