A similar question. I am trying to find the square footage of the jail cells in the local county jail. I have checked with the Oklahoma State Departement of Health who inspects the jails and set many other guidelines for the city and county jails and they tell me the don't have the square footage of the cells. However, they are the ones who determined the jail capacity and for city and county jails that is determined by square footage per cell. So again could I use the open records act to request from them the square footage? They referred me to the county commissioners when I asked who had the floor plans for the jail with the square footage and they have not responded yet.
I would prefer not to give the county. Wouldn't the answer be the same for all counties in Oklahoma?
On second thought this is Garfield County in Enid, Oklahoma. I am looking for square footage for each cell in Garfield County Detention Center.
After some thinking I decided to give you the county. See previous post. I think you may have answered question before getting that info. Does it make any difference? Can you tell me anything more?
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