Planning & Development News

  • Aug 23 2016
    The Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry (DACF) announces the award of nearly $186,280 for five projects along the Maine coast. The funds, from the DACF Maine Coastal Program, are awarded through the DACF Municipal Planning Assistance Program. The chosen projects will support the coastal economy by helping to enhance fish and shellfish harvests, reduce beach closures, increase public coastal access, revitalize coastal downtowns, and protect island transportation assets. The C... details
  • Aug 18 2016
    You may have seen them out collecting? Folks are everywhere enjoying the outside while interacting with the newest app that's all the rage, Pokemon Go! In parks, on the street, and in the woods Pokemon Go has taken the country, maybe even the world by storm! 'Head down and forward' takes on a whole new meaning with this app! You may have seen our City Arborist and other members of the Forestry Division striking that all too familiar pose of a Pokemon hunter. Well, we are also ou... details
  • Jun 3 2016
    The Bath Trolley provides transportation for residents of the City of Bath and its visitors through the historic sea-faring city. The Fare for a One-Way Trolley ride is only $1.00 except for Advertised Specials. Annual Membership with unlimited riding privileges are available for $20. The 2016 Bath Trolley schedule is now available. ... details
  • May 26 2016
    MaineDOT contractors will begin excavation and drainage work along Leeman Highway next week, immediately after Memorial Day. The work will get underway in the area under the High Street Bridge and will progress toward the Washington Street intersection under the Central Maine and Quebec Railway lines. During the progress of this work, drivers should expect shifts in traffic. Work zone signs, barrels and cones will be placed to guide drivers and pedestrians around work areas. Intermittent l... details
  • Jan 8 2016
    The Maine Department of Transportation is planning a bridge superstructure replacement on the West Approach Bridge (the Viaduct) during 2016-2017. For more information ... details