Demolition Work Starts on New Fairfield County Jail

Demolition began on the King’s Furniture building in Lancaster earlier this month in preparation for the new Fairfield County Jail to be built by Lansing, Mich.-based Granger Construction Company.

Ohio’s Fairfield County Jail to Send Out Bid Requests

Plans are underway for the new Fairfield County jail, as bid requests are scheduled to be sent out early this year.

Sheriff and County Commissioner Hope for New Jail in Ohio

Ohio’s Fairfield County is under the microscope, again, as its three jail buildings recently failed a state inspection. The county has not passed a state inspection in 25 years. After decades of failed reviews, Sheriff Dave Phalen is saying it is time for a new facility.