Mission: Partner with local and county government: protecting our heritage and resources, planning for the future and promoting a sound economy for the people of hancock county maine.
Programs: Hcpc provides technical assistance to 38 small towns ranging in size from 38 to 7,741 persons. Specific activities have included the preparation of comprehensive plans, computer mapping, drafting of zoning ordnances, assisting in subdivision application reviews and capital improvement planning. The agency is an information source for a variety of coastal issues such as population, employment, housing, traffic, land use, harbor management and dredging, and flood plan management. This extensive "hands-on" involvement with critical local government issues has made the hcpc staff intimately familiar with the needs of hancock county. The number of individuals benefited are the estimated 54,415 residents of hancock county.