Monthly Archive: January 2013

Jan 07

Muriel Wright Lights

The lights of the Muriel Wright Center made sense when it was a juvenile jail.  As an office building they no longer do.

The Muriel Wright Residential Center, located in Santa Teresa County Park, operated continuously from the 1960s until 2012. It housed and provided rehabilitation services for youth offenders who didn’t need to be held in the traditional “Juvenile Hall”. The closure of the Center in 2012 was not widely publicized. In fact, the County website still …

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