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Future Jail Information

Future Cross County Detention Center

JAIL EXTERIOR

New Jail Exterior View

JAIL FLOOR PLAN

New Jail Floor Plan

 

For answers to any questions regarding the new jail, please send an email to the county judge by clicking on this link and including JAIL in the subject line: Email County Judge 

  • Current Status of project, as of August 1, 2021: The new jail is still on target to complete a few weeks ahead of schedule. An open house is being planned for the public to view the new facility sometime in September. 
  • Current Status of project, as of April 14, 2021: Jail project is still ahead of schedule and with all changes we are still $3,295,725.00 under budget.
  • Current Status of project, as of January 22, 2021:The building is in the dry and is still about two weeks ahead of schedule. The HVAC unit will be tested in early February.
  • Current Status of project, as of November 10, 2020:
    The project is still about two weeks ahead of schedule. The roofing structure may be finished in December, almost one month ahead of the original schedule.
  • Current Status of project, as of April 15, 2020:
    Excavation and Dirt Work have been completed
    Pad for the building has been started
    Soil Samples have been complete
  • Current Status of project, as of February 15, 2020:
    Land Survey has been completed
  • The timeline for the project is:
    June 19, 2019 - Facilities Review Committee Meeting
    Late July 2019 - Design-Development Review Meeting
    Early November 2019 - Signed and sealed drawings will be finalized
    Mid to late January 2020 - Construction bids will be received
    Late February 2020 - Begin construction
    September 21, 2021 - Expected completion of project with building turned over to the County