Save Dwight prison: Sign a petition

Save Dwight prison: Sign a petition

There are 10 comments on the The Times story from Feb 24, 2012, titled Save Dwight prison: Sign a petition. In it, The Times reports that:

While the formal process to close Dwight Correctional Center has not started, a petition is available and a community meeting scheduled to rally and educate those against the proposal.

Join the discussion below, or Read more at The Times.

gary b lamb

Stoddard, WI

#1 Feb 26, 2012
save the prison the closing of the prison will end the small town of dwight. many people come from other towns near by and they will also feel the loss
Jain noonan

Ottawa, IL

#2 Feb 29, 2012
If this prison closes there will be so many jobs lost and also will destroy Dwight.
Eric Peterson

Morris, IL

#3 Feb 29, 2012
The DCC is very vital to the Town of Dwight. Keep it open!
Rebecca zappa

Ottawa, IL

#4 Feb 29, 2012
This will destroy the town that I live in. Let's all sign the petition on this.
jason Summers

United States

#5 Feb 29, 2012
If Dcc were to close it would be devastating to towns near and far! Times are hard enough with gas prices, insurance and prices of everything else goin up. Finding a new job could take days,weeks,months or even years in this economy .......therefore it would be devastating! Please keep the Dwight Correctional Center open.
billy shears

Joliet, IL

#6 Mar 1, 2012
between DCC closing and RRD which is probably gonna reduce even more than they have been (printing is a slowly dying profession) Dwight is in a very hurting condition not to mention other nearby towns
Alanna Elimon

United States

#7 Mar 9, 2012
Please close Dwight Prison do me and my family a favor that place is inhumane women are treated like dogs Please close Dwight Prison!!!!
rod blag

La Porte, IN

#8 Mar 19, 2012
dont do it
Linda Sauer

Pontiac, IL

#9 Aug 23, 2012
Please keep the women's prison OPEN.
illinoisisbroke

Joliet, IL

#10 Aug 28, 2012
sorry dwight people.

your days of living off the state are over.

we spend too much money on prisions and the greedy unions.

close the prisions.

cut the staffs.

and as for the jail birds dont let them out early just pack them into cells until they are shoulder to shoulder!

give them bread and water and a bucket!!!!!!!!
if they stay in their cage 24-7 you need fewer guards!!!!!

the state is broke and the prison is gonna close

deal with it!!!!!!

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