BDN interviews MacRae about significance of federal funding for wastewater system upgrades in Maine

Jean MacRae spoke with the Bangor Daily News for an article about how the recent $1 trillion infrastructure package from the federal government will support wastewater system upgrades in Maine that should reduce the amount of untreated sewage entering streams and rivers. “It is an old problem and one that needs more investment,” said MacRae, an associate professor of civil and environmental engineering at the University of Maine.