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Changes could be headed to ASU if Senate approves funding

Representative Darrel Ealum talked about changes coming to Albany State and Darton College.

Ealum talked about getting funding to build a fine arts building at Albany State University. He said the present building used by music students was flooded in 1994 and should have been torn down. A new building could give students more space to practice and their own place to hold concerts.

“Its actually by direction of the FEMA , the federal organization that it should be demolished. So we have actually been using a building that was flooded in 1994. We badly need a fines arts,” said Ealum.

Funding for the new building has been passed through the house, but the Senate still must approve it. If it's approved by the Senate then it will go to Governor Nathan Deal's desk to be signed.

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