Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction

NEWS RELEASE 

 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

August 28, 2000

 

COUNTIES RECEIVE STATE FUNDS FOR CONSTRUCTION/REPAIRS OF COMMUNITY BASED CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES

 

COLUMBUS - Reginald A. Wilkinson, Director of the Department of Rehabilitation and Correction (DRC) today announced that $11,710,065 of capital funds will be given to the following counties for Community Based Correctional Facility (CBCF) programs:

The Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction has made a major commitment to Community Based Correctional Facilities. This partnership between the state and counties in Ohio is working well and is providing local sentencing sanctions for Ohio's court systems.

 

For further information please contact The DRC Public Information Office at (614) 752-1150.