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Santa Barbara County Takes Key Steps Towards New Jail Complex Needed To Ease Current Overcrowding

Posted on Wednesday, January 16, 2013 7:20am

Santa Barbara County is a big step closer to finalizing a project intended to end its decades long jail overcrowding problem.

County Supervisors approved a number of agreements setting the stage for the construction of a nearly $100 million dollar new jail complex.

KCLU’s Lance Orozco has an update on what’s being called the Northern Branch Jail Project.

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