VI. Bibliography


Town Sources:

Annual Financial Report - Town of Scarborough - June 30, 1994

Reports Required by Government Auditing Standards and the Single Audit Act - Town of Scarborough - June 30, 1994

Scarborough Annual Report 1994

Town of Scarborough, Program of Municipal Services, 1 July 1993 - 30 June 1994, Final Budget as of January 1994

Update of the Scarborough Comprehensive Plan 1994

Zoning Ordinance - Town of Scarborough - June 1995

Newspaper Articles:

"Bill OK'd for $339m To Expand State Land", Boston Globe

"Fast-growing Standish Plans to Levy Charge on New Homes", Portland Press Herald

"Judge Upholds Edgartown Development Curb", Boston Globe

"Petitioner Grabs Maine's Attention", Portland Press Herald

"Ricci: Zone Plan too Restrictive", Portland Press Herald

"Tax Breaks Gain Popularity in Attracting New Business", Portland Press Herald, March 18, 1996

"The Tax Cap is Back and Still a Bad Idea", Maine Sunday Telegram, February 4, 1996


American Farmland Trust, "Conservation is a Community Investment", Brochure, Washington, D.C..

American Farmland Trust, "Cost of Community Services Resources", Washington, D.C..

American Farmland Trust, Does Farmland Protection Pay? The Cost of Community Services in Three Massachusetts Towns, Washington, D.C., June 1992

American Farmland Trust, Is Farmland Protection a Community Investment? How To Do a Cost of Community Services Study, Washington, D.C., Spring 1993

Arendt, Randall (et al), Dealing with Change in the Connecticut River Valley: A Design Manual for Conservation and Development, Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, Cambridge, MA 1993

Brighton, Deb, "Open Land, Development, Land Conservation and Property Taxes in Maine's Organized Municipalities", Draft, Ad Hoc Associates, Salisbury, VT 1995

Brighton, Deb, "The Effect of Land Conservation on Property Tax Bills in Six Vermont Towns", The Vermont Land Trust, Weston, VT 1994

Brighton, Deb,"The Tax Base and The Tax Bill", Ad Hoc Associates, Salisbury, VT, 1990

Burrows, Tracy (edited by), "A Survey of Zoning Definitions",

Crowley, Nathaniel (et al), Keeping Promises: Honoring our Commitment to Education Equity, (Final Report of the Committee to Study Organizational and Tax Issues in Public Schools), Margaret Chase Smith Center for Public Policy, University of Maine, 1995

DeGrove, John, Planning and Growth Management in the States, Lincoln Institute for Land Policy, Cambridge, MA, 1992

Einsweiler, Robert, "Vol. 2: Bibliography of Academic and Professional Literature on Growth and Growth Management", Working Paper, Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, Cambridge, MA 1992

Einsweiler, Robert, "Vol.1: Managing Community Growth and Change in Urban, Suburban, and Rural Settings", Working Paper, Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, Cambridge, MA 1992

Fischel, William, "Do Growth Controls Matter? A Review of Empirical Evidence on the Effectiveness and Efficiency of Local Land Use Regulation" Working Paper, Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, Cambridge, MA 1990

Fischel, William, Private Markets, Public Decisions: An Assessment of Local Land-Use Controls for the 1990s, University of Wisconsin Press, Madison, WI 1990

Freedgood, Julia (American Farmland Trust), "Fact Sheet: Farmland Pays its Way; A Review of Cost of Community Services Studies", Washington, D.C..

Howitt, Arnold, "Growth Management in Maine", Working Paper, Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, Cambridge, MA 1993

Institute for Community Economics, The Community Land Trust Handbook, Rodale Press, Emmaus, PA 1982

Kenlan, A. Jay, "Current Trends and Issues in Land Use Regulations", Abell, Kenlan, Schwiebert, and Hall, P.C., Rutland, VT

Land Trust Alliance, Appraising Easements - Guidelines for Valuation of Historic Preservation and Land Conservation Easements, Washington, D.C. 1991

Land Trust Alliance, "Economic Benefits of Land Protection", Washington, D.C., 1994

Land Trust Alliance, "Land Use Planning; Roles for Land Trusts", Washington, D.C. 1994

Levy, John, "Zoning: The Economics of Land Use Regulation", Essential Microeconomics for Public Policy Analysis (Ch.11), , Westport, CT, 1995

Maine Coast Heritage Trust, "Conservation Easements in Maine", Brochure, Brunswick, ME

Maine Coast Heritage Trust, Conservation Options: A Guide for Landowners, Brunswick, ME 1994

Maine Coast Heritage Trust, "Technical Bulletin #112 - The Positive Economics of Conservation", Brunswick, ME, June 1991

Maine Municipal Association, "Property Tax Burden Indicators for Municipalities in Maine", Augusta, ME 1995

Malme, Jane, "Preferential Property Tax Treatment of Land", Working Paper, Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, Cambridge, MA 1993

Melious, Jean, Land Banking Revisited: Massachusetts Breaks the Mold, Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, Cambridge, MA

Morris, Marya, "Farmland Pays Its Own Way", American Planning Association March 1993

Natural Resources Council of Maine, Sprawlstoppers - Strategies To Help Prevent Development Sprawl in Maine Communities, Augusta, ME

Natural Resources Council of Maine, various back issues of newsletters: "Maine Environment", "Maine Growth Management" and "Traveling and Growing Smart", Augusta, ME

Natural Resources Council of Maine, Working Landscapes - Are We Zoning our Farmland, Forestland, and Wildlife Habitat out of Existence?, Augusta, ME

Stanak, Edward, "Act 250", District Environmental Commission #5, Montpelier, VT 1993

Stocker, Frederick (edited by), A Look at State and Local Tax Policies - Past Trends and Future Prospects, Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, Cambridge, MA 1991

Trust for Public Land, Doing Deals - A Guide to Buying Land for Conservation, San Francisco, CA 1995

United Way of Greater Portland, A Profile of Cumberland County's Children, Portland , ME 1995

Youngman, Joan, Legal issues in Property Valuation and Taxation: Cases and Materials, International Association of Assessing Officers, Chicago, IL, 1994


Creation Date: October 3, 1996
Jeremy Wintersteen, P.O. Box 8, Scarborough, Maine 04070