Governor Brown says his proposal cut back spending on some planned projects. That means construction for the highly anticipated new Shasta County Courthouse won't receive state funding under the current budget proposal.
(Scheduled to open Fall 2016) Merced County spans 1,935 square miles, so building a full-service courthouse in Los Banos, with room to expand, assures residents have access to justice within a reasonable distance for years to come. More
While Santa Clara and Tehama counties celebrated new courthouse openings in October, funding for the proposed new courthouse in El Centro remained in limbo, its only hope is legislative action to restore it.
Sacramento Mayor-elect Darrell Steinberg squeezed into a fourth-floor corridor of Sacramento County’s downtown courthouse with a gaggle of judges, bailiffs and court staff Tuesday morning before grabbing a seat atop a ventilation unit. A few feet away stood another group of county jail inmates headed to their court hearings.
The opening next year of the new Superior Court building in downtown San Diego has been delayed, court officials said. The $555 million, 22-story building at the corner of Union and C streets was to be completed at the end of this year. Construction began in February 2014.