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History of Bangor's Water System - One-Day Zoom Event January 19, 2021 4:00 - 5:00 pm Register View Cart

Bangor Water District
In this presentation we will learn about the history of Bangor’s water system from
the 1800’s to the present, including some of the challenges of providing safe
drinking water both in the past and the present.
Prior to 1875 there was no 
public water system in Bangor, and we will learn how water was accessed.
Ms. 
Moriarty will describe the history of the Bangor Water District, which began by using the Penobscot River as Bangor’s water supply. Today, the water
comes from Flood’s Pond in Otis. With 100+ year-old pipes that are beginning to fail, water distribution continues to be a concern in Bangor. 

To register for this event please visit 
penobscotvalleyseniorcollege.org   OR https://pvsc.myrec.com/info/default.aspx
or contact Sheila Krautkremer at 206-659-1359, or smksenior2020@gmail.com

PVSC Members may register for this event at no cost.
A Zoom link will be emailed to you on January 17th.

Guest Presenter: Kathy Moriarty
Kathy Moriarty began her career at the Bangor Water District in August, 1991, as Water Quality Manager. For the past 14 years she has been the General Manager. Kathy earned a BS degree in Biology at Virginia Tech and holds a Maine Water Operator’s license (Class IV Treatment and Class IV Distribution). She has
been active in the Maine Water Utilities Association, Maine Rural Water Association, and she serves as Chair for the Maine Drinking Water Commission. In 2019, Bangor Water District was awarded the New England Utility of the Year award by the New England Water Works Association and in 2014 was awarded the best drinking water in Maine.

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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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