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
  • Regional Planning
    Regional Planning
  • Training and Member Services
    Training and Member Services
  • Clams, Economy and Land Use
    Clams, Economy and Land Use

News from Washington County Council of Governments

Regional Assessment of our Tourism Industry

Published on: September 15, 2017
You Are Maine Tourism and we want to hear from you! Read more...

3rd Annual DownEast Acadia Tourism Symposium and Awards Luncheon

Published on: September 15, 2017
Come Celebrate with Us!

FEMA Map Meeting May 2017

Published on: April 3, 2017

Funding Opportunities

Marine Economy Capital Grants Program

Published on: April 21, 2017
MTI is soliciting grant proposals from all participants in the Maine marine economy: firms,municipalities (including shellfish committees), private, public and non-profit entities, or collaborations of any of these who need capital investments to conduct innovative business development projects in Maine’s marine economy. Read more...

Land and Water Conservation Fund Grants Now Open!

Published on: April 3, 2017
PRE-APPROVAL SITE INSPECTION REQUEST DEADLINE is July 28, 2017. APPLICATION DEADLINE is 5:00 PM on Friday, November 17, 2017 Read more...

ConnectME Grants FY2018

Published on: April 3, 2017
The Connect ME Authority has announced their Infrastructure and Community Broadband Planning Grants for FY18. Read more...


Local Planning Board Training

Published on: April 18, 2017
This workshop is designed as a basic introduction to the various legal rules governing decisions made by local planning boards and land use appeals boards. It is aimed primarily at new or less experienced board members. Long-time board members may also find it helpful. Read more...

How Forestry Laws Affect Municipalities

Published on: April 18, 2017
These workshops are an opportunity for Code Enforcement Officers, Town Managers, Planners, Assessors, and others to meet with Maine Forest Service District Foresters. Read more...