CLEANING UP Jail janitorial expenses



Here are 2001 expenses for maintenance and janitorial supplies for some county jails in Northeast Ohio and western Pennsylvania, with the number of beds and inmate populations:
CountyAmountBedsPopulation
Trumbull$138,111280330Columbiana$26,825 190190Portage$12,571218160Mercer$12,650 120180Mahoning $55,000 *557600Lake** $101,773***445400
*467 main jail, 90 minimum security
**The Lake County figure includes items such as mattresses, bedsheets and inmate uniforms, not included for other counties.
***369 main jail, 76 minimum security
Source: County auditors

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