|Published: 9:18 AM, 12/17/2012
Author: Tommy Millsaps
Source: The Monroe County Advocate
The Monroe County Jail Committee did
not meet in December due to a lack of a quorum, but County Mayor Tim
Yates said he wants the committee to start the New Year focused on
making a decision on the best property site for a jail.
Because of over-crowding at the Monroe
County Jail, the county's Jail Committee is under a directive from
the state to meet each month and make progress toward correcting the
The committee is currently considering
three potential sites for a new jail.
See full story in the Sunday, Dec. 16, edition of The Advocate & Democrat.
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