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2/24/2017 Local News
Pickens County Holds Ground Breaking For New Pickens County Jail

Pickens County Holds Groundbreaking For New Pickens County Jail



On Friday, February 24, Pickens County officials celebrated a groundbreaking ceremony for the new Pickens County Jail to be constructed at 701 South Catherine Street in Pickens. The new 316-bed facility will provide greater capacity to safely and efficiently house inmates, as well as offer added safety measures for law enforcement officers. The construction process is projected to take approximately three years.