For decades, Wright County has struggled to deal with the growth of the county, the increase need for services and the small footprint of the current courthouse. Space studies have been done several times over the last two decades, departments have moved into different buildings (human Ssrvices and the sheriff’s department/jail facility) and space has been revamped with the moving of different departments from one location to another.
With the courts moving out of the courthouse when its new building is completed adjacent to the Law Enforcement Center on the outskirts of Buffalo, a plan needs to be in place how to best optimize the space that is going to open up. At the May 3 meeting of the Wright County Board of Commissioners, the first step in that process began.
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