JSIP History and Timeline

Pre-JSIP Program

  • Three bond measures to construct new corrections facility defeated over 15 years - the last in 2015

2017-2019: Phase 1 - Assessment

  • Board of Commissioners instruct staff to conduct an in-depth assessment of the county's criminal justice system
  • Contract awarded to CGL, a consulting firm, to conduct Assessment
  • Assessment published, January 2019

2019-2022: Phase 11 - Predesign

  • Develop Program Plan, including governance/team/stakeholders, goals/objectives/strategy, financial, timeline, community engagement and communication
  • Develop preliminary program recommendations, including pretrial services, data collection and evaluation, crisis resource center, and a community advisory committee
  • Develop Request for Proposal for Predesign services
  • Contract awarded to DLR, a consulting firm, to conduct Predesign
  • Predesign launched February 2020 (see Supporting Document below for PDF of Predesign Timeline)
  • Public Health and Safety Local Option Levy Renewal May 2021
  • CJSI bond measure May 2022

2022-2027: Phase 111 - Implementation

  • Select architects and contractors
  • Construction begins late 2022/early 2023
  • New facility occupation 2025 - 2027
  • Monitor and evaluate new and ongoing programs, and overall criminal justice system