An Act Regarding the Maintenance of Easements
Sec. 1. 23 MRSA §3026-A is enacted to read:
§ 3026-A. Maintenance of public easements held by a municipality
A public easement held by a municipality must be maintained by the municipality to ensure use and enjoyment in accordance with section 3021, subsection 2.
Sec. 2. 23 MRSA §3028, sub-§1, as enacted by PL 1991, c. 195, is amended to read:
This bill provides that a municipality must maintain a public easement held by the municipality to ensure use and enjoyment in accordance with the definition of a public easement. A municipality must also maintain an easement when a municipality votes affirmatively to make a way an easement for recreational use.