When Governor Mills vetoed LD 1708, the popular bipartisan bill to let Maine voters decide in November 2021 whether to replace CMP and Versant with a local nonprofit consumer-owned utility, Mainers were disappointed but not surprised. Her veto is a call to action: we’re taking the proposal directly to voters in November 2022 through Maine’s Citizen Initiative process.

Volunteer to help gather signatures this fall or donate–together we’ll show the foreign-owned underperforming corporate profiteers the door and take back our grid!