New Macon County Jail Site Construction Moving Along

Recent weather setbacks hasn’t hampered construction progress at the new Macon County jail site.

The foundation for the new offices are in place for the new jail that will house the county clerk and county commissioners as well as the inmates. There will also be an outdoor walkway that connects the courthouse to the jail so inmates can walk to and from court. The administrative and court buildings are being renovated and should be open a few months prior to the jail opening. Construction is expected be finished by this summer.