County digs into Old Hwy 61 site for new jail
April 30, 2021
It is now apparent that the construction of a new jail/justice center will be the most significant Carlton County project since the Carlton County courthouse was built in 1922.
County coordinator Dennis Genereau related that one of the candidates for a new Carlton County auditor/treasurer position shared that observation during the job interviews earlier in the day before the Carlton County Board Adjourned Session Monday, April 26.
With that as a backdrop, Genereau requested permission from the county board to study the costs, strengths and possibilities of a new complex being built next to...