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

Annual Meeting Minutes and Broadband Panel Highlights

Published on: November 21, 2016
Download the FY16 Annual Meeting minutes and Broadband Panel highlights. Read more...

Annual Report for FY16 Now Posted

Published on: November 4, 2016

WCCOG 2016 Annual Meeting and Dinner

Published on: October 13, 2016
Join us November 14th as we celebrate another year of partnerships with Washington County communities. Read more...

Funding Opportunities

2017 Project Canopy Assisstance Grants

Published on: November 18, 2016
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. Read more...

Grants for Culvert Upgrades, October 2016

Published on: February 12, 2016
ROUND 3 final round of Grants for Culvert Upgrades announced! Beginning October 14, 2016, eligible recipients may apply for grant monies for improvements to public infrastructure. Read more...

Recreational Trails Grant Workshop

Published on: May 27, 2016
A workshop series is scheduled in June to help provide background information and insights into the Recreational Trails Grant program. Read more...


Culvert Replacement and Stream Restoration Workshop

Published on: August 18, 2016
Stream and wetland crossings are vital to the ecological health and commercial access of millions of acres of forest and agricultural land in Maine. This workshop will teach participants the principles of stream smart crossings and will feature the removal of an old culvert and installation of a new, open-bottom culvert. A review of Maine Forest Service BMPs will also be provided. This event is free and open to the public. Read more...

Certified Stormwater Inspector training

Published on: July 15, 2016
Designed specifically for municipal personnel our course offers training and certification to demonstrate, for the record, that inspectors are qualified. Read more...


Published on: July 8, 2016
The 2016 MAPSS/MAWS/MASE/SSSNNE Soils and Natural Resource Workshop will be held at Sebago lake State Park in the town of Casco, Maine; on September 7, 2016 from 9:00 am until 3:30 pm. Read more...