Cost to move Municipal Court estimated at about $45,000
May 3, 2016
The Sweet Home City Council voted 6-0 to begin collecting construction bids to move Sweet Home Municipal Court into Sweet Home Police Department.
The move will cost an estimated $45,393, according to figures collected by Police Chief Jeff Lynn.
The Administration and Finance Committee has been exploring the idea of moving the Municipal Court to improve security and provide reduce crowding for court, moving out of the modular building that once housed the Police Department. The 20-year-old building is in need of some repairs.
The city purchased the building in 1996 when the Police Depart...