County, State Differ On Court Security

LAKEPORT, Calif. — State officials have indicated they will not place screening equipment on the fourth floor of the Lake County Courthouse even though the county sheriff said the facility’s current screening procedures are not stringent enough.

Geothermal Plans In The Works for Courthouse

NEWTON, Iowa — Jasper County Supervisors are weighing options for the replacement of the Jasper County Courthouse’s aging heating and cooling system.

Extra Courthouse Funds Approved

AUSTIN, Texas — The Travis County Commissioners Court recently approved construction funding and discussed building operations regarding the new courthouse and administrative offices on Lavaca Street.

Courthouse Project Seeking Local Contractors

Four local companies are among the pre-qualified trade contractors who will be considered to coordinate the various jobs associated with construction of the new $30 million San Benito County Courthouse in downtown Hollister.

Calif. City Debates Courthouse Location

California’s Administrative Office of the Courts hosted a public meeting to hear comments on the environmental impact report being prepared for the proposed construction of a new courthouse.

N.C. County Resurrecting Historic Courthouse

Plans were recently introduced to rebuild the historic Chatham County Courthouse will that was severely damaged in a fire last year.

Cobb Co. Approves Extra Courthouse Funds

Cobb County Commissioners in Georgia recently approved additional funds for the installation of security equipment in the county’s new $63 billion Superior Court building.

Calif. Architectural Firm Wins AOC Courthouse Project

Architectural firm Moore Ruble Yudell has been selected to design the new Santa Barbara Criminal Courthouse, the Administrative Office of the Courts announced.

Courthouse Will Be First Historic Net-Zero Building

The General Services Administration unveiled renovation plans for the 92 year-old Wayne Aspinall Federal Building and Courthouse in Colorado to make it the first net-zero historic landmark building.

$272.9 Million Courthouse Goes for LEED Gold

By Sameea Kamal
The new Stockton, Calif. courthouse will include several sustainable features — enough to qualify for LEED Gold.