July 25, 2021

Correcting the record

A story published Saturday on Page 1 about the economies of Bangor and Brewer listed the wrong year for the opening of the Bangor Mall. The mall opened in 1978.

In at least two recent stories, the BDN misstated how communities can override TABOR-imposed limits on revenue increases. According to the TABOR proposal, revenue increases must be supported by two-thirds of the members of the legislative body of a quasi-municipal agency or a local district and then be approved by a majority of the voters in that jurisdiction.

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