It’s been said that people are always willing to help when there is a tragedy in their community. Recently we brought you the story about donations pouring into the town of Houlton for victims of the March 23rd Mechanic Street fire . The community stepped up to help, but also a group of people who are working in the Houlton area wanted to show their support.
Contractors and Laborers from Miron Construction, a midwestern based company working on the expansion of the Louisiana Pacific Mill in New Limerick also stepped in to make donations. . Many of the Contractors and Laborers are from out of state, but have spent the past year in the Houlton area. Travis Fleis the Project Manager for Miron Construction says when they first heard about the fire, the company, and employees knew they had to help out in any way they can.