Vigo County is confronting a matter of safety and you have a chance to weigh-in.
The public is invited to a public hearing about building a new jail.
Officials will present plans for the jail including location, preliminary design layout and initial cost projections.
Currently, the estimated cost is about 66-million dollars.
But officials say constructing a new jail is the best option, due to structural issues at the current facility as well as the growing inmate population.
The public meeting is Tuesday at 5 PM at Terre Haute City Hall.