An Island Community Confronts Economic Challenges
Isle au Haut, like many small towns in Maine, struggles with remaining a viable year around community. Challenges include an aging population, lack of jobs, and a limited workforce. The town is taking measures to diversify its economy, provide affordable housing, and other measures in order to attract more people to its year around community. A text box is included illustrating the population trends for Maine's year-round island communities since 2010. [images]
Small cities, City planning, Regional planning, Isle au Haut (Me.)
McCarthy,, James author, photographer, "An Island Community Confronts Economic Challenges" (2016). Maine News Index – MaineBiz. 6818.