Joint Law Enforcement Center

Lack of Money
3:41 pm
Thu September 12, 2013

Burlington No Longer Pursuing Building

Burlington Police Department

Burlington has stopped its search for a new home for one of its departments.

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Supervisor Reopens Shared Center Talk
4:05 pm
Wed August 28, 2013

Buying Building a Challenge for Burlington

The headquarters for the Burlington Police Department
Credit City of Burlington

Questions have begun to surface as to whether the city of Burlington will be able to move ahead with plans to relocate its police department on its own.

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Chairman says County Can't Afford It
12:03 am
Wed August 14, 2013

Des Moines County Says No to Facility

Des Moines County Courthouse

It appears the city of Burlington will have to go it alone when it comes to finding a new home for its police department.

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Transit Fees Could Jump in Burlington
9:22 pm
Sat May 25, 2013

Joint Law Enforcement Talks Resurface

Burlington City Manager Jim Ferneau

The talk of a joint law enforcement center in Burlington is starting to rekindle.

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New Home for County Attorney?
10:24 pm
Mon July 30, 2012

Burlington Police Station Future

The Burlington Police Station

City and county leaders understand there are structural concerns with Burlington’s police station on North 3rd Street.

Those concerns led to discussions about a joint law enforcement center that would be shared by Burlington and Des Moines County.

Chairman Tom Broeker says the County Board of Supervisors backed out of the talks because of the potential, multi-million dollar price tag for the project.

The future of the building is back in the news after mold was discovered on the third floor, which houses the Des Moines County Attorney’s office.

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