Archives For: Maine
A bill that would create a statewide land bank for bringing properties into more productive uses has advanced through the state Legislature and has received overwhelming bipartisan support.
13 Apr 2022
FEMA has issued a Major Disaster Declaration for areas of Maine affected by a severe storm and flooding from October 30-31, 2021.
15 Mar 2022
The Sun Journal published an article by Maine Senator Nate Libby, author of ME LD 1203/SP 430, a recently enacted piece of legislation which will allow municipalities to provide for the care of abandoned properties before they become a threat to safety and surrounding property values.
16 Oct 2015
On June 30, ME LD 1203/SP 430 was enacted by the Senate after a vote to override a veto by Governor Paul LePage.
21 Jul 2015
On May 5, FEMA issued an update to a Presidential Major Disaster Declaration for areas in Maine as a result of a severe winter storm, snowstorm and flooding January 26-28.
5 May 2015
On April 5, Maine House Bill H.P. 992, subtitled “An Act To Expedite the Foreclosure Process” was approved by Governor Paul LePage. On April 10, bangordailynews.com published an article titled Attorney General Says New Law Will Improve Residential Foreclosure Process in Maine.
15 Apr 2014