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Honorable Sherry Geisler - Round Valley Justice Court

Round Valley Justice Court Dedication
August 24, 2011

History of the Building

The building was built during the Great Depression. Construction was started about 1934 using Work Progress Administration (W.P.A.) labor. Rock Masons Alejandro Chavez and Evaristo Silva used native
stone to construct the twenty-bed facility, which finally opened in 1939. The addition to the north end of the building was built in the mid- 1950’s and the addition to the south end was added in the early-1980’s.

The building has housed many offices throughout the years. Included are the Superintend of Schools,
Motor Vehicle Division, NACOG, Little Colorado Behavioral Health Center, Sheriff’s Sub-Station, Apache County Juvenile Probation, and the Round Valley Justice Court and Springerville/Eagar Magistrate Courts.

In March 2010, Apache County Building and Maintenance Department workers along with DOC inmates began construction to remodel the building, which was completed in April, 2011.

The building now proudly houses the Round Valley Justice Court and the Springerville/Eagar Magistrate Courts.

The Honorable Sherry Geisler, Presiding Judge, Round Valley Justice Court, Eagar Magistrate Court, and Springerville Magistrate Court
The Reverend Luke Gallagher, Life In Christ Fellowship, Eagar, AZ. American Legion Post 30, Honor Guard, Springerville, AZ.
The Honorable Donna J. Grimsley, Presiding Judge, Apache County Superior Court. Delwin Wengert County Manager, Apache County
Fred Martin, Director of Building & Maintenance, Apache County Steve Udall, County Attorney, Retired, Apache County
R. John Lee, District III Supervisor, Apache County The Honorable Rebecca Berch, Chief Justice, Arizona Supreme Court
Ribbon Cutting.....The Honorable Sherry Geisler and Round Valley Justice Court Staff
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