Date: 
Mar 18, 2015

In 2013 New Hampshire approved $38 million to build a new women's prison in Concord.  At a budget hearing Tuesday, Department of Corrections officials announced that the prison is now estimated to cost $58 million.

Date: 
Jul 10, 2015

Gov. Maggie Hassan may have vetoed the state budget proposed by legislators in June, but she signed the capital budget bill that funds various construction projects around the state.

women's prison
Date: 
Jul 25, 2017

In response to a lawsuit in 2012, the New Hampshire Legislature approved a new women’s prison in Concord.  That prison will be completed this fall, but the Department of Corrections expects it will be a challenge to fully staff the prison.

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