Whatcom County Executive Jack Louws, right, lays out a possible plan to divide and spend the revenue from a yet-to-be-approved sales tax that would be used to pay for a new Whatcom County jail. Louws spoke during a meeting of the Jail Stakeholder Workgroup on Friday.
Whatcom County Executive Jack Louws, right, lays out a possible plan to divide and spend the revenue from a yet-to-be-approved sales tax that would be used to pay for a new Whatcom County jail. Louws spoke during a meeting of the Jail Stakeholder Workgroup on Friday. Samantha Wohlfeil swohlfeil@bhamherald.com
Whatcom County Executive Jack Louws, right, lays out a possible plan to divide and spend the revenue from a yet-to-be-approved sales tax that would be used to pay for a new Whatcom County jail. Louws spoke during a meeting of the Jail Stakeholder Workgroup on Friday. Samantha Wohlfeil swohlfeil@bhamherald.com

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