JONESBOROUGH, Tenn. -

A stalled construction project inside one of the region's oldest courthouses is about to resume.

Washington County Commissioners approved spending $150,000 to complete the second floor renovations using a contractor. 

Work has not progressed for more than eight months after several construction issues arose. The county was trying do to the project for $200,000 using inmate labor.

The vote Monday night will not involve inmate labor but instead contractor crews.