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July 16, 2007

Albany - A property exchange between Dougherty County and Phoebe Putney Hospital could bring you a new recreational opportunity.

Commissioners approved swapping the current EMS headquarters at the corner of Jefferson Street and Second Avenue for about 12 acres of land at the corner of Jefferson and 8th Avenue.

The county may use that land to build a tennis center. EMS will remain in their current building next to Phoebe through 2009.

By then, the new EMS headquarters at Palmyra and 8th Avenue should be complete.

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