The Katahdin Area Recovery & Expansion (KARE) grants is a program designed to strengthen and diversity the Katahdin area economy and has been in place since 2009. Brookfield Renewable Energy funds this program on an annual basis in $75,000 increments for each mill (GNP East and West) that is not operating.
These grant are governed by a joint board made up of the Millinocket Town Council, East Millinocket Selectmen and Medway Selectmen and is administered by the Town of Millinocket administration.
For information regarding these grants please contact Angela Cote at 207-746-3376.
Click here for the grant guidelines and application.