For Immediate Release – October 17, 2022
Contact: Amanda Smith - Director of Water Quality Management
(207) 992-4470 – email@example.com
City Announces Eligibility Notice for Maine Housing Water Assistance Program
BANGOR - Eligible Maine households may qualify for assistance with their sewer and stormwater utility bills through a federally funded program administered by the Maine State Housing Authority.
This program will provide eligible households with direct funding to the City of Bangor to reconcile past due balances and/or prepay customers’ accounts. Households are eligible for one prospective benefit and a one-time arrearage payment to prevent disconnection or restore service. The program funding is limited and allocated on a first come first served basis.
For more information or to request an application, you may contact the Department of Water Quality at (207) 992-4470. Utility users may also contact Maine Housing Directly by calling (888) 623-6762, emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or visiting their website at www.mainehousing.org/mainewaterprogram.
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