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Bulletins about the East-West Corridor (downloadable pdfs)

Bulletin 1, September 5, 2012 (pdf)
  • What is a Utility Corridor?
  • What would the corridor be like?
  • How would the corridor be financed?
  • And if the profit produced is insufficient?

Bulletin 2, September 20, 2012 (pdf) LAND MATTERS: EMINENT DOMAIN
  • What is eminent domain?
  • Could eminent domain be used for the East-West Corridor?
  • Use of Eminent Domain in Maine
  • Eminent Domain & Utility Corridors in the U.S. Now

Bulletin 3, October 19, 2012 (pdf) Jobs and the East-West Utility Corridor
  • Jobs lost?
  • Short-term gains vs. long-term goals
  • Jobs for Canada, not Maine?
  • Resilient, local jobs
  • Conclusion: The East-West Utility corridor would serve a global economy to the detriment of the regional economy. ... [f]ew regional jobs would be generated.

(coming) Bulletin 4 (in preparation) concerns governmental and corporate complicity.
(coming) Bulletin 5 (in preparation) concerns environmental impacts.
(coming) Bulletin 6 (in preparation) reveals an alternative vision and reality that is opposite to the Cianbro plan.

We, the citizens of Maine, love the place we call home. Our sense of place is what defines us. When it's gone, it's gone forever.