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Marion Correctional Facility

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P. O. Box 158
3269 NW 105th Street
Lowell, Florida
32663-0158

(352) 401-6400
FAX: (352) 840-5657

E-Mail:
marion.ci@
mail.dc.state.fl.us


Warden:
Steven F. Singer

Chaplain's Office
(352) 401-6400

Florida Department of Corrections

Marion Correctional Institution

County: Marion

Offender Search for this Facility:
Queries may take a long time for facilities with large populations.

Directions: Drive 9.5 miles north of Ocala on SR-25A. Or, from I-75, take Exit 358 (SR-326 East) to first traffic light, turn north and drive approximately 4 miles. The facility is located on the east side of SR-25A.

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Historical Information: This facility was established in 1959 and was designated as Florida Correctional Institution Men's Unit designed as a support unit for Florida C.I.-Main Unit, a female facility. In 1976 it became a separate facility to house 1,051 adult male inmates named Marion C.I. In 1998 it was combined with Florida C.I. In 1999 it was renamed Lowell C.I./Men's Unit and in 2000 to Marion C.I. Marion Work Camp, Gainesville Work Camp and Reentry of Ocala WRC are under the supervision of Marion C.I.

Total Staff (on 7/11):  318

Facility Profile Information: Last updated 8/11
See the general information section for help with terms on this page and other frequently asked questions.

Type of Housing Units:
Open Bay Housing Units 5
Cell Housing Units 0
Room Housing Units 2
Maximum Capacity 1,324
Other Information:
Population Gender Male
Adult or Youthful Adult
Facility Level 4
Self Contained Housing Units Yes
Designated Confinement Space Yes
Custody Grades Close, Medium, Minimum, Community
Medical Grades 1 through 4
Psychological Grades 1 through 2
Wheelchair Capabilities No
Hearing Impaired Capabilities Yes


Academic Programs:

  • Adult Basic Education
  • General Educational Development (GED)
  • Special Education Services
  • Title I Services
  • Volunteer Literacy Program

Vocational Programs:

  • Air Conditioning, Refrigeration and Heating
  • Cabinetmaking
  • Electricity
  • Wastewater/Water Treatment Technologies

Substance Abuse Programs:

  • None at this time

Chaplaincy Services:

  • Worship Services
  • Religious Education
  • Faith Based 12-Step programs
  • FCBI Phase 2 Program
  • Chapel Library Program
  • Holy Day Observance
  • Religious Satellite TV Reception
  • Special Events
  • Weekend Seminars

Institutional Betterment Programs:

  • 100-hour Transition Program
  • Fresh Start Smoking Cessation
  • Band Program
  • Community Preparedness
  • Guides to Better Living
  • Law Library Program
  • Library Program
  • Active and Passive Sports
  • Weight Training
  • Wellness Education

P.R.I.D.E. Assignments:

  • Garment (Marion CI and Marion WC)
  • Corrugated Boxes

Community Work Squads:

Dept. of Transportation No
Public Work Squads No
Interagency Community
Service Work Squads
No
Contracted Work Squads No