Bipartisan Infrastructure Law Webinar Series
The Maine Municipal Association and the Governor’s Infrastructure Implementation Committee are holding a series of informational webinars on funding and program opportunities for Maine communities from the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law (BIL) from January 5 to March 2, 2023.
The series will be of particular interest to officials from municipal, county, and tribal governments in Maine, as well as staff from regional planning organizations and other local technical assistance groups. Each session will cover a category of BIL investment, review current projects, explain funding processes, and highlight available and upcoming BIL programs.
The topics addressed during the hour-long session will include transportation, broadband and technology, energy programs and building efficency, and resilience and environmental protection.
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BIL Webinar #1: Transportation
Description: Hear about opportunities to partner with MaineDOT To support important investments in Maine’s transportation systems.
Date/Time: Thursday, January 5, 2023, 1:00pm – 2:00pm
Recording Here: https://youtu.be/KudjFlE_Iyw
Slide Deck Here
BIL Webinar #2: Broadband & Technology
Description: Hear about BIL opportunities to expand the interconnection and economic viability of Maine communities through improved, robust, affordable and universally available high speed internet (broadband) and secure information systems.
Date/Time: Thursday, January 26, 2023, 1:00pm – 2:00pm
BIL Webinar #3: Energy Programs & Building Efficiency
Description: Hear about BIL opportunities to improve energy efficiency in buildings and enable the expansion of affordable, clean energy generation and transmission networks.
Date/Time: Thursday, February 16, 2023, 1:00pm – 2:00pm
BIL Webinar #4: Resilience & Environmental Protection
Description: Hear about BIL programs to strengthen the state's preparedness for storm events, flooding, and wildfires; to build resilience of transportation networks, drinking water and wastewater systems; to mitigate contaminants and pollution; and to improve natural capacity of watersheds and ecosystems.
Date/Time: Thursday, March 2, 2023, 1:00pm – 2:00pm