Benton County officials concerned about use of fines, fees for courts building

Posted: January 29, 2018 at 1 a.m.

NWA Democrat-Gazette File Photo/BEN GOFF The Benton County Courthouse on the Bentonville square.
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NWA Democrat-Gazette File Photo/BEN GOFF The Benton County Courthouse on the Bentonville square.

BENTONVILLE -- The idea to use court fines and fees to pay for a new Benton County courts building concerns some county officials and those in the judicial system.

What’s next

Benton County’s justices of the peace will resume their discussion of the county’s proposed courts building when the Finance Committee meets at 6 p.m. Feb. 6 in the Quorum Courtroom in the County Administration Building, 215 E. Central Ave. in Bentonville.

Source: Staff report

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