State St. Construction 

Starting Tuesday, Sept. 8th, State St. in Bangor will be getting a makeover.Eastern Maine Health Care is teaming up with with the city of Bangor on a project designed to improve traffic flow and pedestrian safety.The work includes reconstructing the traffic island at the corner of Hancock and State streets, as well as removing and resetting the curb near the bus stop.Bangor Police are urging folks to be careful in that area, and to allow extra time to travel through it during construction.They expect to be finished with the project on Oct. 16th.