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Maine Officials Continue Cleanup of Spilled Fuel

| June 12, 2014

GORHAM, Maine (AP) – Maine officials are working to clean up thousands of gallons of fuel that were spilled after a truck crashed in Gorham. The Maine Department of Environmental Protection is helping the Maine Department of Transportation and Gorham Public Works in the cleanup effort on Thursday. A tractor-trailer spilled most of its 9,500 […]

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Funding Awarded To 7 Maine Waste Water Facilities, But It’s Not Enough For Necessary Upgrades

| April 27, 2014

Almost 30 million dollars has been granted to seven Maine wastewater facilities for upgrades to prevent contamination of the state’s waterways. But The Maine Department of Environmental protection says it’s just not enough. Wastewater collection and storm drain systems in Van Buren need upgrades. One of the reasons is to preserve the St. John River. […]

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Town of Washburn and Maine DEP Moving Forward With Mill Pond Dam and Berm Removal

| January 29, 2014

The town of Washburn and the Maine D.E.P. are moving forward with the removal of the mill pond dam and berm after final funding came in last week. On Wednesday, all agencies involved with the project met to make sure they’re all on the same page. Nick Archer, Regional Director of the Northern Maine Office […]

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