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Our Katahdin - 2021 Year in Review

Our Katahdin's 2021 Year in Review. Hear about the progress, challenges and way forward. Thank you for your engagement and support.

Request for Proposals - Brownfields Cleanup Projects

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has awarded Our Katahdin a Brownfields Cleanup Grant in the sum of $500,000 to support redevelopment of Brownfields impacted by hazardous substances on the former Great Northern Paper mill in Millinocket, Maine.

OK is requesting information on qualifications from qualified environmental engineering/consulting firms to assist with implementation of the grant-funded cleanup.

Our Katahdin - RFP Research Building Brownfields Cleanup 2021

Cooperative Agreement with USEPA

EPA Brownfield Application Public Meeting

Topic: OK's EPA Brownfield Application Public Meeting

Time: Nov 15, 2021 05:30 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Grant Documents

2022 Engineering Building Cleanup Grant - Narrative

2022 Engineering Building Cleanup Grant - ABCA

Data Center to Locate at Former Mill Site in Millinocket

nautilus-announcement.jpgMillinocket, ME. 6/5/2021 - Nautilus Data Technologies (“Nautilus”), a sustainable data center technology company, has announced plans to locate a data center at the former mill site in Millinocket, Maine. Nautilus and site owner Our Katahdin have executed a 99-year lease which clears the way for engineering, permitting and development to begin in Millinocket, effective immediately. The first phase of the $300 million project is expected to be operating by late 2022.

EPA Selects Three Projects in Maine to Receive $1.3 Million for Brownfields Cleanup

EPA-LOGO.pngBOSTON – Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is announcing that three grantees in the state of Maine have been selected to receive $1.3 million to assess and clean up contaminated properties under the agency's Brownfields Program.

These funds will support under-served and economically disadvantaged communities around the state in assessing and cleaning up abandoned industrial and commercial properties. The Maine grant award announcements are among 151 communities across the nation to receive 154 grant awards totaling $66.5 million in Brownfields funding through its Multipurpose, Assessment, and Cleanup (MAC) Grants.

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Matching Gifts

Thanks Hampden Electrical, another outstanding supporter of the Katahdin Region, for matching $1000 in donations to Our Katahdin projects.

Hampden Electrical

337 Perry Rd. Suite #1
Bangor, ME 04401

IDEXX, with its continued dedication to the health of Maine communities, has generously matched $1500 in donations to
Revitalize Hillcrest Park IDEXX Laboratories

Thank you Lisa Caruso and Jay Peavey for generously matching $500 in donations to the
Katahdin Area Communal Gardens
Peavy Realty "Your Professional Realtor Creating Results That Will Move You"