Mike Horn to Speak at the National Pesticide Forum

Last week we looked at the National Pesticide Forum to be held in Portland, beginning the afternoon of Friday, April 15, and continuing all day Saturday, April 16, at the University of Maine in South Portland. We mentioned that someone from Ogunquit would probably be...

National Pesticide Forum, Portland, Maine, April 15-16

We have seen how Ogunquit leads the way in Maine, to borrow Down East Magazine’s headline for their article about our pesticide ordinance and its awarding our town their Environmental Award for 2015, the first ever given to a town. None of us should be surprised,...

Ogunquit Leading the Way

This might be hard to believe, given Ogunquit must be one of the smaller towns in Maine, but if you recall the headline that Down East magazine gave the article – “OGUNQUIT LEADS THE WAY!” – you will have some idea what a small town with concerned voters can do to...

Clean Water = Clean Beach = Safe Swimming!

A while ago I wrote about our latest grant – our Coastal Community Grant – bringing together all the towns in the Ogunquit River watershed to better understand and deal with bacterial problems in the watershed areas of these towns – York, Ogunquit, Wells, and South...