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City strikes jail agreement with county

The Sunnyside City Council approved an interlocal agreement with the Yakima County Department of Corrections for housing Sunnyside prisoners in the Yakima County jail.

The agreement will cost Sunnyside between $48.75 and $54.75 per inmate per day and is expected to cost Sunnyside about $20,000. The agreement lasts for one year starting on Jan. 1, 2014.

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