Office of Planning & Economic Development

 The Planning & Economic Development (OPED) office is to provide:

  • assistance for established local businesses,
  • encourage new business growth, coordination and support for the Planning and Zoning Board of Appeals and the Code Enforcement Officer (CEO),
  • administration and support of various local, state and federal programs that benefit the community,
  •  writes grants and administers the grants for a variety of projects, administers the Town's Revolving Loan Funds.


The Code Enforcement Officer (CEO) ensures:

  • that the minimum levels of public safety, health, and welfare are maintained; as they are affected by land use and development and by building construction and maintenance, 
  • administers all Town adopted building and construction codes, and applicable State adopted planning and land use statutes.


 Office of Planning

416 West Main Street

Fort Kent, ME  04743

(207) 834-3507

Fax  (207) 834-3126