Local leader: Jail committed to the community

By Scott Brideoake
Updated August 1 2018 - 2:36pm, first published 2:30pm
GM Scott Brideoake
GM Scott Brideoake

July has seen an increase in building activity on the new 480-bed expansion to Junee Correctional Centre. Currently there are 200 construction workers on site each day with a high percentage employed from the local area. Junee Correctional Centre currently employs 300 staff, of which 45 per cent reside in the Junee shire.