May 2010

May 2010

Long Creek - permitting deadline, annual meeting & project updates

Long Creek Restoration Project

Improving stream water quality and habitat 
 
To:  Long Creek Property owner/interested person
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Thank you for subscribing to the Long Creek Restoration Project email update list.  Read on to get the latest on permitting, Governing Board meetings and program progress.
 
General Permit Enrollment Deadline This Week!
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Perkins Thompson is assisting landowners with the preparation of the Participating Landowner Agreement and Memorandum of Agreement for signature.  The information on enrollment is below.  Please provide a. - i. under #1 below to Julie Ray at Perkins Thompson (jray@perkinsthompson.com) and she will prepare your agreements for signature.    
 
Following the processing of your Participating Landowner Agreement and Memorandum of Agreement, you will need to fill out the Notice of Intent (available at: http://www.restorelongcreek.org/permitting/index.htm) and send it to the Maine Department of Environmental Protection.
 
General Permit Enrollment Procudure 
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The following steps are required to enroll in the Long Creek General Permit
 
1.  Landowner provides Perkins Thompson with information to complete the Participating Landowner Agreement (PLA) and Memorandum of Agreement (MOA):           
    a. Name of Participating Landowner;
    b. Nature of Participating Landowner entity (sole proprietorship/ partnership/ corporation/
        limited liability company/real estate trust) and where organized;
    c. Mailing address of Participating Landowner;
    d. Physical address of the Parcel;
    e. Municipal tax map and lot number of the Parcel;
    f.  Cumberland County Registry of Deeds Book and Page number for the Parcel;
    g. If less than the entire property described by the map and lot number and book and
        page is to be part of the General Permit and subject to the PLA, a Schedule A must be
        prepared by the Participating Landowner providing a legal description of the portion of
        the parcel that will be subject to the PLA;
    h. Where the Participating Landowner is not the Record Owner of the Parcel, the name
        and mailing address of the Record Owner; and
    i.  Mailing information for notice under Section 16 -- the contact name and mailing
        address for the Participating Landowner and for the Record Owner, if any.
 
2.  CCSWCD provides Perkins Thompson with Appendix B Initial Assessment form for each Landowner to incorporate into that Landowner's PLA (this has been done);
 
3.  Perkins Thompson provides specific PLA and MOA forms to each Landowner once information is provided by both the Landowner and CCSWCD;
 
4.  Landowner executes PLA and MOA (the latter before a Notary Public) and returns to Perkins Thompson, with 15% payment to the Long Creek Watershed Management District c/o CCSWCD, for execution by Long Creek Watershed Management District Chair;
 
5.  Perkins Thompson provides copies of PLA and MOA, executed by both parties, to CCSWCD and to Landowner and records MOA at the Registry of Deeds.
 
6.  Landowner completes and submits Notice of Intent (attached) to DEP (by June 18th).
 
Contact Information for Perkins Thompson:
Julie Ray                                                                    
Attorney                                                                    
PERKINS|THOMPSON                       
ONE CANAL PLAZA, PO BOX 426                           
PORTLAND, ME 04112-0426                                    
207.774.2635 Main                                                     
207.871.8026 Fax                                                       
www.perkinsthompson.com                                       
jray@perkinsthompson.com   
 
Long Creek Watershed Management District Annual Meeting~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Annual Meeting of the Governing Board to occur Friday, May 21st at 10:00 a.m. at the Portland City Hall, State of Maine Room.
 
Agenda and meeting materials are available at: http://www.restorelongcreek.org/govboard/index.htm 
 
Long Creek and Stimulus - Let Implementation Continue!~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Progress continues on Mall Plaza (behind Dick's Sporting Goods) and Darling Avenue projects.  Photos and descriptions of work will be posted at wwww.restorelongcreek.org by week's end. 
 
Funding for this work is provided by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, which is being administered by the Maine Clean Water Revolving Fund Program.
 
Quick Links...
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Contacts
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Tamara Lee Pinard
Senior Project Manager
(207) 892-4700
 
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Post Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 12:15 PM