JEFFERSONVILLE — The Clark County Commissioners and Bigger Clark County Colleges are in talks about a possible lease arrangement that, if entered, is expected to preserve the county not only funds but provide home to mature around at the very least the upcoming 10 years.
On Monday, the commissioners achieved with the Clark County Council for a special workshop to update the council on numerous matters, which include the probable to use the Corden Porter making on Meigs Avenue to house some courts administrative offices when the county workplaces relocate to the new federal government middle below construction at the edge of River Ridge following calendar year.
Clark County Commissioners President Jack Coffman said for the duration of the meeting that Higher Clark is now drawing up a proposed lease agreement for the two-story, 18,000-square-foot making adjacent to the present-day Clark County authorities heart on Court docket Avenue, with an choice to later on acquire it.
If they come to an settlement, the courts’ neighborhood corrections software, juvenile probation office, CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) and Clark County Family Restoration Courtroom would be less than 1 roof close to the courthouse, rather than held in various other leased spaces in the county.
And despite the fact that Coffman didn’t identify the linked lease rate but, he stated it’s a lot less than the around $6,000 the county is or was spending to lease place for these departments now. Household Recovery Court docket has been with no a long lasting house