Aroostook city’s revitalization attracts state and nationwide assist

VAN BUREN, Maine — With phrase spreading about Van Buren’s revitalization efforts, extra statewide and nationwide organizations are stepping as much as give the Aroostook County border city a lift.

A Bangor Every day Information story final month concerning the city’s revitalization efforts generated at the least 4 cellphone calls from teams together with Maine Growth Basis, which needs to revive Van Buren’s standing within the state’s Foremost Avenue program, City Supervisor Luke Dyer stated.

The Foremost Avenue program is a part of the Foremost Avenue America program, which highlights cities and cities throughout the nation as tourism locations.