Bangor Officials Take steps to Ensure Their Citizens Are Getting Their Minimum Daily Requirement of Mosquitoes


BANGOR, Maine — Bangor city officials and members of the Bangor Area Stormwater Group are hoping to capitalize on the popularity of this weekend’s Bangor Garden Show and promote stormwater awareness and conservation. The stormwater group will give away a free rain barrel during each of its “Soak up the Rain in Maine” presentations at the Bangor Garden Show Friday and Saturday. One 55-gallon barrel made of recycled plastic will be randomly given away at each of the shows, which are at 1 p.m. Friday and 11 a.m. Saturday. There will also be a raffle at the stormwater group garden show display. (read more at the Bangor Daily News)