Comments for: Freeport facing $270,000 state environmental permit for sports fields

Posted Nov. 28, 2012, at 6 p.m.

FREEPORT | An updated state environmental regulation has placed the town in a $270,000 quandary. At issue is whether to spend the money to rework stormwater runoff at the Pownal Road athletic field — which would satisfy the Maine Department of Environmental Protection — or to shed the parcel …

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  • HalseyTaylor

    And if this was about a business expansion, they would head to another state. Why would it cost $270,000 to handle stormwater runoff from a field of grass?

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