The Washington County Council of Governments (WCCOG) is a municipal membership organization that delivers a wide range of customized planning, advisory and resources development services to help communities build the future of Washington County, Maine.

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WCCOG Member Towns

  • Community Development
    Community Development
  • Bold Coast Scenic Byway
    Bold Coast Scenic Byway
  • Brownfields Assessment
  • Regional Planning
    Regional Planning
  • Training and Member Services
    Training and Member Services
  • Clams, Economy and Land Use
    Clams, Economy and Land Use

News from Washington County Council of Governments

FY15 Annual Report

Published on: November 6, 2015

Paint Recycling

Published on: November 2, 2015

WCCOG annual meeting invitation

Published on: October 13, 2015
You are invited to the 2016 Annual General Meeting of the Washington County Council of Governments - November 9, 2015. Read more...

Funding Opportunities

Request for Grant Proposals

Published on: November 17, 2015
The Department of Administrative and Financial Services (DAFS), which is tasked with overseeing the Local Government Efficient Fund program, has invited municipal officials to submit applications for the Efficiency Fund grants. Read more...

Grants for Culvert Upgrades 2016

Published on: November 10, 2015
The Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry, Bureau of Parks and Lands is seeking grant proposals to improve recreational boating access to the waters in Maine. Read more...

Project Canopy Assistance Grants

Published on: September 8, 2015
Project Canopy Assistance Grants are available to state, county, and municipal governments, educational institutions, and non-profit organizations for developing and implementing community forestry projects and programs. Grant applications will be due to the Maine forest Service at 5:00 pm on Friday, December 4, 2015. All grants require a 50% match from the grant recipient in cash or in-kind services. Read more...


Road Crossing Field Training Workshops

Published on: October 13, 2015
Maintain fish and wildlife habitat while protecting roads and public safety. Prepare for the large and frequent storm events that have been washing out roads around the state and the northeast. Read more...

Basic Plumbing

Published on: October 5, 2015
This course will be an introduction to the basic principles of residential and commercial plumbing concepts, designs, and installations. October 30, 2015 - Hampden November 6, 2015 - Kittery Read more...

Subsurface Wastewater

Published on: October 5, 2015
SUBSURFACE WASTEWATER BASIC TRAINING - Issues covered under subsurface wastewater include recent rule changes, review of full SSWWD rules, seasonal conversion, and minimum lot size. Read more...