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Central Maine Growth Council launches small business grant program

Small businesses, entrepreneurs or sole proprietors in Waterville, Winslow, Fairfield and Oakland needing an infusion of cash because of...

July 14, 2020

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PR: CMGC Launches Regional Small Business Resiliency Grant to Deploy Relief Funding

WATERVILLE – Central Maine Growth Council (CMGC) has opened applications to its Waterville Region Small Business Grant (WRSBG), a new...

July 14, 2020

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Alfond Foundation backs efforts to develop Waterville tech, innovation startups

A grant awarded Bricks Coworking, Thomas College and Tortoise Labs aims to provide training in design, the development of software and...

July 13, 2020

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PR: Bill and Joan Alfond Foundation Grant Funds Innovation-Based Opportunities in Waterville

WATERVILLE – The Bill and Joan Alfond Foundation has awarded grant funding to amplify the growth of Greater Waterville by...

July 7, 2020

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PR: Grantees Announced for Downtown Waterville’s Façade and Building Improvement Grant Program

WATERVILLE, ME, 4/14/2020 – Central Maine Growth Council (CMGC) is proud to announce the successful grantees of its Façade and Building...

April 13, 2020

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Waterville, Bangor gear up for second round of downtown facade grants

The former Emery block at 80 Main St. in Waterville, which now is home to Day’s Jewelry, was awarded a 2019 facade grant and restored...

February 27, 2020

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Colleges Invest So ‘What’s the Town Like?’ Gets an Upbeat Answer

A number of small schools like Colby, in Maine, are hoping to improve off-campus amenities by helping to revitalize downtowns. Miller...

February 25, 2020

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PR: Applications Open for Downtown Waterville’s Façade & Building Improvement Grant Program

WATERVILLE, ME, February 25, 2020 – Central Maine Growth Council (CMGC) has opened the application process for the second cycle of its...

February 25, 2020

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Colby College gets ‘remarkable’ naming gift for future downtown Waterville art center

The Paul J. Schupf Art Center at the heart of the city will be named for longtime art collector and Colby benefactor, Paul J. Schupf. Colby...

April 23, 2019

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Waterville, Fairfield facade programs offer matching funds for building improvements

Waterville grants have been awarded for business improvements, but Fairfield still is accepting applications for a facade and marketing...

April 12, 2019

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