Community Development Block Grants – CDBG

CDBG Program Year 19/20 Application information is located HERE

Current Committee Members

Helen Archer, Chairman
93 North Bridgton Road

Evan Miller
60 Sunset Road

Nelle Ely
53 Portland Road

Ursula Flaherty
16 Knowles Point Road
(508) 254-6714

Robert J. McHatton Sr.
207 South High Street

Catherine Samuels
14 North Road

Margaret Sanborn
258 Highland Road

Greg Bullard
257 Pond Road
(207) 712-3942

Selectman Carmen E. Lone, Liaison
114 North High Street
Bridgton, ME  04009

The Community Development Committee was formed when the Economic Development Corporation was privately created and the Town’s Economic Development Committee functions shifted to a different focus, that of development within the community.


The Community Development Committee (CDC) acts an advisory committee.  Its mission is to identify and prioritize the goals of Bridgton’s Comprehensive


The Committee shall report to the Select Board at least quarterly, the work and progress they have achieved on various assignments and issues. As an advisory committee, the CDC makes recommendations to the Board for consideration. The Committee may request volunteers to assist their efforts, however such persons are not considered voting members of the Committee. The Committee may request additional authorization from the Select Board for specific activities.


Every member of the Committee shall comply with existing state law and the policies and procedures of the town including but not limited to the conduct and notice of meetings, the Town’s Ethics and Guidelines Policy, conflict of interest laws and the Town Personnel Policies.


Members are appointed by the Select Board on an annual basis, usually in January of each year. The Board may also appoint members during the year as they deem necessary.


The Committee shall hold regular public meetings, be responsible for the creation and posting of all agendas and the creation of the public record of each meeting in accordance with the prevailing state law. Such records shall be forwarded to the Select Board and any other entities they are working with.


The Select Board may amend this Charge and Mission as they deem appropriate.

The Community Development Committee typically meets every other Wednesday at 8:00 a.m. in the Bridgton Meeting Room (upstairs meeting room) in the Municipal Building.

Upcoming Events

Wed 24

Community Development Committee

July 24 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Bridgton ME
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Aug 14

Community Development Committee

August 14 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Bridgton ME
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Aug 28

Community Development Committee

August 28 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Bridgton ME
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Sep 11

Community Development Committee

September 11 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Bridgton ME
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Sep 25

Community Development Committee

September 25 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Bridgton ME
United States