Sowela breaks ground on new Arts and Sciences building

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - Officials from Sowela Technical Community College and other area officials gathered Friday afternoon to break ground on the new Arts and Sciences building on Merganser Street.

The new $9 million Arts and Sciences building will add almost 45,000 square feet of space to the main campus of Sowela Technical Community College.

The new development is part of a facilities project passed by the state legislature during the 2007 session.

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