The York County Courthouse Site Selection Commission will make a recommendation regarding the site to the Supreme Judicial Court. The following will be among the criteria considered in site selection:
- A location that allows for reasonable access from a major road.
- A parcel of approximately seven (7) buildable acres appropriately zoned for courthouse use.
- A site that would accommodate a building footprint of at least 30,000 square feet, and parking for up to 300 vehicles.
- A site served by public utilities.