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July 10, 2013

State approves $20 million for Ivy Tech campus in Anderson

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ANDERSON, Ind. —

Ivy Tech officials have been planning for new construction at the Anderson site as far back as 2007, when the Indiana General Assembly gave them the authority to start preparing for it. In 2009, lawmakers approved bonding authority for the project.

“I know there have been times in recent years when it has seemed like this project was stuck in neutral and we couldn’t get the previous administration to give final approval for it,” Austin said.

“But persistence has paid off, and the benefits from today’s decision will pay off for many years to come,” the legislator concluded.               

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