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CGL Companies and US Army Reserve Celebrate New Partnership to Boost Employment Opportunities

CGL Companies and US Army Reserve Celebrate New Partnership to Boost Employment Opportunities

CGL Companies and US Army Reserve Celebrate New Partnership to Boost Employment Opportunities

CGL Companies (CGL), a renowned provider of expert consulting and facility services for public sector clients in civic, justice, higher education, and general government sectors, is thrilled to announce a...

CGL Welcomes Travis Birney to Its Team of Justice Experts

CGL Welcomes Travis Birney to Its Team of Justice Experts

CGL Welcomes Travis Birney to Its Team of Justice Experts

Travis Birney started his career in law enforcement working summers as a detention officer in Dodge City, Kansas, while earning his B.A. from Yale University. He joined the U.S. Border...

CGL Welcomes Rollin Cook to Its Team of Justice Experts

CGL Welcomes Rollin Cook to Its Team of Justice Experts

CGL Welcomes Rollin Cook to Its Team of Justice Experts

Rollin has provided facility leadership in the public safety and corrections market for over 32 years. Rollin’s specific areas of expertise include facility assessment, new facility design, construction and transition,...

CGL Welcomes Wendy Ware to Its Team of Justice Experts

CGL Welcomes Wendy Ware to Its Team of Justice Experts

CGL Welcomes Wendy Ware to Its Team of Justice Experts

Wendy serves as a Senior Vice President with CGL, and is recognized as one of the nation’s leading experts in state and local corrections analysis, forecasting, jail reform, sentencing trends...

CGL Welcomes Jody Mays, AICP, CFM to Its Team of Justice Experts

CGL Welcomes Jody Mays, AICP, CFM to Its Team of Justice Experts

CGL Welcomes Jody Mays, AICP, CFM to Its Team of Justice Experts

"I enjoy collaborating with good folks to solve problems, and there’s no better place for that than CGL." - Jody Mays, AICP, CFM

Steve Carter appointed to board of Clemson Architectural Foundation

Steve Carter appointed to board of Clemson Architectural Foundation

Steve Carter appointed to board of Clemson Architectural Foundation

CGL's Steve Carter has been selected as a board member of the Clemson Architectural Foundation. The CAF has been in existence for almost as long as CGL. The primary mission...

CGL Companies Acquires JFA Associates

CGL Companies Acquires JFA Associates

CGL Companies Acquires JFA Associates

CGL Companies (CGL), the nation’s leading justice consulting and facility maintenance firm, is pleased to announce the integration of JFA Associates (JFA), a renowned criminal justice research and analytical company...

Promoting Resilience in Maintenance Planning

Promoting Resilience in Maintenance Planning

Promoting Resilience in Maintenance Planning

"More than a decade ago, the popular phrase in the design community was sustainable communities through resilient choices. Schools of planning and design (I was on the advisory committee of one at the...

Governor Pritzker Announces Plan For Transformative Capital Investments in Illinois Department of Corrections Facilities

Governor Pritzker Announces Plan For Transformative Capital Investments in Illinois Department of Corrections Facilities

Governor Pritzker Announces Plan For Transformative Capital Investments in Illinois Department of Corrections Facilities

CGL Companies was contracted to develop facilities master plan for the Illinois Department of Correction (IDOC). The goal of this project was to prioritize and identify IDOC’s physical plant needs...

Inmates sleeping on the floors — Wake County is pushing on space limits in jails.

Inmates sleeping on the floors — Wake County is pushing on space limits in jails.

Inmates sleeping on the floors — Wake County is pushing on space limits in jails.

Projections show that Wake County will need to speed up its plan to spend $21.9 million to re-open the detention center annex. And that only solves part of the problem.

Funding becomes biggest question for a new Nueces County Jail

Funding becomes biggest question for a new Nueces County Jail

Funding becomes biggest question for a new Nueces County Jail

In December 2022, for $200,000 Nueces County Sheriff J.C. Hooper contracted CGL Companies to assess the needs of the jail for the physical structure, how it operates and the the...

CGL Companies Celebrates 50 Years of Success and Innovation

CGL Companies Celebrates 50 Years of Success and Innovation

CGL Companies Celebrates 50 Years of Success and Innovation

CGL Companies (CGL), a leading justice consulting and facilities services company, is proud to announce its 50th anniversary.