Planning and Economic Development

The Planning & Economic Development (OPED) office primary goal is to provide:

  • assistance for established local businesses,

  • encourage new business growth, coordination and support for the Planning and Zoning Board of Appeals and the Code Enforcement Officer (CEO),

  • administration and support of various local, state and federal programs that benefit the community,

  •  writes grants and administers the grants for a variety of projects, administers the Town's Revolving Loan Funds.


The Code Enforcement Officer (CEO) ensures:

  • that the minimum levels of public safety, health, and welfare are maintained; as they are affected by land use and development and by building construction and maintenance, 

  • administers all Town adopted building and construction codes, and applicable State adopted planning and land use statutes.


 Office of Planning

416 West Main Street

Fort Kent, ME  04743

(207) 834-3507

Fax  (207) 834-3126  

Contact Numbers

Steve Pelletier             Director/Code Enforcement Officer         (207) 834-3507  


Cindy Bouley               Administrative Asst.                                    (207) 834-3507  


Thomas Pelletier         Health Officer                                               (207) 834-3507  

Bruce Labbe                 Plumbing Inspector                                     (207) 834-3507  


Inquiries                        More Information                                       (207) 834-3507  

Fort Kent Town Office

416 West Main Street

Fort Kent, Maine, 04743

Office: (207)-834-3090

Fax: (207)-834-3126

Hours: Monday - Friday

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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