Forest Avenue In Orono To Close To Replace Culverts 

The Maine DOT will be closing parts of Forest Avenue in Orono on tuesday in order to repair several failing culverts. At least 6 culverts underneath the street need to be replaced.The road will be closed from the Caribou Bog area, to an area west of Taylor Road. The plan is to remove the culverts on tuesday and install the new ones on wednesday.If all goes according to plan the entire project should be completed and the road reopened by wednesday night. All residents will have access to their homes from either Stillwater Avenue or Essex street.