Detention Center

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After receiving six bids for demolishing the old Juvenile Detention Center in Goshen, the Elkhart County Commissioners have chosen a bid for nearly $1.4 million. 

GOSHEN — Elkhart County Commissioners have chosen a nearly $1.4 million bid for the demolition of the old Juvenile Detention Center.

Commissioners voted Monday to contract with E.T. MacKenzie Co., which submitted a bid of $1.39 million last week. The submission also included a possible $68,335 reduction to the cost if the foundation of the old building were left in place.

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