Smart Growth Forums

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2018 Forums & Events


Forum: Developer Forum on Commercial Corridor Redevelopment – Exploring Opportunities for Redevelopment on Falmouth Route 1

6:30-8:30p, Tuesday April 24th, Lunt Auditorium, Falmouth

Free & Open to the Public. Cohosted by GrowSmart Maine & The Town of Falmouth; Moderated by Kristina Egan of GPCOG

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Workshop: Rising Water – Adapting Maine Communities

9-11:30a, Tuesday May 8, Augusta City Hall

**Launch of new tools created for Municipal Planning Assistance Program!**

$10. Hosted by Maine Alliance for Smart Growth, KVCOG & Maine Downtown Center

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Workshop: Communicating with Mainers on Climate Change – a hands-on training using current Maine-based messaging research

Monday, May 21, 2018, 12:30pm – 4:00pm, Mather Auditorium, Wells Reserve, Wells

Free & Open to the Public. Hosted by Wells Reserve at Laudholm and the Maine Climate Table

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2018 Annual GrowSmart Maine Summit

Thursday October 11, Bangor – Visit our Summit Page for More Information & Registration.

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GrowSmart Maine’s Forums and Tours provide an opportunity for exploration of projects, policies, and developments that highlight examples of smart growth in Maine. Attendees are treated to an in-depth discussion and presentations of practical tools and information in a comfortable, casual setting. Our Forums begin with light fare and networking, followed by a presentation of expert panelists showcasing varying perspectives, and conclude with a discussion.

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