Overcrowding Solutions
(09/14/2010)

While the U.S. economy remains in flux and correctional agencies run on bare-bones budgets, new construction and renovation projects are a difficult sell for the public, despite a pent-up demand in some areas for new facilities.

Instead of turning to large-scale correctional projects, some jurisdictions are finding savings and efficiencies with quick-installation temporary and permanent structures. The case studies below highlight an emerging trend that is serving the immediate needs of counties straining to manage overcrowding and healthcare issues.

  

Innovation in Tight Times

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