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Lee Co. Courthouse getting makeover in time for centennial celebration

Courthouse will get renovations (Source:WALB) Courthouse will get renovations (Source:WALB)
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LEE CO., GA (WALB) -

The Lee County Courthouse will get a makeover before its centennial celebration.

The building will be renovated to meet historical preservation standards. 

On Tuesday night, commissioners accepted a bid of about $450,000 to complete the renovations.

The building opened 99 years ago next month.

The initial cost for the entire construction at that time was around $41,000.  

The county is now making plans for a centennial celebration next summer.

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