A $230 million expansion at the Coyote Ridge Corrections Center in Connell, Wash., in 2009 included sustainability measures such as solar panels and recycling water.
A $230 million expansion at the Coyote Ridge Corrections Center in Connell, Wash., in 2009 included sustainability measures such as solar panels and recycling water. AP
A $230 million expansion at the Coyote Ridge Corrections Center in Connell, Wash., in 2009 included sustainability measures such as solar panels and recycling water. AP

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