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.