Saco River Corridor Commission

Upcoming Meetings

Commission Meetings

The Commission is holding meetings via Zoom webinar through August 2022. The webinar link and phone number for each meeting will be available below in advance. Meetings are open to the public.

August 2022

Deadline to file an Application: Wednesday, August 3rd

Rules Committee Meeting: Wednesday, August 10th at 6:00pm

Meeting Agenda and Packet HERE

CLICK HERE to join the Zoom Webinar

Webinar ID: 852 8237 1709

Passcode: 1973

Telephone Access: 1 929 205 6099 

Commission Meeting: Wednesday, August 24th at 6:00pm

*Brookfield White Pine Hydro will give a short presentation regarding the Bar Mills Dam decommissioning project at the start of the Commission Meeting* 

Other Upcoming Meetings

Executive Committee Meeting: Tuesday, August 9th at 6:00pm – Declaration of Emergency

CLICK HERE to join the Zoom Webinar

Webinar ID: 849 0309 8719

Passcode: 1973

Telephone Access: 1 929 205 6099 

NOTICE: Brookfield White Pine Hydro (BWPH) will hold an in-person public meeting regarding the Bar Mills Dam decommissioning project at the Buxton Town Hall at 5:00pm on Tuesday, August 2nd. The Buxton Town Hall is located at 185 Portland Road in Buxton. 

CLICK HERE for the BWPH agency notice and contact information for the agent.

Upcoming Application Deadlines

September 2022

Deadline to file an Application: Wednesday, September 7th
Rules Committee Meeting: Wednesday, September 14th
Commission Meeting: Wednesday, September 28th

October 2022

Deadline to file an Application: Wednesday, October 5th

Rules Committee Meeting: Wednesday, October 12th

Commission Meeting: Wednesday, October 26th

Welcome To

Saco River Corridor Commission

The Saco River Corridor Commission is committed to protecting public health and safety and the quality of life for the state of Maine. The commission regulates land and water uses, protects and conserves the region’s unique and exceptional natural resources, and prevents the detrimental impacts of incompatible development.
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Protecting Maine’s Water

The Saco River Corridor: Protecting Maine’s Water is a half-hour video produced by Saco River Community Television with a grant from the Maine Outdoor Heritage Fund.

It features information on the commission’s water quality monitoring program and explains the tremendous importance of safeguarding the corridor’s water.

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latest news

Watch MPBN’s special report, Return of a River, featuring the successful efforts to renew the Saco River estuary.

Read a Portland Press Herald article on the Saco River Corridor Commission’s essential contribution to water quality.

Saco River Corridor Commission’s 2020 Water Quality Analysis

Prepared by: FB Environmental Associates for the Saco River Corridor Commission
Support provided by the Maine Outdoor Heritage Foundation

SRCC Presentation to the Committee on the Environment and Natural Resources (ENR) 2021

Prepared by:
Dalyn Houser, SRCC Executive Director