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News In Our Region

Read news and insights about our region.

June 10, 2022- Bill Nemitz: as newspapers cut back on local news, disinformation spreads

May 17 2022- Voice your ideas about the region's transportation future this Thursday

May 6, 2022- Asylum seekers, Gorham-Westbrook-Portland rapid transit, Annual Summit

April 14, 2022- More federal money for transit, PACTS issues "call for projects"

April 5, 2022- Bill Nemitz to be keynote speaker at annual summit

March 18, 2022- Deadline nears for federal funding for local governments and nonprofits

February 16, 2022- More than $8 million in federal funding pandemic relief funding to support our region's transit system

January 24, 2022- Our regions priorities on housing

December 30, 2021- Cumberland County to spend $4.5 million for emergency housing and housing security efforts

December 2, 2021 - Eleven coastal communities team up to mitigate flooding caused by the climate crisis

November 11, 2021 - Federal government to send Maine at least $2.37 billion in infrastructure funding over five years

October 7, 2021- Addressing our regions housing needs

August 25, 2021- What's your question about the future of transportation in our region?

July 26, 2021  -  An advertising blitz on social media, digital and radio features a catchy new song that showcases the benefits of riding public transit

June, 4, 2021 - Our new video celebrates the volunteers and municipal workers who have done so much to help our communities respond to the pandemic and the economic fallout during the past year

April 20, 2021 - New interactive map shows public transit routes to vaccination centers

March 19, 2021 - April forum will focus on stimulus money for local governments 

January 6, 2021 - PACTS allocates $11 million to help transit agencies during pandemic and improve network

December 15, 2020 - Welcome and Congrats! Reception

November 10, 2020 - GPCOG launches Resilience Corps

October 15, 2020 - $33.5 million in grants go to region's small businesses