County jail siting resumes
August 30, 2012
By JAMES EIK
The siting process for a proposed new jail location in Spokane County is beginning once again, after new property was submitted by Spokane International Airport along Geiger Boulevard.
Spokane County Sheriff's Office Lt. Mike Sparber led a brief presentation at the Spokane County Commissioners board room Wednesday, Aug. 22, detailing the process that will come in the next few months.
The initial siting process started around five years ago, with the goal of finding a new facility to replace the aging Geiger Corrections Center, located off the Geiger Boulevard e...