Comments for: Lewiston considers ordinance to prevent aggressive panhandling

Posted July 14, 2013, at 6:25 a.m.
Last modified July 14, 2013, at 7:02 a.m.

LEWISTON | Police have seen a few instances of individuals panhandling near the Auburn Walmart and in front of the Lewiston post office downtown. “I wouldn’t say we don’t have panhandling here. We do get complaints,” Lewiston Chief Michael Bussiere said, mentioning the elderly being targeted at the post …

Guidelines for posting on

The Bangor Daily News encourages comments about stories, but you must follow our terms of service.

  1. Keep it civil and stay on topic
  2. No vulgarity, racial slurs, name-calling or personal attacks.
  3. People who harass others or joke about tragedies will be blocked.
The primary rule here is pretty simple: Treat others with the same respect you'd want for yourself. Here are some guidelines (see more):

Similar Articles