Reno County officials met Monday with Treanor Architects and came up with this timeline for the new jail approved by voters earlier this month.
May 14 – Architects present updated schematic design to County Commission, then go into design development stage.
Aug. 6 – Much more detailed design presented to County Commission. Architects then begin work on blueprints and construction documents.
Nov. 12 – Construction documents completed and project is put out to bid by sub-contractors that will work with JE Dunn Construction, the construction manager.
Dec. 19 – Bids returned and opened.
January or February 2014 – Construction begins.
Summer 2015 – Jail completed after 18-month construction period.
Next 30-60 days occupied by staff training and testing of systems.
Late Summer/Early Fall 2015 – Inmates transferred to new jail.
-Ken Stephens, This or Anarchy