New Walker County Jail project manager Eddie Smith’s report on the construction of the facility to commissioners this week was brief, with everything headed in a positive direction . . . .
At this week’s Commissioners Court session, commissioners approved a payment of $1,402,972 to the jail construction company Sedalco from budgeted funds. They also approved payment to the jail’s archtectural firm Burns Architecture of $16,000 from budgeted funds.