Jail planning shifts into high gear
April 23, 2021
With an end-of-year clock ticking, county officials are digging into the details of what a new Carlton County jail building plan will look like. The county's building committee, court system, finance committee, and the jail steering committee have focused on the project. Now a special Committee of the Whole meets at 2 p.m. on the third Monday of each month to study issues related to a new or expanded jail. The state has set a deadline of July 2023 for the county to have a new facility in place.
In order to call for bids on construction in early spring 2022, the Carlton County Board of Commi...