New Mental Health Facility Chosen Over New Jail In Unanimous Vote By Santa Clara County Supervisors

In a unanimous vote on Tuesday, the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors reinforced its commitment to build a new mental health facility instead of a new jail, but the path will not be easy.

In October, the board voted to halt reconstruction plans on the now-demolished Main Jail South and instead replace jail cells by focusing on mental health needs of residents.

Read the full article on CBS 5 KPIX: New Mental Health Facility Chosen Over New Jail In Unanimous Vote By Santa Clara County Supervisors.

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