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Commissioners choose new library/conference center site

By Ben Roberts - bio | email

LEE COUNTY, GA (WALB) - Tuesday night, Lee County Commissioners picked a place to build a new library and conference center.

They chose this spot on the westbound side of Highway 82 across the highway from the Lutheran church.  The county studied ten possible sites.

This land isn't the cheapest, but leaders say it has easy access, it's a safe location and it's easy to build on.

The project will cost $5.5 million including road improvements.  This year, the state allocated $2 million for the project.

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