Reduce Severe Overcrowding of the Bannock County Jail
Summary of the bond proposal that includes the Bannock County Jail facility addition and improvements.
- Reduce expansion from 260 beds to an estimated 120-160 beds.
- Take critical steps to ensure that the appropriate population is incarcerated.
- Eliminate the potential for a federal mandate to add beds, update and improve the jail facilities to meet minimum required standards and reduce risk of liability.
- Enable contract with Federal Marshall for increased revenue to Bannock County.