News Archive

Disposal of E-Waste and Banned/Obsolete Pesticides

Published on: August 29, 2014
Safely dispose of e-waste and pesticides in September and October. Read more...

June 30 Executive Committee meeting Activity Update and Agenda

Published on: June 30, 2014
June 30 Executive Committee meeting Activity Update and Agenda Read more...

Minutes & Activity Update from WCCOG 8-25-2014 Meeting Posted

Published on: August 29, 2014
Minutes from the 8-25-14 WCCOG Executive Committee meeting are now posted. Read more...

Minutes from WCCOG Exec Comm Meeting posted

Published on: July 14, 2014
Minutes from the June 30 Executive Committee Meeting are now posted. Read more...

Municipal Shellfish & Worm Predator Control Pilot Project

Published on: April 24, 2014
The Maine Department of Marine Resources is accepting applications from municipalities with shellfish ordinances for a pilot project to determine the effectiveness of predator control. Read more...

Minutes from April 14 WCCOG Meeting

Published on: April 15, 2014
The Minutes and Activity Update from the April 14, 2014 WCCOG Executive Committee meeting are now available for download. Read more...

CDBG Program 40th Anniversary

Published on: April 15, 2014
April 21-26 is Community Development Week for the CDBG Program - that is also turning 40 this year! Read more...

Free Dental Clinics in Machias - April 14-9

Published on: March 30, 2014
Free Dental Clinics in Machias during April - please post and circulate widely. Read more...

Minutes from WCCOG 2-3-2014 Meeting Posted

Published on: February 3, 2014
Minutes from the 2-3-14 WCCOG Executive Committee meeting are now posted. Read more...

Minutes from WCCOG 12-10-13 Meeting Posted

Published on: December 12, 2013
Minutes from the 12-10-13 WCCOG Executive Committee meeting are now posted. Read more...

Minutes from WCCOG Annual Meeting posted

Published on: November 14, 2013
Minutes from the Annual General Meeting of the WCCOG General Assembly, held on November 13, 2013, are now posted. Read more...

WCCOG FY13 Annual Report Posted

Published on: November 7, 2013
The Annual Report For FY 14 is available for download; it includes the proposed Work Plan and Budget for FY14. Read more...

WCCOG Annual General Meeting Invitation

Published on: November 1, 2013
The invitation and ballot for election of officers and approval of FY14 Work Plan and Budget is now posted. Read more...

Sept 30/13 Executive Committee Meeting and Activity Update

Published on: October 4, 2013
Executive Committee meeting and Activity Update now posted - click here to download (eg. Training Reimbursement Policy noted in Minutes can be downloaded here). Read more...

Downeast Acadia Transportation Summit

Published on: October 2, 2013
Strengthening our community transportation system to improve physical, economic and social health Read more...

MDOT announces a Boating Infrastructure Grant (BIG) funding opportunity

Published on: September 13, 2013
Boating Infrastructure Grant (BIG) questionnaire deadline is September 27th! Read more...

WCCOG Executive Committee mtg and Activity Update 7-31-13

Published on: August 2, 2013
The minutes from the July 31 meeting of the WCCOG Executive Committee are now posted along with the Activity Update for June and July. Read more...

Climate Vulnerability Assessments (July 31, Portside UMM 3-5PM)

Published on: July 11, 2013
The focus of the July 31 meeting of the WCCOG Executive Committee is Climate Vulnerability Assessment. Featured speaker is VT Commissioner of Housing and Community Development Noelle MacKay who will share Hurricane Irene responses in VT. We will also see the results of GIS models that depict 3-D imagery of various flooding scenarios. Read more...

Washington County Summer Food Service Program

Published on: June 28, 2013
During the summer of 2013 the USDA Summer Food Service Program will provide ~$185,000to 5 sponsoring organizations to serve ~ 63,000 meals to children at 10 sites in Washington County. Read more...

Maine Natural Resource Conservation Program

Published on: June 28, 2013
The Nature Conservancy is seeking proposals for competitive grants from the ME Natural Resources Conservation Program. Two+ million dollars will be available for wetland and significant wildlife habitat protection. Read more...

Executive Committee Updates

Published on: June 20, 2013
Executive Committee meeting minutes and Activty Update now posted Read more...

Executive Committee Meeting and Activity Update

Published on: June 18, 2013
Executive Committee meeting and Activity Update now posted - click here to download (eg. Training Reimbursement Policy noted in Minutes can be downloaded here). Read more...