Downtown revitalization is no mirage in Maine

Revitalization is coming to Maine's downtowns faster and more vigorously than ever before.

Revitalization is coming to Maine's downtowns faster and more vigorously than ever before.

It was only yesterday that we posted about the “Red-hot Maine real estate trend." Today comes a story in the Bangor Daily News that the Maine Legislature is taking notice. Mike Hurley, city councilor, Belfast, Maine:

“One of the great standards of success we have is that young people are coming back to Belfast. They’re coming back — or they’re not leaving. And the downtown is now full.”

Read the full story here.