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Johnson County Jail Proposal Fails
JOHNSON COUNTY, IA (CBS2/FOX28) - Johnson County Justice Center Special Election Results: Proposal Failed with 54% "Yes" vote; 60% Needed to Pass
This is the 3rd time voters did not pass the proposal.
County officials will meet on May 14th to discuss what's next.
Supporters say they intend to bring the issue back to voters, even though construction costs will likely go up.
Johnson County Auditor Travis Weipert says the earliest the Justice Center could land on a ballot is March 2014.