Regional technology plan to help communities connect to broadband

DOVER-FOXCROFT — In 2016 the Piscataquis County Economic Development Council (PCEDC) was awarded $120,000 for broadband internet planning from the Office of the Maine Attorney General, with the funds coming from consumer settlements the office reached with several wireless carriers. The monies helped the PCEDC work with Axiom Technologies of Machias to conduct a survey […]

Broadband Update – Community Survey is now live!

Wondering what is going on with Broadband throughout Piscataquis County?

Maine Mountain Soap and Candle Co.

This project was a great demonstration of how improving efficiency in the manufacturing process and creating a path for distributing product, helps our businesses grow their profitability.

2017 Myrick Award Presented to Sue Mackey-Andrews

PCEDC names Sue Mackey Andrews of Dover-Foxcroft as the 15th recipient of the Warren “Pete” Myrick Award.

PCEDC Names Representative Higgins the 2016 “Pete” Myrick Award Winner

The Executive Committee of the Piscataquis County Economic Development Council (PCEDC) has named Representative Norman Higgins as the 14th Recipient of the Warren “Pete” Myrick Award.

Greenville steamship Katahdin awarded $300,000 grant for repairs

The Piscataquis County Economic Council announced that the “Kate,” as the steamship is affectionately known to locals, was awarded a $300,000 Community Development Block Grant from the Maine Department of Economic and Community Development for repairs.