On October 28, 2013, the Falmouth Town Council unanimously adopted the 2013 Comprehensive Plan. This plan is now being submitted to the State of Maine for a review of consistency with the Growth Management Act. In the near future the Town Council is expected to determine implementation priorities and assignments.
Note: The spreadsheets on PDF pages 119-130 are best printed on 11 by 17 inch paper.
- Volume III: Maps (19 MB, 28 pages)
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Contents of Volume I: The Plan
Introduction and Vision
Future Land Use Plan
Regional Coordination Program
Capital Investment Strategy
Issues, Goals,Policies, and Strategies
Contents of Volume II: Appendices
Appendix 1: Implementation of 2000 Comprehensive Plan
Appendix 2: Public Participation Summary
Appendix 3: Survey Results
Appendix 4: Inventory Chapters -
Population and Demographics
Public Facilities and Services
Fiscal Capacity and Capital Investment Plan
Recreation and Open Space
Agriculture and Forestry
Historic, Archaeological, and Cultural Resources
Appendix 5: Timeline of Falmouth Planning Reports
Appendix 6: Image Sources
Appendix 7: Implementation Action Spreadsheets
Contents of Volume III: Maps
Current Land Use
Future Land Use Plan
Residential and Commercial Growth, 1990-2011
Potentially Developable Land
Natural Resource Limitations
Preferred Sewer Expansion Possibility in Growth Area
Areas of Potential Zoning Review
Pedestrian and Bicycle Transportation
Publically-Accessible Recreation Facilities
Agricultural and Forest Resources
Historic and Archaeologic Resources
Town-Wide Resource Conservation Overlay Zoning Districts
Coastal Bluff Hazards (Shoreland Zoning)
For more information
Please contact Theo Holtwijk, Director of Long-Range Planning, or 699-5340, or stop by his office on the second floor, if you desire to receive a printed copy of the plan. A paper copy of the plan is also available for review at the Falmouth Memorial Library. Please ask for Laura Bean.
Thank you for your interest.