Van Buren Police Station Groundbreaking Ceremony Rescheduled

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The Van Buren Police Station groundbreaking ceremony that was originally scheduled for March 3 has been rescheduled for Thursday (March 6) at 10 am, according to a news release put out today.

State and local representatives, along with city officials, with gather at 804 Fayetteville Rd on the site of the new Van Buren Police Station to officially kick off construction of the $3.6 million facility.

Construction will start at the conclusion of the ceremony.

The new facility, along with the remodel of the existing building on the property, will be a combined space of approximately 21,000 square feet. Construction is scheduled to last approximately twelve months. It was funded by a portion of the special election investment initiative from July 10, 2012.