2019 MAP Awards Nomination Period is Closed

The nomination period closed on Friday, April 19, 2019. Award announcements will be made at the annual meeting and conference on May 17, 2019. 

Awards are given in the following categories: 

  • Professional Planner of the Year 
  • Citizen Planner of the Year 
  • Project or Program of the Year 
  • Plan of the Year 

In addition to the four annual awards, MAP honors planners that are retiring for a lifetime of service to the profession and to the State of Maine. 

Questions about MAP Awards can be directed to Carol Eyerman, Board President and Awards Committee Chair.


Past Award Winners

2018
Plan | West End Neighborhood Master Plan, South Portland, Maine
Project | Maine Flood Resilience Checklist, SMPDC
Professional Planner | Lynne Seeley, Yarmouth, Maine
Citizen Planner | Don Fellows, Town of Lisbon


2017
Plan | Lewiston Legacy
Project | Belfast Rail Trail
Professional Planner | Theo Holtwijk, Town of Falmouth
Citizen Planner | Don Russell, Town of Topsham

Lifetime Achievement Awards | Mark Eyerman, Chuck Lawton, Rodney Lynch, Tom Martin, Frank O'Hara, and Evan Richert


2016
Plan | Falmouth Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan, Town of Falmouth
Project | The Rural Business Development Zone, Land Use Planning Commission (LUPC) & Northern Maine Development Commission (NMDC)


2015
Plan | Bold Coast Scenic Byway Corridor Management Plan, Washington County Council of Governments
Project | River Landing Senior Housing Community, Developers Collaborative and Seacoast Management
Professional Planner | Jane Lafleur