HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Erie County on Thursday received state approval for a community college.
The state Board of Education’s 9-6 vote followed a two-day evidentiary hearing and came three years after the county submitted its plan.READ MORE: Medical Examiner Determines Capitol Officer Attacked During Jan. 6 Riots Died Of Natural Causes
“After years of dedicated time and research and Erie County’s development of important partnerships with community leaders and educators, this is the outcome we’ve been longing for,” county executive Kathy Dahlkemper said in a statement.READ MORE: Stimulus Check Update: Will You Get A Fourth Relief Payment?
“The community college will provide the tools our students need to be successful,” she said.MORE NEWS: Eric Kasperowicz Looks For Settlement With Pine-Richland School Officials After Abruptly Losing Job
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