Public Policy

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LUPC Proposal for new Adjacency Rules

Recently, the Chamber has been made aware of a new proposal for Adjacency Rules for development of Unorganized Territories, which could have a significant impact on the people and businesses in the Katahdin Region and the entire North Woods.

Here are two websites from both the Committee that is proposing the rules

The Land Use Planning Commission’s page on adjacency:

and the Natural Resources Council of Maine’s position

NRCM’s page on adjacency:

Finally, here is a link to an article in the Bangor Daily News that covered the hearing on June 20th, 2018.

Bangor Daily News on LUPC Hearing



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