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Jason Schulte photo The Pierce County Jail turned 43 years old in 2011. A recent building survey described it as "outdated" and "inadequate."

Jail called 'outdated, inadequate' in survey


A recent building summary of the Pierce County Courthouse has confirmed what those who work or visit have known all along:

"Among many physical and operational problems with the facility, the most severe and immediate issues revolve around space needs, efficient operations, accessibility and security," representatives of KKE Architects said.

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Jason Schulte
Jason Schulte has been with the Herald since 2006. He covers County government and anything else that happens in Pierce County on a daily basis.
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