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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: Florida Correctional Institution Men's Unit was established in 1959 a support unit for Florida C.I.-Main Unit, a female facility ( now Lowell C.I.). In 1976 it became a separate facility to house adult male inmates and renamed Marion C.I. In the late 90s Marion was briefly renamed Lowell C.I./Men's Unit and subsequently Marion C.I.. Today Marion C.I. is the parent institution to Marion Work Camp, the Re-Entry Center of Ocala as well as Gainesville Work Camp and Santa Fe Work Release Center in Alachua County.
Total Staff (on 4/13): 414
Facility Profile Information: Last updated 4/13
|Type of Housing Units:|
|Open Bay Housing Units||5|
|Cell Housing Units||0|
|Room Housing Units||2|
|Adult or Youthful||Adult|
|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|
|Hearing Impaired Capabilities||Yes|
Substance Abuse Programs:
Institutional Betterment Programs:
Community Work Squads:
|Dept. of Transportation||Yes||Marion Work Camp, Gainesville Work Camp|
|Public Work Squads||Yes||Marion Work Camp, Gainesville Work Camp|
Service Work Squads
|Yes||Marion Work Camp, Gainesville Work Camp|
|Contracted Work Squads||Yes||Marion Work Camp, Gainesville Work Camp|