Comments for: Sheriff: Flat funding from state may force layoffs at Penobscot County Jail

Posted July 01, 2013, at 6:38 p.m.

BANGOR | Penobscot County commissioners will hear Tuesday whether Sheriff Glenn Ross will be able to run the jail on flat funding from the state without laying off a dozen people or more. Last week, the Legislature approved over the governor’s veto a budget that funded the consolidated jail …

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