#mepolitics: Harpswell Town Meeting passes motion to allow non-citizen employees and consultants to speak. Now discussing flexible subdivisions.

Town Meeting is now considering the adoption and implementation of flexible subdivisions, which would allow developers more flexibility for lot sizes in exchange for setting aside half of their subdivisions for open green space.

“It’s a win-win situation,” Burr Taylor, a member of the Comprehensive Plan Implementation Committee, said.

Background: Harpswell weighs proposal for flexible subdivisions, more conservation