RCAP Solutions is the Northeast and Caribbean affiliate of the Rural Community Assistance Partnership (RCAP), a national network of nonprofit organizations working to ensure that rural and small communities through the United States have access to safe drinking water and sanitary wastewater and solid waste disposal.

Maine RCAP Solutions helps support the needs of small drinking water and wastewater systems. Most of our assistance is funded by federal grants. Reach out to discuss your community needs and learn more how RCAP can help:

  • Asset Mapping & Management: GIS enabled maps
  • Community & Leadership Development: board training, forming legal entities, support for start-up activities
  • Compliance & Environmental Health: reviewing compliance orders and negotiating terms of compliance
  • Facilities Development: securing an engineer, siting issues, funding applications and facilitating public meetings
  • Management & Finance: budgeting, rate setting, financial reporting and planning
  • Operations & Maintenance: developing operation manuals, leak detection/water loss audits, & water quality sampling plans
  • Emergency Preparedness & Recovery: preparing VA’s & ERP’s and coordinating disaster response and assessments
  • Source Water Protection: developing source water protection plans, preparing water rights/source approval applications, and delineating watershed/wellhead protection areas
  • Short-Term Projects: resolve a specific short-term problem, planning for future facilites


RCAP Solutions – Maine

Laurie-StevensLaurie Stevens

Regional Director (ME/VT/NH)




Michelle CoadMichelle Coad

Environmental Technician




Wade HansonWade Hanson

Environmental Technician




RCAP Solutions – Corporate Office

Jenna Day

Director of Community Resources




Mark Johnson

Deputy Director of Community Resources





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