Chris Stegman, a member of Thurston Jail Alternatives, said he thinks a building the county purchased several years ago in Mottman Industrial Park could provide short-term relief for jail crowding.
"It's not the ideal long-term solution," he
said, "but it would fix things so the county can begin planning a more realistic solution."Thurston County Regional Justice Center bond issue
: 16,048 in favor, or 38.54 percent; 25,597 opposed, or 61.46 percent.Failed.