City Council candidate Donna Todd Rivers would have approved a contract allowing the city to join five towns for negotiations with GE during an expected environmental cleanup along the Housatonic River, but she would have agreed to postpone debate before the council in order to work toward greater consensus on the issue. Her opinion was misstated in Thursday's edition.
The home known as the ‘Flintstone House,' which was leveled by a fire and possible explosion on Thursday, was made of polyurethane foam. The owner's name is Denise A. Barriere. The material and the owner's name were incorrect in Thursday's edition.