Comments for: LURC reform: unorganized territories have right to self-determination

Posted Jan. 22, 2012, at 8:02 p.m.

In the late 1960s and early 1970s, the Legislature created the Land Use Regulation Commission to take over planning and zoning in the unorganized territory of Maine. This agency was created with admirable intentions, but has evolved to become what we all dislike about state government. This insulated agency deprives …

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