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Supervisors support Detention Center plan

(County backs Regional Detention Center)…The Board of Supervisors held a public hearing on the issue Tuesday.

The Hearing was to consider plans for the Industrial Development Authority of the County of La Paz, Arizona to issue Revenue Bonds in an amount not to exceed $120 million to benefit the construction of the Imperial Regional Detention Center at the Imperial Valley Gateway Industrial Park. The Board voted to support the request. The Regional Detention Center would employ up to 150 people, and carry a payroll of over $12 million.