Brewer News

Brewer News


WATER LINES FLUSHED 2017

The City of Brewer Water Department will begin its Spring Flushing program on Monday April 24, 2017 and continue through Monday July 31, 2017. The flushing process may cause some temporary discoloration of the water customers receive, but is essential in maintaining a clean distribution system. The Brewer Water Department would like to thank our […]

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BDN Letters to the Editor – Fighting drug addiction

In 2016, drug overdoses claimed the lives of 378 Mainers, a nearly 40 percent increase over the previous year. In response, Mainers are stepping up to support their neighbors who are struggling with addiction through organizations like the volunteer-run Bangor Area Recovery Network in Brewer.

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Rescuers save man from icy Penobscot under I-395 bridge

BREWER, Maine — A Bangor firefighter wearing a cold-water survival suit and rescuers in an inflatable boat saved an 18-year old Holden man who had jumped from Interstate 395’s Veterans Remembrance Bridge and fallen at least 50 feet into the icy Penobscot River on Wednesday.

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BLIZZARD CLEAN-UP 2017

Due to the recent blizzard it will be roughly two more weeks before all the sidewalks in the City of Brewer are cleared. The Department will be concentrating on the sidewalks along the main roads and around the schools first then continue to work

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