The Washington County Council of Governments (WCCOG) is a municipal membership organization that delivers a wide range of customized planning, advisory and resources development services to help communities build the future of Washington County, Maine.

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WCCOG Member Towns

  • Community Development
    Community Development
  • Bold Coast Scenic Byway
    Bold Coast Scenic Byway
  • Brownfields Assessment
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    Regional Planning
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    Training and Member Services
  • Clams, Economy and Land Use
    Clams, Economy and Land Use

News from Washington County Council of Governments

Wind Energy Zoning & Permitting Toolkit

Published on: December 19, 2017
The Clean Energy States Alliance & Northeast Wind Resource Center now offer a new toolkit to help local governments facilitate development of wind in their communities. Read more...

Growing Farm Friendly Communities

Published on: December 19, 2017
A discussion about creating municipal agricultural commissions, and other tools to support farms in your town. Read more...

Coastal Communities Survey - Management Strategies

Published on: December 6, 2017
The Association of State Flood Plain Managers (ASFPM) & partners want to hear from elected officials, community planners, floodplain and emergency managers, and others involved in coastal management. Read more...

Funding Opportunities

Project Canopy Grants

Published on: February 20, 2018
Project Canopy Assistance Grants are available for 2018.

Maine Conservation Corps Field Teams RFP

Published on: January 29, 2018
Maine Conservation Corps (MCC) engages teams of young men and women in trail construction, rehabilitation and maintenance projects throughout Maine. MCC is seeking applications to provide field teams to assist with trail maintenance and infrastructure. Read more...

FY18 CDBG Proposed Program Statement Public Hearing

Published on: October 31, 2017
The Office of Community Development is holding a public hearing on the FY18 CDBG Proposed Program Statement on November 9, 2017. Read more...


Growing Mussels, Oysters, and Seaweed

Published on: February 9, 2018
Now is a great time to diversify your income with aquaculture. Read more...

SubSurface Waste Water and Internal Plumbing Winter-Spring 2018 Training

Published on: January 29, 2018
Full day trainings on Subsurface Wastewater and Internal Plumbing now scheduled for the Winter and Spring of 2018. Read more...