Rep. Steffen announces accessment plan for Green Bay Correctional Insitution

Posted at 5:16 PM, Oct 05, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-06 10:32:16-04

At a news conference Thursday morning, State Rep. David Steffen (R-Howard) announced he has sent a feasibility and cost analysis study to Governor Scott Walker to restore or replace the Green Bay Correctional Institution in Howard.

The cost to renovate the facility is estimated at $140 million. It will take five years or more to replace Green Bay Correctional.

Steffen plans are part of an overall plan to improve Wisconsin's prison system.