News & Notes: LMF


Action Alert: Final action needed to advance solar policy

Wednesday, April 20th, 2016

Please ask your legislators to vote in support of the veto override on LD 1649   Recently, the Legislature voted on the comprehensive solar bill (LD 1649). The good news: the bill passed by strong margins, 91-56 in the House and 35-0 in the Senate. The bad news: we don’t have enough votes in the House to …

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Action Alert: Help Ensure Funding for LMF and Stream Crossings

Friday, April 15th, 2016

Please Contact Your Legislators NOW and Urge Them to Support New Bond Funding for Land for Maine’s Future (LD 1248) and Stream Crossings (LD 1069)   The Appropriations Committee voted yesterday on bonds. The good news is that a majority of the committee voted in favor of both the Land for Maine’s (LMF) Bond (LD …

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Action Alert: Land for Maine’s Future Is Nearly Out of Money

Monday, April 11th, 2016

The legislative session is wrapping up quickly and we need legislators to vote in support of bond funding for the Land for Maine’s Future program before they adjourn. Please contact your legislators and urge them to support LD 1248. LD 1248 proposes $20 million of new bond funding for the state’s land conservation program. For …

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Land for Maine’s Future (LMF)

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016

Land for Maine’s Future The Land for Maine’s Future (LMF) program helps conserve lands with high recreational and ecological value, as well as working farms, forestlands and waterfronts. Lands conserved through LMF form the foundation of our natural resource-based economy and provide significant economic value in the form of natural goods and services. This important program has been …

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Why LePage and Legislature will definitely clash on land bonds in January

Wednesday, October 28th, 2015
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LePage frees $2.2 million for Land for Maine’s Future

Wednesday, October 28th, 2015
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LePage releases $2.2 million in Land for Maine’s Future account

Wednesday, October 28th, 2015
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Maine people tell Governor: You’re wrong!

Tuesday, October 27th, 2015
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Board expected to keep pushing LePage on Land for Maine’s Future money

Tuesday, October 27th, 2015
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Senate overrides LePage veto of bill that would force him to sign bonds

Thursday, August 13th, 2015
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