Will the electric grid be increased and how might that affect residents?

Increasing the electrical grid is not necessary. No EMF (electromotive force aka radiation) harmful to humans or animals is anticipated to be emitted. The amount emitted will be significantly lower than the overhead power lines that already sit in the easement north of the property.  

There is no plan to utilize solar energy in this project. 

There is no plan to utilize wind power in this project.

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1. Why do we need to build a new facility?
2. What will happen to the current Jail?
3. Have any developers shown interest in purchasing the current Jail site?
4. Has the City of Fort Wayne shown interest or plans for the downtown location?
5. Why do you purchase this location for construction?
6. How will the existing building on Meyer Road be used?
7. Will the electric grid be increased and how might that affect residents?
8. Will there be a cell tower constructed?
9. What are plans for the storm water runoff with such a large footprint?
10. How will the construction affect wetland areas and wildlife?
11. Why should Sunnymede bear the burden of double the current downtown capacity?
12. How does the Jail effect the neighborhood?
13. Neighbors don't want to look at the jail facility.
14. Will this location create a strain on the New Haven Police Department?