The project began in April 2022 when a site was selected. In May 2022, Gerding Builders was selected as the General Contractor, and Benton County formed a Design Committee of community stakeholders of the future crisis center. Demolition on the site was completed in October 2022, and schematic drawings in November 2022. Design and construction sets were completed in early 2023.
Permitting began in April 2023 and ground was broken in early spring. With construction starting in June of 2023, the Benton County Crisis Center is expected to open for services in the summer of 2024.