Comments for: Eastport council mulls Boat School solutions

Posted Aug. 18, 2011, at 12:33 p.m.
Last modified Aug. 21, 2011, at 3:42 p.m.

EASTPORT | City councilors were devastated last month when David Marlow of Maine and Florida backed out of his proposal to convert The Boat School, a nationally known marine education facility, into a world-class luxury yacht manufacturing facility and school. Now, the councilors have a different problem: Two, possibly …


An earlier version of this story gave the false impression that Marlow Yachts' offer to buy the school came after Husson University’s decision in April 2011 that it was not renewing its lease at the school . Marlow Yachts' offer was five months before Husson's announcement.

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