NEWS LL Bean $1.5M (2)

ACADIA NATIONAL PARK, MAINE – SEPT. 18, 2022 — Visitors disembark off an Island Explorer shuttle at the Jordan Pond House in Acadia National Park on Sunday, Sept. 18, 2022. (Photo by Lily LaRegina/Friends of Acadia)

BAR HARBORL.L. Bean has pledged $1.5 million to support operation of the Island Explorer bus service over the next five years, Friends of Acadia announced this week.

That is a 50 percent increase over the company’s previous annual contributions.

NEWS LL Bean $1.5M (1)

A young Island Explorer passenger looks at a route map while riding a bus this year. PHOTO COURTESY OF LILY LAREGINA/FOA

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