Comments for: Bill to allow Peaks Island to secede from Portland killed

Posted April 26, 2011, at 1:19 p.m.
Last modified April 26, 2011, at 1:36 p.m.

AUGUSTA, Maine — A bill to let Peaks Island secede from Portland and form its own town has been killed by the Maine Legislature. The State and Local Government Committee voted unanimously to reject the bill. Four years ago a similar bill was narrowly defeated. Peaks Island is the most …

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