For Immediate Release
August 9, 2018
Contact: John Theriault, City Engineer
State St. Storm Clean-Up in Progress
BANGOR, MAINE – City crews are in the process of detouring traffic away from the intersections of State, Exchange, and Harlow Streets. Heavy rains combined with ongoing construction have resulted in significant debris in this area. Please seek alternate routes when possible.
Please use caution on roadways with standing water. There are still areas in the City of Bangor that remain without power. If you see a downed power line: stay away, call 911, and Emera Maine. Never touch or attempt to move a downed line.
The City of Bangor, Maine is a service center community of 33,039 residents and is the county seat of Penobscot County. Bangor is the major commercial and cultural center for much of northern and eastern Maine. The City is an equal opportunity employer and service provider. For information on City projects and news, see www.bangormaine.gov.