Law Enforcement Bond Defeated, New Jail Will Still Be Built


(05/17/2012)
Final results in Red Willow County showed a majority of voters were against placing the construction of a new $5.1 million jail facility outside of the county's existing budget.

Walker County, Texas Begins Preliminary Planning for New Jail


(02/22/2012)
Walker County’s Commissioner’s Court took preliminary steps toward repairing or replacing its jail in mid-February after receiving a feasibility study on its existing facility from Burns Architecture LLC. The county will next organize public forums and invite comments on whether to hold a bond election or issue certificates of obligation.