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Alabama Corrections expects final price tag on new prison in two months

BY: - June 28, 2023

The commissioner of the Department of Corrections (DOC) told the Joint Prison Oversight Committee Tuesday that he expected a final price tag on a new Elmore County prison in the next two months. Three months after legislators learned the prison could be $350 million more than what they expected, John Hamm said the construction company […]