Friday March 31st, 2023 6:30AM

Habersham voters will decide $31.7-million jail bond issue

By Rob Moore Reporter
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CLARKESVILLE — The Habersham County Commission will let the public decide whether the county issues nearly $32 million in bonds to fund a new jail. 

At Monday night’s meeting the commission voted unanimously to place the issue on a Nov. 5 ballot. 

The $31.7 million would finance construction of a 314-bed jail to keep pace with the county’s growth.

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