FOR/Maine Coalition – Finalist for the Build Back Better Regional Challenge
The FOR/Maine Coalition has been selected as a finalist in the $1 billion #BuildBackBetter Regional Challenge from the U.S. Economic Development Administration. The challenge is assisting communities nationwide in their efforts to build back better by accelerating the economic recovery from the coronavirus pandemic and building local economies that will be resilient to future economic shocks.
Our coalition of partners, representing a subset of FOR/Maine, is working to accelerate the Northern Forest Bioeconomy through innovation, commercialization, workforce, and community redevelopment. Please see our press release here: UMaine.