Today the CDCR and the California Prison Health Care Services (CPHCS) today broke ground on a 1,722-bed inmate medical facility southeast of Stockton, which will strengthen inmate medical care and create thousands of jobs. The ceremony, on the site of the former Karl Holton Youth Correctional Facility, was attended by elected officials, local dignitaries and CDCR and CPHCS officials.

The event highlighted the partnerships between the state and the local community and was a chance to highlight the progress of AB 900. The department is grateful to everyone that attended the event today looks forward to working together as this historic projects becomes operational.