On Monday, May 14 th , we are anticipating the beginning of the Jail Wall Construction. If you are not familiar with this project, the cement block retaining wall behind the Jail facility is going to be replaced with new solid concrete wall. This is going to require some extensive construction in the area and disrupt normal parking & travel behaviors in the upper entrance for the Jail, DA’s office and parking garage areas.
ELLSWORTH — The Hancock County Jail’s fire detection monitor is outdated and needs to be replaced.
A broken bunk in one of the cells needs to be reinforced with steel.
Those are two problems the Hancock County Commissioners learned about during the board’s annual tour of the jail Tuesday.
Hancock County Commissioners Offer Scholarships for Secondary Education to Hancock County Unorganized Territory Residents
A Scholarship Program has been implemented by the Hancock County Commissioners and designed to offer scholarships for secondary education to residents of the Hancock County Unorganized Territories.
ELLSWORTH — A program to help former Hancock County Jail inmates with substance abuse issues find jobs got a boost Tuesday from the Hancock County Commissioners.