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Boone County Cooperative Extension expands in Burlington

The Boone County Cooperative Extension is expanding in Burlington (Provided by Boone County) The Boone County Cooperative Extension is expanding in Burlington (Provided by Boone County)
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BURLINGTON, KY (FOX19) - If you've driven around the intersection of Kentucky 18 and Kentucky 237 in you may have noticed some big changes.

 A new 20,000 square feet enrichment center is under construction near the Boone County Cooperative Extension.
 
Diane Mason, county extension agent, said the new building isn't a replacement of the extension's current facility. Instead, it's an addition with expanded meeting room space, classroom and more.
 
The building has been in development for almost two years at a cost of $7 million that already has been paid.
 
Boone County leaders say the new enrichment center will also have spaces for offices, projects, a cooking lab and more access to the areas farmers market.
 
Work on the new facility began in January and should be complete sometime this Spring.

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