KITTERY, Maine — The town's new Climate Adaptation Committee is seeking members to help find options to make Kittery more resilient in the face of risks associated with warming temperatures and rising seas.
The committee will make recommendations for ordinances, policies, projects and objectives to address actions to make town properties safer and more energy efficient. The committee will collaborate with surrounding communities and the state on climate adaption matters, and provide a report one year after its forming, and every five years thereafter to the Town Council on progress and accomplishments
The committee will also establish and coordinate work with three subcommittees: Built and Natural Landscape Impacts, Energy Efficiency, and Public Health and Safety.
Membership applications are due by March 19 at 5 p.m. To apply, complete the application on the town website and return it to Karen Estee in the town clerk's office at Town Hall or via email at email@example.com.