County hits pause button on courthouse

The Hood River County Board of Commissioners have asked the state Justice Department to put the pause on a courthouse replacement project.

The aging Hood River County Courthouse, built in 1954, drew attention from state and county leaders following a study in 2008 that placed the structure among judicial buildings in the poorest shape statewide, due largely to security concerns and seismic deficiencies.

Source: County hits pause button on courthouse | Hood River News