Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction
ANNOUNCES $2.2 MILLION FEDERAL GRANT FOR OHIO JAILS
(December 17, 2002)
— Governor Bob Taft today announced that four Ohio counties will receive a
portion of a $2.2 million grant for the construction or renovation of
The funding was made available through the Federal Government’s Violent
Offender/Truth-In-Sentencing grant program and will be administered by the Ohio
Department of Rehabilitation and Correction.
pleased that these federal funds will help us in our efforts to maintain and
provide safe and adequate jail facilities,” Taft said.
following counties will receive funds:
Andrea Dean, DRC Public Information Office, at (614) 752-1150; or
Andrews, Governor’s Office, at (614) 644-0957.