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Courthouse renovation to resume

Published On: Mar 25 2014 11:39:30 AM CDT
Updated On: Mar 25 2014 05:02:08 PM CDT
COURTHOUSE RENOVATIONS
JONESBOROUGH, Tenn. -

A stalled construction project inside one of the region's oldest courthouses is about to resume.

Washington County Commissioners approved spending $150,000 to complete the second floor renovations using a contractor. 

Work has not progressed for more than eight months after several construction issues arose. The county was trying do to the project for $200,000 using inmate labor.

The vote Monday night will not involve inmate labor but instead contractor crews.