Vinnie’s Bar owner Chris Faurote again appeared before the Adams County Commissioners at their regular weekly meeting Monday afternoon to express his displeasure with the county’s choice of a 1st Street location near downtown Decatur for the construction of a combined jail and superior court complex. This time, he brought reinforcements.
Commissioner Chairman Doug Bauman had begun the discussion on the proposed judicial center by noting there were “no new updates to report this week,” indicating discussions with property owners remained “in the same process” as announced last week. Negotiations with owners of real property in the 1st Street vicinity are continuing, Bauman stated. “We’re still trying to turn the corner.”
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