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Lucas Co., city over $3M apart in jail negotiations
Lucas County Commissioner Pete Gerken said the county needs a $6.75 million annual commitment from the city of Toledo to construct a new jail that would include beds for inmates now serving sentences at the regional jail near Stryker, Ohio. However, the county and the city, which have been battling over criminal justice costs since October, are more than $3 million apart in their negotiations on how to share the costs.

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