Category: planning and municipal assistance
Goals: To provide technical assistance, community development assistance, and planning expertise to local governments and businesses; and to assist in public infrastructure and business development programs.
Assistance to various communities for breakwater, fish pier, port and marina development; work on coastal zone management, shoreland zoning, public access, harbor management, maritime activity zones; lake phosphorous and lake water control; and fishing industry assistance.
Resources: Technical assistance in planning, community development, and drafting and administering land- use management ordinances; assistance gaining access to state and federal grants; library resources; and map inventory and cartographic services.
Region: southwest coast Casco Bay midcoast Mt. Desert Island downeast