Canton Historical Society presents the following event:
Protecting Rural Community Character: Preservation at the Crossroads of Community Planning.
Join us as Christopher W. Closs, a Field Service Advisor from Maine Preservation in Yarmouth, presents Information with a 30 minutes Power Point show followed by Q&A.
Doors Open at 6:15 with light refreshments served.
Admission is Free. Event is Open to the Public.
Topics to consider:
- Including goals in the Comprehensive Town Plan.
- What information is needed to identify and inventory the natural and historic resources that makes a community unique?
- How does the process work?
- Does it cost money and if so where does it come from?
- What impact would this have on the town and the citizens?
- What is CARMA?
- What is the National Register of Historic Places?
- What kinds of incentives can be created at the local level to help protect these resources?