New Transit Building heading to Gordon Highway

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AUGUSTA,Ga (WJBF) New construction is coming to the Regency Mall area on the Gordon Highway.

Augusta transit officials are showing off a drawing of the new bus maintenance and administrative office building. The new facility is heading to the old Regency Theater area just west off the mall…The anticipated cost is 12 million dollars. Most of that is coming from federal transit funds.

” “We’re absolutely trying to think of everything we can right now that not only makes this building functional  for now but gives us room to expand and not only  that we’re putting the latest technology that will allow efficiencies  even more efficiencies then what we have in our current operations,” said Pat Stephens Transit Director.

Ground breaking should be Spring of next year, with the building completed in 2018.

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