In a recent post, we announced that some bench plaques were missing from the benches. The town had removed them for safekeeping as they were doing some work in the area. We are pleased to announce that the plaques are … Continue reading
New & Noteworthy
Recently, some landscape work has been done along part of the Marginal Way. In order for this work to be accomplished, the town removed several benches, and have since replaced them where they were. In the process, the plaques that … Continue reading
Native plants are those species that either arrived in Maine without human intervention, perhaps thousands of years ago, or originated here. Non-native species were brought intentionally for horticultural or other uses, or came accidentally in ships’ ballasts, crop seed or … Continue reading
It was a glorious sunshiny day, the last Saturday in May. There were small groups of walkers on our Marginal Way enjoying the explosion of pink sea roses, the blue sky, the sound of the ocean, and the wonderful smell … Continue reading
Maintenance of The Marginal Way
A Partnership that worksOgunquit, by virtue of its Town Charter, is obligated to maintain the Marginal Way. It is assisted in this effort by the Ogunquit Marginal Way Committee and the Marginal Way Preservation Fund, Inc. (MWPF).
The MWPF, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, has established a permanent endowment fund to aid the town with grants to help defray the costs associated with major renovation projects to maintain and preserve the Marginal Way.
Soon after announcing our "Virtual Deed" donor program, dozens of Marginal Way friends ordered their customized, framed "Virtual Deeds" to a favorite spot along the Marginal Way in Ogunquit. Give a Virtual Deed to someone you love. Mail us a check for $200 (or use Paypal). Include the name of your loved one (or in honor of someone) and the vicinity or Parcel Number (a birthdate?) that you want "conveyed."
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