Lafayette Parish Public Safety Complex
The Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office Willow Street Public Safety Complex is a four building, 159,000 square foot development that will feature a 200-Bed Transitional Work Release facility and a 216-Bed Minimum Custody Secure Housing facility. The complex will also be the home of a new Professional Development and Training Center, Video Visitation Facility and includes a 38,000 square foot Warehouse Building. This building will include a central laundry, Inmate Industries, central warehousing, facilities maintenance and processing areas. Designed by Grace & Hebert arhitects, this $24 million facility is expected to take 540 days for completion.
“When complete, these buildings will be the cornerstone of the Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s goal to provide the highest quality and most cost effective public safety services to the growing population of Lafayette Parish”, said Robert T. Ratcliff, Sr., Chairman.
Headquartered in Alexandria, La., Ratcliff Construction Company, LLC, is one of the States largest providers of Design Build, General Contracting and Real Estate Development services. Its roots go back Eighty Five years and it now builds and develops Public and Private Facilities throughout the mid-South with offices in Alexandria, La. and in Dallas, Texas.
About Ratcliff Companies: From planning to site selection, design to construction, Ratcliff works with clients to provide turnkey integrated property development services. We streamline the entire development process to deliver more reliable, efficient and cost effective solutions. The Ratcliff Advantage saves you time and money while delivering dependability, quality and peace of mind from concept to completion.