Comments for: State to close Machiasport prison next month

Posted May 19, 2017, at 10:31 a.m.
Last modified May 19, 2017, at 6:32 p.m.

Layoffs at the state’s juvenile detention facility in South Portland also were announced Friday.


An earlier version of this story misidentified the legislative committee that has voted in favor of keeping Downeast Correctional Facility open for another two years.

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