WCCOG has planning expertise across a range of local and regional planning areas - current services include:
Comprehensive Plan Library
- Addison Comprehensive Plan
- Alexander Comprehensive Plan
- Baileyville Comprehensive Plan
- Beals Comprehensive Plan
- Beddington Comprehensive Plan
- Calais Comprehensive Plan
- Cherryfield Comprehensive Plan
- Columbia Comprehensive Plan
- Cooper Comprehensive Plan
- Dennysville Comprehensive Plan
- Eastport Comprehensive Plan
- Harrington Comprehensive Plan
- Harrington Harbor Management Plan
- Indian Township Comprehensive Plan
- Jonesboro Comprehensive Plan
- Jonesport Comprehensive Plan
- Lubec Comprehensive Plan
- Machias Comprehensive Plan
- Machiasport Comprehensive Plan
- Machiasport Harbor Management Plan
- Milbridge Comprehensive Plan
- Northfield Comprehensive Plan
- Pembroke Harbor Management Ordinance
- Perry and Pembroke Comprehensive Plan
- Princeton Comprehensive Plan
- Whiting Comprehensive Plan
- Whitneyville Comprehensive Plan
WCCOG has helped the majority of Washington County towns with meeting the requirements of the Maine's Growth Management Act. The latest tool to assist Washington County communities, funded by the GROWashington-Aroostook Regional Planning Project, brings the full power of GIS mapping to all Washington County municipalities....with an Internet connection each municipality can access:
On-line GIS Maps:
Regular online mapping users TAKE NOTE: Please open no more than 3 online maps at a time and remember to close them when you are done. Leaving the online maps open or opening 20 at a time (it has happened!) crashes the system for other users ~ Thanks for your cooperation!!
Please take our 5-minute User Feedback Survey — help us improve the online mapping tools and training resources — Thanks!
- Status of municipal Comprehensive Plans relative to the Growth Management Act
- Online GIS Mapping Frequently Asked Questions
- Public Parcel Viewer
- Planners Maps
- Online GIS — Written Instruction Guides
- Online GIS — Beginner and Intermediate Instruction Videos
- Online GIS — Advanced Instruction Videos
- Town- and Bay-Specific Storm Surge Scenarios for coastal Washington County
In addition to assisting communities develop Comprehensive Plans, WCCOG staff provides consultation on the State Subdivision Legislation, State Shoreland Zoning Regulations, Growth Management Legislation, general land use, municipal ordinances and Floodplain Management.
Washington County municipalities are strongest when we work together. WCCOG has completed many regional planning initiatives in transportation corridor planning, brownfields assessment, tourism development and local food system support. These are described and linked on the Regional Planning page.
Launched in January, 2015 WCCOG is currently assisting Washington County with Community Guided Planning and Zoning in the Washington County Unorganized Territories.
Topic Specific Local Planning
WCCOG also assist municipalities with planning for harbors, physical activity and energy:
Please contact Judy East (454-0465) with questions.
Trainings & Workshops
WCCOG periodically hosts workshops and trainings for planning board members and code enforcement officers.
Upcoming training and workshops are posted to the Training News Feed.
WCCOG staff are also available to conduct on-demand trainings for planning boards for member municipalities.