Cruise ship reductions coming to Bar Harbor, Maine, but the debate isn’t over yet

Bar Harbor will limit the number of cruise ships and passengers under a new agreement reached with the industry, but the years-long debate over congestion in the downtown isn’t over.

The Bar Harbor town council took a series of 5-2 votes Tuesday night, first in favor of the plan itself, and then authorizing the town manager to draft formal agreements with the cruise lines.

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