Tuesday, June 24, 2008

Sinking Jail

http://www.thetimesherald.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20080624/NEWS01/806240301/1002

The Times-Herald [Port Huron, MI]
24 June 2008

Dispelling the rumors

By MIKE CONNELL
Times Herald

Whatever else you might have heard, St. Clair County's new jail is not slowly disappearing into the muck and mire of a Port Huron Township swamp.

"The building is not sinking," County Administrator Shaun Groden replied when asked about the often-heard rumor. [...]

[Obviously the architect forgot to take into account the weight of the prisoners. -- bc]