FY19 Coastal Community Planning Grants Available for Municipal and Regional Projects

The Municipal Planning Assistance Program is pleased to announce the program statement for the FY19 round of Coastal Community Planning Grants has been released. Funding for these technical assistance grants comes from Maine Coastal Program annual grant from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). Those that will be eligible to apply include coastal municipalities, coastal unorganized township, groups of coastal municipalities/townships, and coastal Regional Planning Organizations (i.e. Planning Commissions and Councils of Government).

In this grant round, eligible projects must be designed to improve water quality in priority coastal watersheds, or to increase resiliency/adaptation to erosion and flooding, while preserving coastal natural resources.

Applications are due Friday, July 27, 2018 at 2 P.M.

FY19 CCG Grant Program Statement

Contact: Ruta Dzenis, Senior Planner MPAP (207) 287-2851