The Advisory Committee responsibility for the Hollandville Project has been transferred to the newly formed Community Development Advisory Committee (CDAC) as required by the Community Development Block Grant process.
On November 28, 2022 the Select Board appointed the following to the CDAC who will serve as advisors for the Hollandville Project:
The Hollandville Project will have its own separate web page to keep the public apprised of the project activity.
To see if the Town will vote to transfer the sum of
$20,000.00 from the Capital Project Account for Comprehensive System Evaluation of the Limerick Sewer District and establish a Capital Project Account
Revitalization of the Water and Sewer System, for an engineering plan for use in bidding process and
Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) application.
September 27, 2021 - RFP for Engineering firm selection prepared for Hollandville Project.
RFP's due back on October 27, 2021 by 3 p.m.
October 27, 2021 3 bids were received. Bids will be reviewed and report given to the Select Board.
November 8, 2021: Select Board accepts HARC recommendation for engineering firm and awards bid to Dirigo Engineering of Fairfield, Maine. for $49,600. Articles 21: $20,000 will be applied to the Dirigo contract for the enginneering plan.
December 2021: Select Board signs contract with Dirigo Engineering.
January 2022: Dirigo and Community Dynamics work together on Letter of Intent for CDBG process.
March & April 2022: DIrigo, Limerick W&S District, town officials, HARC and Community Dynamics work together on grant applications.
To see if the town will vote to establish a Capital Project Hollandville Revitalization Account for a Water and Sewer System Project and transfer $100,000.00 from the Capital Project Reserve Account to said account. Preliminary CDBG Grant preparation for Hollandville Revitalization of Water & Sewer Project required for 2022 grant application.
Hollandville 2022 Progress
January - Letter of Intent Filed.
- Signed DIrigo Contract Received
February 2, 2022 - Invitation received to apply for CDBG grant.
March 11, 2022 Annual Town MeetingWarrant Articles approved.
Article 20 Town Warrant Approved
To see is the Town will vote to authorize the Select Board to appropriate $125,000 from the American Rescue Fund Account and transfer $125,000 from the Capital Project Reserve Account to the Capital Project Hollandville Revitalization Account. VOTERS APPROVE
March 18, 2022 - Maine Clean Water Application submitted for Hollandville Project by Community Dynamics Corporation.
March 25, 2022 CDBG Application completed and filed by Community Dynamics Corporation.
April 2022 Congressionally Directed Spending Applications for the Hollandville Project submitted to Senators King and Collins. Also, a Community Funding Project Application was submitted to Representative Pingree for the Hollandville Project.
Filed by Community Dynamics Corporation.
April 25, 2022 Received from the Department of Economic and Community Development, Augusta, ME: "After review of your 2020 CDBG Public Infrastructure Grant application, the Office of Community Development (OCD) is inviting the Town of Limerick into the project development phase of the application process. This invitation is contingent upon receipt of funding from the federal Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). We have reserved $500,000 for your project ." (Hollandville Project).
AQ: When will a community funding project be approved? When will we know?
"Community Project Fundings are not finalized until their respective bills pass the House and Senate and are signed into law. Though the fiscal year is set to begin on October 1, 2022, final negotiations often stretch beyond that date. FY22 was not closed until March 2022". Pingree Washington DC Office
The Town of Limerick will hold a Public Hearing on November 14, 2022, at 6:00 PM, at the Limerick Town Office, 55 Washington Street, to discuss acceptance of a Public Infrastructure CDBG Grant. The purpose of the grant is to replace water and sewer lines, services, and manholes on Maple Street, Wescott Street, and Prospect Street. Public comments will be solicited at this Hearing and will be submitted as part of the Project Development Phase. All persons wishing to make comments or ask questions about the acceptance of these funds are invited to attend this Public Hearing. Comments may be submitted in writing to: Town of Limerick, 55 Washington Street, Limerick ME 04048 at any time prior to the Public Hearing. TDD/TTY users may call 711. If you are physically unable to access any of the Town’s programs or services, please call 207-793-4475, so that accommodations can be made.
Dec 12. 2022 Environmental Review presented by Community Dynamics Corp. to the Select Board. The Board approved and signed. Will be forwarded to CDBG Augusta ME. and in effect after 15 days of submission for Hollandville Project.
Environmental Review Finding of
No Significant Impact
The Town of Limerick has made an environmental assessment for this project and has determined that the project will have no significant impact on the human environment. Therefore, an Environmental Impact Statement under the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 is not required. Additional project information is in the Environmental Review Record (ERR) is on file at:
Grantee: Town of Limeri
Address: 55 Washington Street, Limerick ME 04048
The ERR may be examined or copied weekdays 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Published in Shopping Guide 12/23/2022.
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