Who provides medical assistance for people who are in jail? That is a question the Dane County Board of Supervisors had to answer last week as a contract with a healthcare provider was coming to an end.
The Dane County Jail began to move residents out of the jail and into other county jails today, the start of a project to close the east-wing aging jail on […]
Last week, Dane County Executive Joe Parisi and Dane County Sheriff Kalvin Barrett held a press conference, calling on the County Board to approve a referendum to approve additional funding […]
Earlier this spring, the Dane County Board of Supervisors hit a snag in the Jail Consolidation Project. As the price of labor and materials skyrocketed with inflation, the price tag […]
The plan to build a new jail was first approved in 2019 in an effort to close the aging jail in the City-County Building, as well as the outdated Ferris […]
Earlier today, Dane County Sheriff Kalvin Barrett held a press conference to urge the Dane County Board to approve additional funding to build a new jail. A plan to consolidate […]