Bangor Hydro Electric Company and Maine Public Service Company are preparing for Hurricane Sandy. The two companies are working together to cover both service territories and deploy crews to support each other if needed. Officials encourage residents to make sure they have flashlights with working batteries, a radio, and a supply of fresh waster. Bangor Public Works is asking for your help keeping storm drains clear. To report a storm related problem in Bangor call Public Works at 992-4500 and to report a power outage, you can head to BangorHydro.com or call 947-2414.