[i]Editor's Note: Yes sir! When I want something done I go to a 50-member committee.[/i]
Sears Island planning effort in the balance
By Peter Taber
(Created: Friday, November 3, 2006 4:13 PM EST)
A meeting next week in Searsport might well confirm success or failure for the state-sponsored planning effort to determine the fate of the largest wild island property in public hands along the East Coast.
The approximately 50 members of the steering committee for a planning effort initiated last spring by Gov. John Baldacci independent of DOT control come to the table with sharply varied persuasions.