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On November 7th 2017 the citizens of Alpena County voted to Construct, Operate, Furnish and Equip a new Alpena County Jail.

This webpage will be used to provide updates on the jail project.

December 5th 2017:

RFQ Architectural Services (RFQ) 


On November 30, 2018 Alpena County requested Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for Architectural and Engineering Services for the new Sheriff’s Office and County Jail.  The deadline for submission was January 3, 2018.

Seven architectural firms submitted Statement of Qualifications (SOQ).

BKV Group

Byce & Associates / Securitecture


Goldberg Group Associates (GGA) & Spicer Group

Granger / DLZ

Hooker Dejong Inc. 

SMRT & R.S. Scott Associates

After reviewing the Statement of Qualifications and hearing presentations from the seven firms the Jail Construction Committee narrowed the finalists to three firms;

BKV Group,

Byce & Associates / Securitecture

SMRT & R.S. Scott Associates