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6/23/03

County One Step Closer To Building New Jail

Lubbock County has taken additional steps toward the construction of a new jail. Monday County Commissioners approved the contract with the Architecture Firm, Rosser International. The price of the jail is now about $82 million, down from $83 million.

County Commissioner James Kitten says the new jail should be complete by late 2006. Though the actual groundbreaking is still about a year away.

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