Monthly Archives: April 2011

Storm Water fix

Last week, the city of Saco completed their storm water control project along the 10 foot strip of land they own on the west side of our property.  R.J. Grondin & Sons, a large road construction company in southern Maine, … Continue reading

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Kicking the Tires on our project

This just in:  there is small but broad-based cadre of building professionals in southern Maine who are very interested in pursuing green building initiatives.  Each month, Maine Green Building Supply brings together interested architects, engineers, builders, energy auditors, insulators, solar installers, and other … Continue reading

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Environmental Kudos to Saco

What is a home without the community in which it resides?  In past past dealings with the city since we bought our land 3+ years ago, I was always impressed with how friendly and helpful city employees were.  This week … Continue reading

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Too close for comfort

Take a look at these photos, which I received from the Saco River Corridor Commission (the SRCC is chartered by the State of Maine as an overlay zoning regulator to preserve water quality, wildlife habitat, and scenic views along a 500′ wide swath … Continue reading

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