Tom Fox of the Adams County Probation Department came to the county commissioners' meeting on Monday with a request to put up a protective wall in his department to enhance security and confidentiality.
The department is situated in the superior court building, the onetime city library.
Fox said has gotten tentative estimates from Joe Schwartz and Dave Delong which suggest that the project would cost about $10,000.
Unusually cool late-July weather continues in northeast Indiana and on Sunday, Fort Wayne established a record for the coldest high temperature recorded for July 28, according to the National Weather Service in northern Indiana.
Sunday’s high temperature was 69 degrees, the weather service said, breaking the old record of 71 degrees set on July 28 in 1969 and 1925.
The Decatur weather station recorded a high of 81 degrees on Sunday and an identical high on Monday.
Renee A. Bombka, 51, Decatur, recently pleaded guilty in Adams Circuit Court to possession of a controlled substance, possession of marijuana, and possession of paraphernalia.
She was sentenced by Judge Chad E. Kukelhan to two years in prison, with all but 180 days suspended, to be served on home detention.
She was also given two years of probation, ordered to complete substance abuse counseling, and pay $863 in court costs and fees.