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Wiregrass Georgia Tech groundbreaking ceremony

Tina Anderson Tina Anderson
Cook County and Wiregrass Georgia Tech leaders breaking ground on the new addition at the college's Cook County Campus. Cook County and Wiregrass Georgia Tech leaders breaking ground on the new addition at the college's Cook County Campus.
Area where the new addition will be built. Area where the new addition will be built.

Wiregrass Georgia Tech is growing.

Today, Leaders from the college and Cook County gathered at the Wiregrass Georgia Tech Workforce Development Center in Cook County to break ground on a new 8,000 square foot addition.

The Workforce Development Center already covers 14,000 square feet, but the college's president said that isn't enough to allow the college to serve the community.

"You can't do everything you need to," said Tina Anderson, President of Wiregrass Georgia Tech. "You can't have the labs, we can't serve the businesses with the labs we have here. We needed this to do what we wanted to do for Cook County," Anderson continued.

The is expected to be completed sometime next year. 

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