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By DAMON LAWRENCE
The plan sounds good.
The price doesn’t.
Commissioner James Brummett said that was his impression of a re-use study for the old county jail.
The cost to renovate the building was estimated at $696,056.
The price tag, according to SpiritArchitecture’s Scott Rozanski, assumes that the project would go out for bid in July.
“I wouldn’t recommend putting that kind of money in it at this time,” Brummett said.
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