Reminder! Second In Series Of Maine State Pier Public Meetings – Next Week – 3/23

By Carol McCracken

The second in a series of public meetings on the past and future of the Maine State Pier will be offered Wednesday, March 25 from 7:00 – 8: 30 p.m. at the Ocean Gateway Terminal, 14 Ocean Gateway Pier at the bottom of the Hill. It’s intended to inform the public about issues confronting the redevelopment of the Pier as well as to receive input from the public on the project.

There will be a panel discussion with Charles Colgan, economist at the Muskie School of Public Service, John Henshaw, Director of the Maine Port Authority and Morris Fisher, of Boulas Property Management.

The panel will address how the Maine State Pier can best contribute to the local economy and paths that should be considered for redevelopment of the pier and surrounding area as well as other matters. The meetings are hosted by the city.

For more information, please call the city’s planning office at 874-8719.