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 A Municipal Development and Tax Increment Financing District
To Be Known As The

“ Big Moose Resort Tax Increment Financing District”

 Notice is hereby given that the Board of Commissioners of Piscataquis County will hold a public hearing on

Tuesday, April 20, 2021
Via Zoom and In Person at the County Office, 163 E Main St, Dover-Foxcroft, ME 04426

The Public Hearing will be at 8:30 a.m.,
following conclusion of the Commissioners' regular business agenda

The purpose of the public hearing is to receive public comments on the designation of the municipal development and tax increment financing district to be known as the Big Moose Resort Tax Increment Financing District (the “District”) and the adoption of a development program for the District pursuant to the provisions of Chapter 206 of Title 30-A of the Maine Revised Statutes, as amended.  The development program for the District will also include authorization and approval of one or more credit enhancement agreements.

 The proposed District consists of approximately 1,700 acres and sits on the north side of Big Moose Mountain in Big Moose Township, Piscataquis County, Maine, approximately 6 miles north of Greenville, Maine on State highway 15/6, including related property assets.   

 Copies of the proposed District and development program and relevant materials will be available at the Piscataquis County Office during normal business hours in advance of the public hearing. The materials will also be available at and may also be obtained by calling (207) 564-6500 during normal business hours and requesting that Lori Adkins or Michael Williams mail or email a copy to you.  

 All interested persons are invited to participate in the public hearing and will be given an opportunity to be heard. Public comments may be made in person, made remotely by Zoom, or submitted in writing in advance of the public hearing. In order participate remotely and register for the Zoom meeting (link below).

Written comments may be submitted to Michael Williams, County Manager, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  To be accepted, written comments must be received by April 18, 2021.

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Remote participation and/or written submissions are encouraged as capacity is limited for in-person attendance due to state social distancing requirements.

To participate via Zoom, please select the raised hand feature and the moderator will enable you to speak.

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