Antonio Serrano, one of the organizers behind the WyoSayNo campaign against opening a private ICE jail in Evanston, describes the impetus for the fight.
The CoreCivic decision casts doubt on the future of the plan to build an immigration detention center that has divided the community for almost three years.
Uinta County residents confronted their county commissioners over the ICE detention facility proposed for outside Evanston last week, on the same day that Gov. Mark Gordon said the controversial plan is local officials’ call.
In Evanston on Oct. 15, county …
The original request for proposals for a 500-bed jail to hold undocumented immigrants has been upped to 1,000 beds.
In moves not previously revealed to the public, MTC, which brought immigration jail proposal to Evanston, is no longer interested, but CoreCivic is.