Comments for: Maine House passes bill allowing towns to opt in to big-box law

Posted May 03, 2011, at 7:35 p.m.
Last modified May 03, 2011, at 8:03 p.m.

AUGUSTA | The Maine House of Representatives on Tuesday approved a bill that would allow municipalities to opt in to the state’s Informed Growth Act law. The House voted 90-59, mostly along party lines. Twelve Democrats voted with the Republican majority. The law requires developers of big-box retail projects …

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