Friends of the Maine Center 

”Build it Now, Build it Right” that’s the slogan of a group of civic and business leaders that supports the new Bangor arena.The Friends of the Maine Center are urging the city council to move forward as soon as possible.The group says its economic impact study shows a new arena would create more than 400 jobs.”Twenty-six million dollars in new business anticipated in this region. Half of it right here in Bangor every year after this facility is completed.”Woodward says the bangor business community is ready and waiting for the new arena.