Maine Revised Statutes

§1232. Formation; expansion

A community sanitary district is formed in the same manner as a sanitary district under chapter 11, except that the board may not approve an application pursuant to section 1101, subsection 3 unless the board finds that: [2005, c. 556, §4 (NEW).]

1. Facilitate compact growth.  Creation of the district will facilitate cluster developments or other compact growth patterns;
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2. Adequate and efficient.  The district will provide for the creation of an adequate and efficient means of collecting, conveying, pumping, treating and disposing of domestic sewage within the proposed district; and
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3. Feasibility and public interest.  Creation and maintenance of a wastewater collection, treatment and disposal system by the district will be administratively feasible and promote the public health, safety and welfare.
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The boundaries of a community sanitary district may be expanded in accordance with section 1162. [2005, c. 556, §4 (NEW).]

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