1984: County master plan calls for building several new courthouses
to handle growth, involving facilities in the Antelope Valley, Chatsworth, North Hollywood, West Los Angeles, Santa Monica, Pasadena, Whittier and Long Beach.
They'll have to persuade the Legislature that a new courthouse
deserves a higher priority than courthouse
projects in other counties, and they'll have to get county residents to agree that the old building - which is really not so old - needs to be replaced.
The former Worcester County Courthouse
is a lonely place.
The building, which dates to 1916, is one of 15 courthouses
around Texas hoping soon to receive renovation funds from the state government.
As requested, for 33 federal courthouses
completed since 2000, GAO examined (1) whether they contain extra space and any costs related to it; (2) how their actual size compares with the congressionally authorized size; (3) how their space based on the judiciary's 10-year estimates of judges compares with the actual number of judges; and (4) whether the level of courtroom sharing supported by the judiciary's data could have changed the amount of space needed in these courthouses
So it may come as a surprise to learn that where he really enjoys spending time is in the dark halls and dingy courtrooms of the nation's local courthouses
In recent years, with increases in administration space and an enhanced need for security, federal courthouses
have become less public symbols of justice and more like generic office towers.
Justice Department lawyer Paul Clement argued that Commandments displays in courthouses
and other government buildings are permissible because they are not intended to promote religion.
The Lone Star State pays up to 85 percent of the renovation costs, and counties pay the rest for courthouses
50 years old and older.
Nevertheless, in comparison, other courthouses
within the West Midlands are in a far worse state than the courthouse
at Sutton Coldfield.
The Emanuel Celler Courthouse
is one of the central Courthouses
in Brooklyn and has desperately needed renovations for quite some time," commented Joong Lee, Weidlinger's Partner in Charge for the Cadman Plaza Courthouse
At the most basic level, the records of the building, repair, expansion, furnishings, and uses of successive courthouses
from 1843 to 1940 in Union County, North Carolina, will provide the means for exploring an interplay among politics, economic development and material culture in the New South.
The 11th Circuit has a total of four main courthouses
and five branch courts.
a provider of immersive imaging for the Internet, has been chosen by the US General Services Administration (GSA) to provide navigable photographs of federal courthouses
around the US using its IPIX virtual tour technology.
To help determine the frequency and nature of incidents in the nation's courthouses
as well as the effectiveness of security measures, the International Association of Court Officers and Services, Inc.