Maine Dems open Westbrook office


WESTBROOK — The Maine Democratic Party is opening a new office in Westbrook on Friday.

The new office, located at 90 Bridge St., will open Feb. 9 with a ceremony from 1:30-2:30 p.m. Maine Democratic Party Chairman Phil Bartlett will lead the event.

Bartlett will be joined by U.S. Senator Jeff Merkley (D-Oregon), state Rep. Drew Gattine (D-Westbrook), and other Maine Democrats. According to a press release from the Maine Democratic Party, the new Westbrook office is being created to increase the organization’s presence across the state. The organization, which is based in Augusta, has also opened new offices in Brewer and Dover-Foxcroft.