Orono Site Locations
Maine Technology Industrial Park
75-acre park at Exit 193 off I-95. Businesses include the Target Technology Center, NexxLynx, Bank of America, Sensor Research and Development, U.S. Postal Service, Black Bear Inn, and offices. Lots still available. Public sewer, public water, 3-phase power, high speed Internet. In a Pine Tree Zone, eligible for tax incentives. Contact Dave Milan, Orono Economic Development Director, 207-866-5051.
Target Technology Center
Looking for more than just office space? Target Technology Center has been serving both start-ups and market tenants for over 15 years. Start-ups have the services of University of Maine’s Incubator Program. Everyone has access to FAST internet, conference rooms, kitchen, photocopying and fax machines. Close to I-95, UMaine, and Downtown Orono. More at http://www.targetincubator.umaine.edu/
Kelley Road Business Park
30-acre park in design and permitting stage, at Exit 191 off I-95, four miles north of Bangor Mall. Being designed with campus setting, ideal for professional, hospitality, medical, technology, and other businesses. In a Pine Tree Zone.
Village downtown that is also UMaine’s downtown – with a popular cluster of restaurants and specialty shops. Riverside trail, Post Office, Library and municipal campus are steps away. The Main Street Historic District leads into Downtown. Class A office space available at University Credit Union Complex.
Three public parking lots. Shuttle bus to campus. The Orono Village Association helps to maintain and promote this special district.
A community shopping center across from the Maine Technology Park at Exit 193 off I-95, with groceries, restaurants, cinema, and services. Space available.
Bangor International Airport has direct and non-stop service to NYC, Philadelphia, Washington, D.C., Detroit, Florida; worldwide connections; minutes from Orono
Highway – Orono is served by two exits (191 and 193) off Interstate 95. Downtown straddles U.S. Route 2.
Concord Coach Lines has daily intercity bus service connecting Orono to Portland and Boston
Public Transit – BAT Community Connector has daily bus service in Bangor metro region, including between Bangor and Orono
Black Bear Orono Express – free public shuttle bus between Downtown Orono and University of Maine campus
Port of Searsport is one of three seaports in Maine, within 40 miles of Orono
Rail – Orono and the Bangor region are served by Pan Am Railways
Communications and High Speed Internet
The Town of Orono, City of Old Town, and University of Maine System have created the Old Town-Orono Fiber Corp. to build the “last mile” connections of Fiber to the Home and Business. OTO Fiber will link the last mile to the “Three Ring Binder” already in place. The dark fiber owned and managed by OTO Fiber will be available for lease to ISPs and institutions on an open access basis. Contact: Belle Ryder, President, firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Big Gig is a partnership between the towns of Orono & Old Town, the University of Maine & Husson University, and Blackstone Accelerates Growth. Its goal is to create a network of people who are looking to make positive change and bring economic impact to our communities. No business or enterprise is too large or too small to get involved!