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ME Bucksport Penobscot River

USDA Rural Development and Congressman Michael Michaud announce $10.5 million in essential upgrades to the Town of Bucksport- one of the largest investments by USDA Rural Development in a Maine community. L to R: Penobscot River Restoration Trust Executive Director Laura Rose Day; Bucksport Town Manager Michael Brennan; Congressman Michael H. Michaud; and USDA Rural Development State Director Virginia Manuel

In the News...More News Releases
(November 8, 2013) Freedom Falls Selected to Receive Rural Energy for America Program Grant of $49,500 for Hydropower Renewable Energy System
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(October 24, 2013) Eastern Maine Electric Cooperative, Inc. to Receive $5.9 Million from USDA Rural Development to Expand and Improve Electric Infrastructure
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(September 18, 2013) USDA Rural Development Invests $1.2 Million in Six Maine Organizations to Support Regional and Economic Development Projects
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(September 12, 2013) USDA Announces Support for Producers of Advanced Biofuel
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(September 6, 2013) USDA Rural Development Acting Under Secretary Doug O'Brien Announces 10 Rural Energy for America Program Grants at Forage Market in Lewiston
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RD-SFH-Eligibility-NoticeChanges to the housing eligible areas map based on 2010 Census data scheduled to take effect 1/15/14, have been postponed to 10/1/14 by passage of the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2014. View "Future Eligible Areas".
Complete applications received before October 1, 2014, will continue to use rural area definitions based on 2000 Census data.
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ME Blog April 10 Northern Girl VeggiesVegetable Processing Facility “Northern Girl” Gears up for Fresh Veggies
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ME Annual Report FY 2012Maine's Annual Progress Report FY 2012
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ME Know Your FarmerKnow Your Farmer, Know Your Food
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