HUNTSVILLE — If one county commissioner has his way, Scott County will soon reinitiate an effort to find a tenant for the historic Scott County Jail.
Fourth District County Commissioner Rick Russ, who chairs County Commission’s Building & Grounds Committee, on Monday urged his fellow commissioners to consider issuing a request for proposals (RFPs) from parties interested in purchasing or leasing the historic structure.
County Commission last considered selling the facility in 2012, ultimately rejecting an offer from the only suitor.To continue reading, please subscribe to the Independent Herald. If you are already a subscriber, email firstname.lastname@example.org with the name and address to which your newspaper is mailed to receive login credentials. If you are a subscriber who is logged in and believe you are seeing this message in error, please email email@example.com or call 423-569-6343.
The complete story can be found in the Feb. 9, 2017 print edition of the Independent Herald.