Press Release

Council announces meetings on East-West Highway in Calais and Eastport

EASTPORT, Maine — Sunrise County Economic Council announced recently that it will partner with Cianbro to present a pair of public informational meetings on the company’s proposed East-West Highway project. The East-West Highway corridor is expected to span the state of Maine from Coburn Gore in the western mountains to Calais in the east.

The meetings will be held 2:45-4 p.m. Friday, Jan. 18, in the Band Room at Shead High School, and 5:30-6:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 18, int he Assembly Room, Riverview Hall, at Washington County Community College’s  in Calais. Both sessions are open to the public and free to attend.

To register for one of the meetings, or for information, contact Communications Manager Will Tuell at 207-255-0983 or


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