Terre Haute, Vigo Co. leaders meet in executive session to discuss new jail


Thursday city and county leaders held an executive session to talk about the ongoing problems with the jail.   

For more than 3 hours, officials from Vigo County and Terre Haute talked about the future to the community, specifically, the jail. 

The meeting was an opportunity to update new government officials about the lawsuit the county faces over the current Vigo County Jail.  

Officials discussed about where a new jail should be located and what size it should be.  

We talked to several leaders who said the meeting was helpful. 

Officials hope this meeting shows the public that city and county leaders can work together. 

Also, officials at the meeting say that a site for a new jail has not been determined. 

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