Lee County is seeking state permission to replace the current sewer system at its jail.
The Lee County Board of Supervisors has signed off on the county borrowing up to $650,000 to expand the jail to accommodate more female inmates.
Lee County wants to collect more money from the people who use its jail the most.
It appears Lee County has come up with a way to pay for a planned expansion of the county jail.
Lee County is moving ahead with plans for a roughly $500,000 expansion of its jail.