Owens CC receives over $1 million in renovation funding

The funds will allow community colleges to establish new nursing schools, health colleges, and more.

Wood County, Ohio — Editor’s Note: The attached video is from an unrelated story that aired on October 5, 2022.

Rep. Haraz N. Gambari, representing Ohio’s 3rd congressional district, said Monday, Owens Community College Refurbished.

In a statement, Gambari emphasized the importance of educational infrastructure.

“As a member of the House Finance Committee, I oversaw a significant portion of the legislative process for the capital bill responsible for bringing this critical infrastructure to one of our renowned community colleges here in Wood County,” said Ghanbari. says.

The Ohio Board of Trustees, which is responsible for coordinating the state budget, approved the funds on Monday. Funding comes from House Bill 687 and the Capital Budget. According to a press release from Ghanbari, the funds will be allocated to the following improvements to Owens CC.

  • $1.28 million – Renovations to place all health programs in one space to create new nursing schools and health professions.
  • $106,500 – Replacement for HVAC equipment in several areas on campus.
  • $19,700 – Design and architectural renovation of a new center for nursing and health professionals.

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